Urocit-k and Metallic taste - from FDA reports


Metallic taste is reported only by a few people who take Urocit-K. We study 422 people who have side effects while taking Urocit-k from FDA. Among them, 3 have Metallic taste. Find out below who they are, when they have Metallic taste and more.

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On Dec, 14, 2017

422 people reported to have side effects when taking Urocit-k.
Among them, 3 people (0.71%) have Metallic taste

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Could Urocit-k cause Metallic taste?

Gender of people who have Metallic taste when taking Urocit-k *:

  • female: 33.33 %
  • male: 66.67 %

Age of people who have Metallic taste when taking Urocit-k *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Quit Smoking (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Insomnia (1 person, 33.33%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Arthritis (1 person, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Lunesta (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Lisinopril (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Chantix (1 person, 33.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Tongue Discoloration (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Middle Insomnia (1 person, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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