Would you have Irritability when you have Diabetes?


Irritability is found among people with Diabetes, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Metformin and have Hypertension. We study 460 people who have Irritability and Diabetes from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Diabetes can be treated by Metformin hydrochloride, Metformin, Lantus, Januvia, Glipizide (latest reports from 273,845 Diabetes patients)


Irritability has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, hepatitis c, pain, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 37,098 Irritability patients).

On Oct, 24, 2016

460 people who have Diabetes and Irritability are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Irritability when you have Diabetes?

Gender of people who have Diabetes and experience Irritability *:

  • female: 61.84 %
  • male: 38.16 %

Age of people who have Diabetes and experience Irritability *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.17 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 2.64 %
  • 30-39: 4.11 %
  • 40-49: 17.6 %
  • 50-59: 36.36 %
  • 60+: 38.12 %

Severity of Irritability *:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 87.5 %
  • severe: 12.5 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Hypertension (141 people, 30.65%)
  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (77 people, 16.74%)
  • Blood Cholesterol (70 people, 15.22%)
  • Depression (65 people, 14.13%)
  • Pain (59 people, 12.83%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Metformin (115 people, 25.00%)
  • Chantix (95 people, 20.65%)
  • Simvastatin (81 people, 17.61%)
  • Metformin Hcl (72 people, 15.65%)
  • Zyprexa (66 people, 14.35%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Fatigue (139 people, 30.22%)
  • Headache (120 people, 26.09%)
  • Blood Glucose Increased (116 people, 25.22%)
  • Insomnia (115 people, 25.00%)
  • Nausea (114 people, 24.78%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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