Would you have Water Retention when you have Type 2 Diabetes?


Water retention is found among people with Type 2 diabetes, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Avandia and have Hypertension. We study 654 people who have Water retention and Type 2 diabetes from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes can be treated by Metformin hydrochloride, Metformin, Januvia, Glipizide, Glimepiride (latest reports from 177,340 Type 2 diabetes patients)

Water Retention

Water retention has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 35,387 Water retention patients).

On Oct, 22, 2016

654 people who have Type 2 Diabetes and Water Retention are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Water retention when you have Type 2 diabetes?

Gender of people who have Type 2 Diabetes and experience Water Retention *:

  • female: 58.01 %
  • male: 41.99 %

Age of people who have Type 2 Diabetes and experience Water Retention *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.2 %
  • 10-19: 0.2 %
  • 20-29: 0.4 %
  • 30-39: 2.17 %
  • 40-49: 9.88 %
  • 50-59: 27.67 %
  • 60+: 59.29 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Hypertension (35 people, 5.35%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (24 people, 3.67%)
  • Fluid Retention (18 people, 2.75%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (16 people, 2.45%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (15 people, 2.29%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Avandia (214 people, 32.72%)
  • Actos (128 people, 19.57%)
  • Byetta (109 people, 16.67%)
  • Lantus (95 people, 14.53%)
  • Metformin Hcl (87 people, 13.30%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Weight Increased (203 people, 31.04%)
  • Dyspnoea (141 people, 21.56%)
  • Cardiac Failure Congestive (127 people, 19.42%)
  • Oedema Peripheral (93 people, 14.22%)
  • Blood Glucose Increased (92 people, 14.07%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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