Review: could Type 2 diabetes mellitus cause Flatulence?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 19, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 76,368 people who have Type 2 diabetes mellitus. Among them, 766 experience Flatulence. See who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Type 2 diabetes mellitus
Type 2 diabetes mellitus (latest reports from 217,827 patients) are typically treated by Metformin Hydrochloride, Metformin, Januvia, Glipizide, Actos, Janumet.
Flatulence (flatus expelled through the anus) (latest reports from 116,675 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, depression.
On Feb, 19, 2014: 76,344 people who have type 2 diabetes mellitus are studied. Among them, 766 (1.00%) have Flatulence.
Gender of people who have type 2 diabetes mellitus and experienced Flatulence * :
Age of people who have type 2 diabetes mellitus and experienced Flatulence * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (55 people, 7.18%)
- Diabetes mellitus (26 people, 3.39%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (24 people, 3.13%)
- Blood triglycerides increased (22 people, 2.87%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (16 people, 2.09%)
- Multiple allergies (12 people, 1.57%)
- Blood cholesterol (12 people, 1.57%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (11 people, 1.44%)
- Weight decreased (11 people, 1.44%)
- Atrial fibrillation (10 people, 1.31%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Byetta (511 people, 66.71%)
- Victoza (201 people, 26.24%)
- Lantus (103 people, 13.45%)
- Actos (99 people, 12.92%)
- Glucophage (92 people, 12.01%)
- Glipizide (86 people, 11.23%)
- Avandia (81 people, 10.57%)
- Amaryl (73 people, 9.53%)
- Aspirin (73 people, 9.53%)
- Glyburide (58 people, 7.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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with Metformin I have stomach problems. if I lose body fluids I drink pedialyte I take metformin for type 2
I have taken more than 4 Met. prescribed because high blood sugar at times.
I have Black out suddenly or have spells of blackout with shacking and jerking.
I come to in a few seconds. (what happen I ask) They tell me I was uncontrolably jerking and making puffing sounds with my month.
My Heart can be racing 159/92 or as low as 78/41 but comes back to normal 120/70 range in about 5 min.
This started 1 year ago this March. Have been through every test from ears,blood,heart,thyroid,stomach medicines removed.
Now the only thing I still take every day is the metformin could that cause blackout/seziers? if you take when body fluids are low or take to much at a time?
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