Review: could Type 2 diabetes cause Stomach upset?
Summary: Stomach upset could be caused by Type 2 diabetes, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Hypertension, and take Byetta.
We study 76,415 people who have Type 2 diabetes from FDA and social media. Among them, 5,087 have Stomach upset (Nausea and vomiting). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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On Apr, 15, 2014: 76,415 people who have type 2 diabetes are studied. Among them, 5,087 (6.66%) have Stomach Upset. They amount to 0.60% of all the 848,817 people who have Stomach Upset on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have type 2 diabetes and experienced Stomach upset * :
|Stomach upset||70.31%||29.69% |
Age of people who have type 2 diabetes and experienced Stomach upset * :
|Stomach upset||0.02%||0.02%||0.12%||0.65%||3.06%||11.32%||27.77%||57.07% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Stomach upset||0.00%||90.00%||10.00%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (757 people, 14.88%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (145 people, 2.85%)
- Diabetes mellitus (143 people, 2.81%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (122 people, 2.40%)
- Blood cholesterol (120 people, 2.36%)
- Pain (116 people, 2.28%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (102 people, 2.01%)
- Blood pressure (99 people, 1.95%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (96 people, 1.89%)
- Depression (96 people, 1.89%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Byetta (3,731 people, 73.34%)
- Lantus (818 people, 16.08%)
- Victoza (784 people, 15.41%)
- Aspirin (766 people, 15.06%)
- Glucophage (707 people, 13.90%)
- Actos (696 people, 13.68%)
- Glipizide (523 people, 10.28%)
- Metformin (517 people, 10.16%)
- Amaryl (478 people, 9.40%)
- Avandia (424 people, 8.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (3 months ago):
Problems digesting food, bowel irregularity, blood in feces, blood from bowel, extreme bruising, reoccurring acid reflux, fatigue and muscle pain which interrupts physical exercise program.
From this study (1 year ago):
Have not taken Metformin for 3 days when Vomiting and Diarreha came on suddenly.
From this study (5 years ago):
Notice in the drug list that several drugs are necessary to counteract the effects of other drugs, e.g., I have moderate sleep apnea. That started me on Dexedrine, which was replaced with provigil to stop the crash after the dex wore off. But, now I use Ambien because the provigil dose that will do away with sleepiness keeps me awake more than 16 hours, etc.
Byetta sometimes causes nausea. So, I find myself craving starches to settle my stomach, which raises my glucose level (Type 2 diabetic), which partically negates the purpose of the byetta.
Too many drug interactions.
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