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Would you have Water retention (Fluid Retention) when you have Type 2 diabetes?





Summary: Water retention is found among people with Type 2 diabetes, especially people who are female, 50-59 old, also have Type 2 diabetes mellitus, and take medication Avandia.

We study 495 people who have Water retention (Fluid 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, Victoza, Glipizide, Janumet. (latest reports from Type 2 Diabetes 92,762 patients)

Water retention

Water retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, primary pulmonary hypertension, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis.(latest reports from Water retention 17,802 patients)

On Nov, 27, 2014: 495 people who have type 2 diabetes and Water Retention are studied.

Trend of Water retention in type 2 diabetes reports

Gender of people who have type 2 diabetes and experienced Water retention * :

FemaleMale
Water retention58.25%41.75%

Age of people who have type 2 diabetes and experienced Water retention * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Water retention0.00%0.00%0.00%0.20%2.77%10.28%25.89%60.87%

Severity of the symptom * :

n/a

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (347 people, 70.10%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (263 people, 53.13%)
  3. Hypertension (35 people, 7.07%)
  4. Diabetes mellitus (22 people, 4.44%)
  5. Blood cholesterol (16 people, 3.23%)
  6. Blood cholesterol increased (14 people, 2.83%)
  7. Dyslipidaemia (10 people, 2.02%)
  8. Cardiac disorder (9 people, 1.82%)
  9. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (9 people, 1.82%)
  10. Atrial fibrillation (8 people, 1.62%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Avandia (234 people, 47.27%)
  2. Actos (129 people, 26.06%)
  3. Byetta (128 people, 25.86%)
  4. Lantus (92 people, 18.59%)
  5. Aspirin (92 people, 18.59%)
  6. Lasix (81 people, 16.36%)
  7. Furosemide (69 people, 13.94%)
  8. Lipitor (68 people, 13.74%)
  9. Glucophage (65 people, 13.13%)
  10. Humalog (48 people, 9.70%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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