Milk thistle and Metformin drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Milk thistle and Metformin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Milk thistle and Metformin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 168 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Milk Thistle

Milk thistle has active ingredients of milk thistle. It is often used in fatty liver. (latest outcomes from Milk thistle 1,564 users)

Metformin

Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin 183,350 users)

On Feb, 07, 2017

168 people who take Milk Thistle, Metformin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Milk thistle and Metformin drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • dizziness
  • abdominal discomfort
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspepsia
  • hypertensive crisis
  • pyrexia
  • cerebral haemorrhage
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • diplopia
  • influenza
1 - 6 months:
  • myalgia
  • neutropenia
  • pyrexia
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • depressed level of consciousness
6 - 12 months:
  • onychomadesis
1 - 2 years:
  • dysstasia
  • myalgia
  • peripheral swelling
  • product odour abnormal
  • abasia
2 - 5 years:
  • sepsis
5 - 10 years:
  • cerebral haemorrhage
  • diplopia
  • metastases to central nervous system
  • muscular weakness
  • pyrexia
  • thrombocytopenia
  • vertigo
10+ years:
  • sepsis
not specified:
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • diarrhoea
  • asthenia
  • insomnia
  • pruritus
  • decreased appetite
  • drug ineffective
  • anaemia
  • pain

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • diarrhoea
  • fatigue
  • myalgia
  • drug ineffective
  • insomnia
  • asthenia
  • encephalopathy
  • foot fracture
  • pain
male:
  • fatigue
  • anaemia
  • asthenia
  • decreased appetite
  • diarrhoea
  • renal failure
  • renal tubular necrosis
  • abdominal tenderness
  • febrile neutropenia
  • hepatic enzyme increased

Most common drug interactions by age *:

30-39:
  • hepatic enzyme increased
  • asthenia
  • blood pressure decreased
  • dyspnoea
  • generalised erythema
  • infusion related reaction
  • tachycardia
  • thyroid cancer
40-49:
  • androgen deficiency
  • calcium deficiency
  • emotional distress
  • fatigue
  • foot fracture
  • neuropathic arthropathy
  • osteoarthritis
  • osteoporosis
  • ulna fracture
  • upper limb fracture
50-59:
  • diarrhoea
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • cellulitis
  • abasia
  • abdominal discomfort
  • anxiety
  • blood glucose increased
60+:
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • nausea
  • insomnia
  • anaemia
  • fall
  • muscular weakness
  • renal failure
  • renal tubular necrosis

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Milk thistle (milk thistle) is often used to treat liver disorder. Metformin (metformin hydrochloride) is often used to treat diabetes. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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