Review: Atenolol and Metformin drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Atenolol and Metformin. It is created by eHealthMe based on 7,408 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Atenolol (latest outcomes from 82,513 users) has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Metformin (latest outcomes from 100,457 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 7,408 people who reported to have interactions when taking Atenolol, Metformin are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Atenolol (atenolol)
- Metformin (metformin hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Atenolol, Metformin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||978|
|Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)||848|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||559|
|Blood Glucose Increased||501|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||459|
|Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)||455|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Atenolol, Metformin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Hypoglycaemia (deficiency of glucose in the bloodstream)||26|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||23|
|Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)||19|
|Cardiac Failure Congestive||15|
|Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)||13|
|Lactic Acidosis (low ph in body tissues)||13|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :n/a
Top co-used drugs for these people * :n/a
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Atenolol (atenolol) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Metformin (metformin hydrochloride) is often used to treat diabetes. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Atenolol is used in:
- Metformin is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Atenolol alternatives:
- Metformin alternatives:
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