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Review: Atenolol and Metformin

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Atenolol and Metformin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 7,569 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Atenolol (what 82,668 Atenolol users reported?) has active ingredients of atenolol. It is used in high blood pressure.

Metformin (what 100,768 Metformin users reported?) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is used in type 2 diabetes.

On Sep, 11, 2014: 7,569 people who take Atenolol, Metformin are studied

Atenolol, Metformin outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Atenolol (atenolol)
- Metformin (metformin hydrochloride)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Atenolol is effective100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
28.57%
(2 of 7 people)
55.56%
(5 of 9 people)
42.86%
(6 of 14 people)
48.65%
(18 of 37 people)
42.86%
(18 of 42 people)
72.73%
(24 of 33 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
Metformin is effective0.00%
(0 of 3 people)
15.38%
(2 of 13 people)
47.06%
(8 of 17 people)
50.00%
(15 of 30 people)
59.46%
(22 of 37 people)
44.44%
(12 of 27 people)
35.29%
(6 of 17 people)
33.33%
(1 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Renal Failure AcuteVomitingDiabetic KetoacidosisDiabetic Foot InfectionVomitingHypoglycaemiaAnxietyNausea
ThrombocytopeniaAbdominal PainChest PainSkin UlcerDehydrationDepressionDepressionBlood Glucose Increased
Suicide AttemptBack PainDehydrationCellulitisStaphylococcal SepsisCholelithiasisRenal Failure AcuteRenal Failure Acute
AnuriaBlood Glucose IncreasedStaphylococcal SepsisOsteomyelitisDiabetic KetoacidosisHypertensionCardiac Failure CongestiveDyspnoea
BradycardiaDehydrationVomitingHyperkalaemiaNauseaDiabetes MellitusInfectionMyocardial Infarction
HypoglycaemiaRenal ImpairmentPulmonary EmbolismWeight DecreasedDyspnoeaLactic AcidosisHypoglycaemiaFatigue
Intentional OverdoseHyperkalaemiaPainRenal Failure ChronicAbdominal Pain UpperDysmenorrhoeaFatiguePain
Transaminases IncreasedRenal FailureDizzinessEpistaxisDiarrhoeaCardiac Failure CongestiveChest PainDizziness
HeadacheMyocardial InfarctionAcute Prerenal FailureHyperhidrosisLethargyPulmonary EmbolismCoronary Artery DiseaseWeight Decreased
Cystitis HaemorrhagicNauseaMenorrhagiaDysstasiaCholecystitis ChronicMyocardial IschaemiaCoronary Artery RestenosisVomiting

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Atenolol is effective52.78%
(38 of 72 people)
51.39%
(37 of 72 people)
Metformin is effective42.86%
(33 of 77 people)
47.14%
(33 of 70 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
NauseaMyocardial Infarction
Blood Glucose IncreasedBlood Glucose Increased
Renal Failure AcuteDyspnoea
FatigueRenal Failure Acute
Lactic AcidosisNausea
VomitingPain
Weight DecreasedCardiac Failure Congestive
DyspnoeaAnxiety
DizzinessAsthenia
DiarrhoeaDizziness

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Atenolol is effectiven/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
23.81%
(5 of 21 people)
21.43%
(9 of 42 people)
27.91%
(24 of 86 people)
42.05%
(37 of 88 people)
Metformin is effectiven/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
14.29%
(1 of 7 people)
23.81%
(5 of 21 people)
14.63%
(6 of 41 people)
22.58%
(21 of 93 people)
38.37%
(33 of 86 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Neonatal Respiratory Distress SyndromeLeukopeniaHypotensionType 2 Diabetes MellitusType 2 Diabetes MellitusRenal Failure AcuteNauseaNausea
Premature BabyGranulocytopeniaHypoglycaemiaWeight IncreasedNauseaDiabetes MellitusBlood Glucose IncreasedRenal Failure Acute
Jaundice NeonatalLactic AcidosisDiabetes Mellitus Inadequate ControlChest PainType 2 Diabetes MellitusMyocardial InfarctionBlood Glucose Increased
Hypoglycaemia NeonatalConvulsionGallbladder DisorderAnxietyChest PainPainDyspnoea
Foetal Cerebrovascular DisorderMetabolic AcidosisCholecystitis ChronicPainLactic AcidosisCardiac Failure CongestiveMyocardial Infarction
Placental DisorderBradycardiaSomnolenceDiabetes MellitusRhabdomyolysisVomitingAsthenia
Foetal Growth RestrictionDepressed Level Of ConsciousnessMetabolic AcidosisDyskinesiaDyspnoeaAnxietyFatigue
Drug Exposure During PregnancyIntentional OverdoseAbdominal PainDepressionNauseaDepressionDiarrhoea
Foetal Growth RetardationComaSuicide AttemptFatigueMyocardial InfarctionFatigueDizziness
Muscular WeaknessSuicide AttemptGastrointestinal DisorderGastrooesophageal Reflux DiseaseFatigueDizzinessWeight Decreased

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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