Review: Zetia and Lantus
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Zetia and Lantus. It is created by eHealthMe based on 1,033 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Zetia (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of ezetimibe. It is used in high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, hyperlipidaemia, diabetes.
Lantus (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of insulin glargine recombinant. It is used in diabetes, type 1 diabetes mellitus , type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes.
On Oct, 20, 2013: 1,033 people who reported to have interactions when taking Zetia, Lantus are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Zetia (ezetimibe)
- Lantus (insulin glargine recombinant)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Zetia, Lantus:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|2||Dyspnoea (difficult or labored breathing)||176|
|3||Hypoglycaemia (deficiency of glucose in the bloodstream)||167|
|5||Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||125|
|6||Blood Glucose Increased||116|
|8||Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)||89|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Zetia, Lantus:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|1||Myositis (inflammation of the muscles)||4|
|3||Colon Cancer Stage Iv||3|
|4||Myopathy (a muscular disease in which the muscle fibers do not function)||3|
|5||Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone)||3|
|6||Metastases To Lung (cancer spreads to lung)||3|
|7||Metastases To Liver (cancer spreads to liver)||3|
|8||Metastases To Adrenals (cancer spreads to adrenal gland of kidney)||3|
|9||Angina Unstable (chest pain due to ischemia of the heart muscle- unstable)||2|
|10||Diabetic Retinopathy (damage to the retina caused by complications of diabetes)||1|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus
- Blood cholesterol increased
- Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Heparin sodium injection
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By MaryKay: I have ibs, diabetes, dizziness and balance problems and sciatica. my doctor has just prescribed medrol for me for my sciatica and spinal stenosis. is this going to be ok for me?
(for a 76 year old woman who has Sciatica, Spinal Stenosis, Spondolithesis, Neuropathy, Dizziness, Diabetes Mellitus, Anxiety, Apprehension, Feeling Uptight, Jitters, Stress, Stress And Anxiety, Tension, Depression, and takes Levothyroxine Sodium, Diovan, Evista, Atenolol, Celebrex, Pravastatin Sodium, Zetia, Indapamide, Prilosec, Aspirin)
I have been suffering from IBS since July 15. I am not on anything for it now because I tried taking Bentyl and it made me SO DIZZY I couldn't take it. I went on line and found "helpforibs.com" and it has helped me a lot. Anyway, I now have some sciatica and some problems with some neuropathy and ...
(Number of patients like MaryKay: 17,866)
- By Florida: What interactions have been reported while taking lisinopri 5lmg; amlodipine besylate 5mg; and matopril tartrate 25mg
(for a 66 year old woman who has Hypertension,, Hyperthyroidism, High Blood Cholesterol, and takes Lisinopril, Amlodipine Besylate, Metoprolol Tartrate, Levoxyl, Livalo, Zetia, Effient, Folic Acid, Omega-3, Centrum Silver, Aspirin)
trying to determine if the above list of drugs are safely taken on a daily bases and if any interact causing adverse symptoms. recently had severe episodes of chest pain,test resulted in no heart attack or pulmonary embolism. Am concerned medications could be causing my symptoms
(Number of patients like Florida: 12,233)
- By Dkuron : Do patients that find enbrel not working so well have good results switching to humira?
(for a 47 year old woman who has Psoriatic Arthritis, Fibromyalgia, Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent, Hypertension, and takes Enbrel, Norco, Morphine Sulfate, Lantus, Novolog Mix 70/30, Metoprolol Tartrate, Lisinopril, Lovastatin, Meloxicam)
I have been on Enbrel for 6 months. The first several weeks noticed no real improvement, then for about three weeks I was like a new person or the old me, it was wonderful. Then I had a flare and never regained the momentum from prior to the flair. Although it was still and improvement from pre-enbr ...
(Number of patients like Dkuron : 12,673)
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For painful mouth ulcers caused either by my blood pressure drug, Losartan, or my cholesterol med, Zetia, I rinsed my mouth with warm salt water. The ulcers are healed. I have other side effects but both these drugs cause similar symptoms it's impossible to tell which is causing certain side effects ...
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Zetia (ezetimibe) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Lantus (insulin glargine recombinant) 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.
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