Amaryl and Bladder cancer - from FDA reports
Bladder cancer is found among people who take Amaryl, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Actos, and have Type 2 diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Bladder cancer with Amaryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 26,775 people who have side effects when taking Amaryl from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 22, 2017
26,775 people reported to have side effects when taking Amaryl.
Among them, 654 people (2.44%) have Bladder Cancer
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amaryl when people have Bladder Cancer *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 9.04 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.45 %
- 1 - 2 years: 21.81 %
- 2 - 5 years: 36.17 %
- 5 - 10 years: 21.28 %
- 10+ years: 4.26 %
Gender of people who have Bladder Cancer when taking Amaryl *:
- female: 17.32 %
- male: 82.68 %
Age of people who have Bladder Cancer when taking Amaryl *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.58 %
- 10-19: 0.58 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 1.16 %
- 50-59: 10.98 %
- 60+: 86.71 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (572 people, 87.46%)
- Diabetes (194 people, 29.66%)
- High Blood Pressure (8 people, 1.22%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (6 people, 0.92%)
- Constipation (3 people, 0.46%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Actos (604 people, 92.35%)
- Metformin (411 people, 62.84%)
- Glucophage (192 people, 29.36%)
- Januvia (190 people, 29.05%)
- Lantus (147 people, 22.48%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Death (103 people, 15.75%)
- Haematuria (30 people, 4.59%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (19 people, 2.91%)
- High Blood Pressure (10 people, 1.53%)
- Bladder Cancer Recurrent (9 people, 1.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Bladder cancer when taking Amaryl?
Amaryl has active ingredients of glimepiride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Amaryl 27,014 users)
Bladder cancer has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 16,687 Bladder cancer patients).
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