Review: could Amaryl cause Bladder cancer?
We study 20,971 people who have side effects while taking Amaryl from FDA and social media. Among them, 98 have Bladder cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Bladder cancer and more.
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Amaryl (latest outcomes from 21,091 users) has active ingredients of glimepiride. It is often used in diabetes.
Bladder cancer (latest reports from 25,285 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis.
On Jul, 17, 2014: 20,971 people reported to have side effects when taking Amaryl. Among them, 98 people (0.47%) have Bladder Cancer. They amount to 0.39% of all the 25,237 people who have Bladder Cancer on eHealthMe.
Time on Amaryl when people have Bladder cancer * :
Gender of people who have Bladder cancer when taking Amaryl * :
|Bladder cancer||20.83%||79.17% |
Age of people who have Bladder cancer when taking Amaryl * :
|Bladder cancer||0.00%||1.14%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.14%||7.95%||89.77% |
Severity of Bladder cancer when taking Amaryl ** :
How people recovered from Bladder cancer ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (42 people, 42.86%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (32 people, 32.65%)
- Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (3 people, 3.06%)
- Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (2 people, 2.04%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (2 people, 2.04%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Actos (76 people, 77.55%)
- Aspirin (19 people, 19.39%)
- Metformin hcl (15 people, 15.31%)
- Diovan (13 people, 13.27%)
- Lipitor (13 people, 13.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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