Review: could Bisacodyl cause Low blood sugar (Hypoglycemia)?
Summary: Low blood sugar is reported only by a few people who take Bisacodyl.
We study 1,624 people who have side effects while taking Bisacodyl from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Low blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have Low blood sugar and more.
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Bisacodyl has active ingredients of bisacodyl. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from 1,647 Bisacodyl users)
Low blood sugar
Low blood sugar (low blood sugar cause seizures) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, type 1 diabetes mellitus. (latest reports from 20,727 Low blood sugar patients)
On Feb, 5, 2015: 1,624 people reported to have side effects when taking Bisacodyl. Among them, 5 people (0.31%) have Low Blood Sugar.
Time on Bisacodyl when people have Low blood sugar * :
Gender of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Bisacodyl * :
|Low blood sugar||80.00%||20.00% |
Age of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Bisacodyl * :
|Low blood sugar||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Severity of Low blood sugar when taking Bisacodyl ** :
How people recovered from Low blood sugar ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (2 people, 40.00%)
- Peritoneal dialysis (1 people, 20.00%)
- Urinary tract infection (1 people, 20.00%)
- Gastrointestinal motility disorder (1 people, 20.00%)
- Constipation (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (4 people, 80.00%)
- Lasix (3 people, 60.00%)
- Ergocalciferol (2 people, 40.00%)
- Coreg (2 people, 40.00%)
- Ferrous sulfate tab (2 people, 40.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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My daughter is T1 diabetes, she is 12 years old. Anytime I give her Hydroxyzine Pamoate 25mg, she goes into hypoglycemia. I stop give it to her.
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I am a Type 1 diabetic on insulin pump therapy with the continuous glucose monitoring link. I also take a Sertraline pill a day to take the edge off, but do not always take it on time during the hectic weekends/holidays. The past 2 days (day 3 and 4 of Tamiflu medication) had episodes where my blood sugar plummeted and I experienced very altered states -- last night it was dream-like and I blacked out/don't remember about an hour with my family and today it was emotional and fitful.
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