Bisacodyl and Low blood sugar - from FDA reports
Low blood sugar is found among people who take Bisacodyl, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lasix, and have Dialysis. This review analyzes which people have Low blood sugar with Bisacodyl. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,404 people who have side effects when taking Bisacodyl from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 22, 2017
5,404 people reported to have side effects when taking Bisacodyl.
Among them, 22 people (0.41%) have Low blood sugar
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Bisacodyl when people have Low blood sugar *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Bisacodyl *:
- female: 61.9 %
- male: 38.1 %
Age of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Bisacodyl *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 9.52 %
- 40-49: 4.76 %
- 50-59: 28.57 %
- 60+: 57.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (3 people, 13.64%)
- Dialysis (3 people, 13.64%)
- Insomnia (2 people, 9.09%)
- High Blood Pressure (2 people, 9.09%)
- Chronic Kidney Disease (2 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (6 people, 27.27%)
- Senna (4 people, 18.18%)
- Prilosec (4 people, 18.18%)
- Aspirin (4 people, 18.18%)
- Coreg (3 people, 13.64%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (6 people, 27.27%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (4 people, 18.18%)
- Weakness (3 people, 13.64%)
- Haemoglobin Decreased (3 people, 13.64%)
- Diarrhea (3 people, 13.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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