Buspar and Low blood sugar - from FDA reports
Low blood sugar is found among people who take Buspar, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Low blood sugar with Buspar. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,046 people who have side effects when taking Buspar from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 29, 2017
12,046 people reported to have side effects when taking Buspar.
Among them, 59 people (0.49%) have Low Blood Sugar
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Buspar when people have Low Blood Sugar *:
- < 1 month: 50 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50 %
- 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 Buspar *:
- female: 43.1 %
- male: 56.9 %
Age of people who have Low Blood Sugar when taking Buspar *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 5.36 %
- 30-39: 3.57 %
- 40-49: 32.14 %
- 50-59: 25.0 %
- 60+: 33.93 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (24 people, 40.68%)
- Stress And Anxiety (19 people, 32.20%)
- Bipolar Disorder (17 people, 28.81%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (14 people, 23.73%)
- Myocardial Ischaemia (11 people, 18.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (26 people, 44.07%)
- Seroquel (24 people, 40.68%)
- Glucophage (18 people, 30.51%)
- Zyprexa (17 people, 28.81%)
- Atarax (15 people, 25.42%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (20 people, 33.90%)
- Diabetic Ketoacidosis (19 people, 32.20%)
- Suicide Attempt (17 people, 28.81%)
- Diabetes (15 people, 25.42%)
- High Blood Pressure (11 people, 18.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Buspar has active ingredients of buspirone hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Buspar 13,669 users)
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iAm a diabetic. am over 60, female. i have inflamed stomach lining. Very Painful....watching closely what i eat... have lost 5 lbs this week... Occasionally the pain ia bearable, mostly not. I have been reading that antacids can lower blood sugar...I am afraid to go to sleep because my blood ...
I have been on Buspar 5 mg twice daily for almost 2 weeks and it has helped but I'm still having moments of anxiety and my doc has said I can increase to 7.5 mg twice a day but I'm apprehensive that is could make the anxiety worse. I welcome any feedback. Thanks!
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