Review: could Byetta cause Diabetic Gastroparesis?


Diabetic gastroparesis is found among people who take Byetta, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Prilosec, and have Dyspepsia . We study 50,440 people who have side effects while taking Byetta from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Diabetic gastroparesis. Find out below who they are, when they have Diabetic gastroparesis and more.

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Byetta has active ingredients of exenatide synthetic. It is often used in type 2 diabetes. (latest outcomes from Byetta 50,846 users)

Diabetic Gastroparesis

Diabetic gastroparesis (paralysis of the muscles of the stomach caused by diabetes) has been reported by people with electrocardiogram qt prolonged, breathing difficulty, extrapyramidal disorder, multiple injuries, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 625 Diabetic gastroparesis patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

50,440 people reported to have side effects when taking Byetta.
Among them, 12 people (0.02%) have Diabetic Gastroparesis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Byetta cause Diabetic gastroparesis?

Time on Byetta when people have Diabetic Gastroparesis *:

  • < 1 month: 16.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 16.67 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 50.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 16.67 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Diabetic Gastroparesis when taking Byetta *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Diabetic Gastroparesis when taking Byetta *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 22.22 %
  • 40-49: 44.44 %
  • 50-59: 11.11 %
  • 60+: 22.22 %

Severity if Diabetic Gastroparesis when taking Byetta **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Diabetic Gastroparesis **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (3 people)
  • Dyspepsia (3 people)
  • Nausea (2 people)
  • Hyperlipidaemia (2 people)
  • Depression (2 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prilosec (5 people)
  • Risperdal (4 people)
  • Metformin Hcl (4 people)
  • Lisinopril (4 people)
  • Lipitor (4 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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