Review: could Chlorhexidine gluconate cause Blood glucose increased?
Summary: Blood glucose increased could be caused by Chlorhexidine gluconate, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also take Zometa, and have Anxiety.
We study 2,363 people who have side effects while taking Chlorhexidine gluconate from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Blood glucose increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood glucose increased and more.
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Chlorhexidine gluconate (latest outcomes from 2,385 users) has active ingredients of chlorhexidine gluconate. It is often used in infection.
Blood glucose increased
Blood glucose increased (latest reports from 436,905 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 2,363 people reported to have side effects when taking Chlorhexidine gluconate. Among them, 40 people (1.69%) have Blood Glucose Increased. They amount to 0.01% of all the 436,509 people who have Blood Glucose Increased on eHealthMe.
Time on Chlorhexidine gluconate when people have Blood glucose increased * :
Gender of people who have Blood glucose increased when taking Chlorhexidine gluconate * :
|Blood glucose increased||80.00%||20.00% |
Age of people who have Blood glucose increased when taking Chlorhexidine gluconate * :
|Blood glucose increased||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.56%||0.00%||50.00%||22.22%||22.22% |
Severity of Blood glucose increased when taking Chlorhexidine gluconate ** :
How people recovered from Blood glucose increased ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (12 people, 30.00%)
- Depression (10 people, 25.00%)
- Mood swings (10 people, 25.00%)
- Sleep disorder (10 people, 25.00%)
- Osteoporosis (10 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (30 people, 75.00%)
- Ativan (29 people, 72.50%)
- Aredia (28 people, 70.00%)
- Taxotere (26 people, 65.00%)
- Flexeril (24 people, 60.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I suffered Renal failure following oral surgery. Had teeth (all) removed due to dry mouth syndrome, and titanium studs (2) placed in lower jaw for dentures.
The Oral surg. prescribed Chlorhexidine Gluconate following surgery.
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Richard on Nov, 25, 2013:
Nov 25 2013 3:13 AM Having 2nd shoulder replacement surgery in 2 hrs. Did the 4 wipes after shower last nite. Startted itching immediately real bad then started burning. Took 2 more showers to get the stuff off. Arms burning even this am with slight redness. Refuse to do morning wipes. threw them in the garbage.Leaving for hospital.
Debbie J. on Aug, 21, 2011:
Having knee surgery in the morning, took shower, waited about 20 min till completely dry, and wiped my leg/knee with the above cloths, immeditely, got very itchy, after about 30 minutes, could not stand it, went into the shower and turned on the cool water to run down my leg, although it has now been appx.20-30 minutes, still driving me nuts
Stacia on Jul, 16, 2012:
I too also am having knee surgery in the morning and I used the cloths after my shower as the dr asked and WOW the itchiness is so bad its driving me crazy!! I tried to wash it off and its still itching like I have a bunch of bugs crawling on me!!! :-/ Uggghh I can't try and relax itching like this!!
David Demontigny on Jun, 21, 2013:
Daughter just had gall bladder surgery. Used the wipes the night before surgery and again just before surgery. When she brought out of recovery she had the rash on her neck and chest. By the next day it was all over her. The next day her surgeon admitted her in to the Hospital and was there for two days. It has been 9 days seance her surgery and she still has it but its better.
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