Review: could Combivir cause High Blood Sugar?


High blood sugar is found among people who take Combivir, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Kaletra, and have Hiv infection . We study 12,584 people who have side effects while taking Combivir from FDA and social media. Among them, 22 have High blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood sugar and more.

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Combivir has active ingredients of lamivudine; zidovudine. It is often used in hiv infection. (latest outcomes from Combivir 12,624 users)

High Blood Sugar

High blood sugar has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, multi-organ failure, blood glucose increased, sepsis, nausea (latest reports from 18,934 High blood sugar patients).

On Aug, 26, 2016

12,584 people reported to have side effects when taking Combivir.
Among them, 22 people (0.17%) have High Blood Sugar

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Combivir cause High blood sugar?

Time on Combivir when people have High Blood Sugar *:

  • < 1 month: 27.27 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 36.36 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 18.18 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 18.18 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have High Blood Sugar when taking Combivir *:

  • female: 40.91 %
  • male: 59.09 %

Age of people who have High Blood Sugar when taking Combivir *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 5 %
  • 30-39: 10 %
  • 40-49: 65 %
  • 50-59: 15 %
  • 60+: 5 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hiv Infection (9 people)
  • Vitamin Supplementation (2 people)
  • Sleep Disorder (2 people)
  • Hyperglycaemia (2 people)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (2 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Kaletra (11 people)
  • Ts Tab (2 people)
  • Lexiva (2 people)
  • Gabapentin (2 people)
  • Amaryl (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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