Review: could Combivir cause High blood sugar?
We study 12,187 people who have side effects while taking Combivir from FDA and social media. Among them, 23 have High blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood sugar and more.
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Combivir (latest outcomes from 12,232 users) has active ingredients of lamivudine; zidovudine. It is often used in hiv infection.
High blood sugar
High blood sugar (high blood sugar) (latest reports from 146,411 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, depression, bipolar disorder.
On Aug, 19, 2014: 12,187 people reported to have side effects when taking Combivir. Among them, 23 people (0.19%) have High Blood Sugar. They amount to 0.02% of all the 144,721 people who have High Blood Sugar on eHealthMe.
Time on Combivir when people have High blood sugar * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood sugar||25.00%||0.00%||41.67%||16.67%||16.67%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High blood sugar when taking Combivir * :
|High blood sugar||43.48%||56.52% |
Age of people who have High blood sugar when taking Combivir * :
|High blood sugar||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.76%||9.52%||66.67%||14.29%||4.76% |
Severity of High blood sugar when taking Combivir ** :
How people recovered from High blood sugar ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hiv infection (9 people, 39.13%)
- Sleep disorder (2 people, 8.70%)
- Dyspnoea (2 people, 8.70%)
- Hyperglycaemia (2 people, 8.70%)
- Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 8.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Kaletra (11 people, 47.83%)
- Coumadin (2 people, 8.70%)
- Benadryl (2 people, 8.70%)
- Simvastatin (2 people, 8.70%)
- Zocor (2 people, 8.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I take Benicar HCT for hypertension. My fasting blood glucose level has steadily increased by a few points each year that I have taken it. Is this a side effect of the drug?
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