Related topic: Diclofenac sodium, Low blood sugar
Review: could Diclofenac cause Low blood sugar?
Summary: Low blood sugar could be caused by Diclofenac, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Metformin hcl, and have Hypertension.
We study 14,176 people who have side effects while taking Diclofenac from FDA and social media. Among them, 65 have Low blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have Low blood sugar and more.
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Diclofenac sodium (latest outcomes from 14,944 users) has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium. It is often used in arthritis.
Low blood sugar
Low blood sugar (low blood sugar cause seizures) (latest reports from 155,639 patients) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, type 1 diabetes mellitus.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 14,126 people reported to have side effects when taking Diclofenac sodium. Among them, 55 people (0.39%) have Low Blood Sugar. They amount to 0.03% of all the 158,641 people who have Low Blood Sugar on eHealthMe.
Time on Diclofenac sodium when people have Low blood sugar * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Low blood sugar||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Diclofenac sodium * :
|Low blood sugar||49.09%||50.91% |
Age of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Diclofenac sodium * :
|Low blood sugar||0.00%||0.00%||9.80%||1.96%||5.88%||17.65%||19.61%||45.10% |
Severity of Low blood sugar when taking Diclofenac sodium ** :
How people recovered from Low blood sugar ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (7 people, 12.73%)
- Fabry's disease (6 people, 10.91%)
- Prophylaxis (5 people, 9.09%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (5 people, 9.09%)
- Arthralgia (4 people, 7.27%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metformin hcl (12 people, 21.82%)
- Tramadol hcl (9 people, 16.36%)
- Fabrazyme (7 people, 12.73%)
- Atenolol (7 people, 12.73%)
- Carbamazepine (7 people, 12.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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