Glimepiride and Bladder cancer - from FDA reports
Bladder cancer is found among people who take Glimepiride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Actos, and have Type 2 diabetes . We study 18,635 people who have side effects while taking Glimepiride from FDA. Among them, 92 have Bladder cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Bladder cancer and more.
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Glimepiride has active ingredients of glimepiride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Glimepiride 19,180 users)
Bladder cancer has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 15,643 Bladder cancer patients).
On Jan, 28, 2017
18,635 people reported to have side effects when taking Glimepiride.
Among them, 92 people (0.49%) have Bladder Cancer
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Glimepiride when people have Bladder Cancer *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.22 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.11 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 44.44 %
- 5 - 10 years: 22.22 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Bladder Cancer when taking Glimepiride *:
- female: 22.22 %
- male: 77.78 %
Age of people who have Bladder Cancer when taking Glimepiride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 1.35 %
- 40-49: 1.35 %
- 50-59: 9.46 %
- 60+: 87.84 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (58 people, 63.04%)
- Diabetes (17 people, 18.48%)
- High Blood Pressure (10 people, 10.87%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (4 people, 4.35%)
- Coronary Heart Disease (3 people, 3.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Actos (40 people, 43.48%)
- Metformin (25 people, 27.17%)
- Januvia (13 people, 14.13%)
- Amaryl (11 people, 11.96%)
- Aspirin (10 people, 10.87%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Haematuria (10 people, 10.87%)
- Death (6 people, 6.52%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (5 people, 5.43%)
- High Blood Pressure (4 people, 4.35%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (4 people, 4.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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