Bladder cancer is found among people who take Glimepiride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Metformin Hcl, and have Type 2 diabetes mellitus . We study 9,814 people who have side effects while taking Glimepiride from FDA and social media. Among them, 30 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 9,954 users)
Bladder cancer has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, thrombocytopenia, urinary tract infection, urination - painful, fatigue (latest reports from 5,796 Bladder cancer patients).
On Jul, 24, 2016
9,814 people reported to have side effects when taking Glimepiride.
Among them, 30 people (0.31%) have Bladder Cancer
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I was diagnosed Type 2 Diabetic 8 years ago. I am 72 years old. Up until 3 months ago I had been taking Glyburide. I was switched to Glimepiride because the insurance dictated the change. Besides the itching I.ve never had good numbers with Glimepiride. I am also taking Niacin for tryclycerides.
Hello, my name is Phanetra. I'm curious in knowing is this temporary(hair loss)? I was already having problems with my hair thinning due to stress and it was just getting its thickness back now this with the medication has set me back😢
My dad has taken Coumadin for a couple of decades for homosystins. Now he has bladder cancer. His oncologist has recommend that he stop the Coumadin. The risk involved are great, and I'm not sure how to support my dad or anticipate what will happen to his health in the future. Thanks. Frank
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