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. This review analyzes which people have Bladder cancer with Glimepiride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 20,347 people who have side effects when taking Glimepiride from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 08, 2017
20,347 people reported to have side effects when taking Glimepiride.
Among them, 94 people (0.46%) 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: 11.11 %
- 2 - 5 years: 33.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 22.22 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Bladder Cancer when taking Glimepiride *:
- female: 23.17 %
- male: 76.83 %
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: 1.33 %
- 40-49: 1.33 %
- 50-59: 9.33 %
- 60+: 88.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (59 people, 62.77%)
- Diabetes (19 people, 20.21%)
- High Blood Pressure (10 people, 10.64%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (4 people, 4.26%)
- Coronary Heart Disease (3 people, 3.19%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Actos (41 people, 43.62%)
- Metformin (27 people, 28.72%)
- Januvia (13 people, 13.83%)
- Amaryl (12 people, 12.77%)
- Aspirin (10 people, 10.64%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Haematuria (11 people, 11.70%)
- Death (7 people, 7.45%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (5 people, 5.32%)
- Diarrhea (4 people, 4.26%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (4 people, 4.26%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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