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 5 - 10 years, also take medication Actos, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Bladder cancer with Glimepiride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 21,263 people who have side effects when taking Glimepiride from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
21,263 people reported to have side effects when taking Glimepiride.
Among them, 96 people (0.45%) 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: 22.22 %
- 2 - 5 years: 22.22 %
- 5 - 10 years: 22.22 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Bladder cancer when taking Glimepiride *:
- female: 23.81 %
- male: 76.19 %
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: 1.3 %
- 40-49: 1.3 %
- 50-59: 9.09 %
- 60+: 88.31 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (11 people, 11.46%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (5 people, 5.21%)
- Coronary Heart Disease (4 people, 4.17%)
- Type Iia Hyperlipidaemia (2 people, 2.08%)
- Supplementation Therapy (2 people, 2.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Actos (41 people, 42.71%)
- Metformin (27 people, 28.12%)
- Januvia (13 people, 13.54%)
- Amaryl (12 people, 12.50%)
- Aspirin (10 people, 10.42%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Haematuria (11 people, 11.46%)
- Death (7 people, 7.29%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (5 people, 5.21%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (5 people, 5.21%)
- Diarrhea (4 people, 4.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Ever since I started taking Glimeperide 4 mg, I began having urgency and unable to hold even the smallest amount of urine, especially in the early morning, while laying down, mostly in my left side. It has been getting worse recently. I called the doctor who was filling in for my long time ...
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I have been experiencing diarrhea while taking Glimepiride after a month and a half. I was on Metformin and had diarrhea for 2 years before it was discovered that Metformin was causing the issue. I also take Januvia. I was taking Janumet but had to stop that for the same reason. My blood ...