Review: could Glimepiride cause Edema (Swelling)?
Summary: Edema is found among people who take Glimepiride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Metformin hcl, and have Diabetes.
We study 10,070 people who have side effects while taking Glimepiride from FDA and social media. Among them, 60 have Edema. Find out below who they are, when they have Edema and more.
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Glimepiride has active ingredients of glimepiride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from 10,316 Glimepiride users)
Edema (excess of watery fluid collecting in the cavities or tissues of the body) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, osteoporosis, metastases to bone. (latest reports from 22,157 Edema patients)
On Mar, 6, 2015: 10,070 people reported to have side effects when taking Glimepiride. Among them, 58 people (0.58%) have Edema.
Time on Glimepiride when people have Edema * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Edema when taking Glimepiride * :
Age of people who have Edema when taking Glimepiride * :
Severity of Edema when taking Glimepiride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Edema ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (22 people, 37.93%)
- Hypertension (18 people, 31.03%)
- Pain (9 people, 15.52%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (9 people, 15.52%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (6 people, 10.34%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metformin hcl (18 people, 31.03%)
- Lisinopril (13 people, 22.41%)
- Omeprazole (12 people, 20.69%)
- Lyrica (11 people, 18.97%)
- Amlodipine (10 people, 17.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Metformin, Onglyza, Crestor, Farxiga for a 64-year old man with Diabetes, Lower Cholesterol. The patient has Swelling, Pain In Jaw, Nasal Congestion
- A study of drug interactions between Omeprazole, Omeprazole for a 51-year old woman with Gas - Belching, Belching. The patient has Swelling
- A study of drug interactions between Modafinil, Doxycycline, Prednisone, Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen, Oxycodone, Fish Oil Fatty Acid, Allegra, Zantac 150, Metformin, Tizanidine Hydrochloride, Lyrica, Cefprozil, Allopurinol for a 32-year old man with Hypersomnia, Infection, Swelling, Pain In Limb, Blood Cholesterol Abnormal, Allergy To Plants, Acid Reflux, High Blood Sugar, Stress, Gout. The patient has Itching, Elevated Liver Enzymes, Insulin C-peptide Increased, Complement Factor C3 Increased, Blood Uric Acid Increased, Pseudopapilloedema, Lymphadenopathy Mediastinal, Vision Blurred, Hives, Swelling, Pain Exacerbated
- A study of drug interactions between Atorvastatin Calcium, Glimepiride, Metformin, Lantus Solostar, Victoza for a 42-year old woman with Diabetes, Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent. The patient has Reflux Gastritis
- A study of drug interactions between Norco, Adderall 30, Levothyroxine Sodium, Wellbutrin, Lamictal for a 28-year old woman with Back Pain, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Hypothyroidism, Depression, Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Lumpy Breasts, Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs, Swelling, Leg Swelling, Abdominal Pain Lower, Swelling
Recent Glimepiride related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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