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 10,072 people who have side effects while taking Glimepiride from FDA and social media. Among them, 58 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 10,318 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 22,168 Edema patients)
On Apr, 8, 2015: 10,072 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:
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- A study of drug interactions between Norvasc, Multivitamin, Horse Chestnut, Omega 3, Saw Palmetto, Metformin, Aspirin, Atenolol, Glimepiride, Hydrochlorothiazide, Fosinopril Sodium for a 71-year old man with High Blood Pressure, Deficiency, Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs, Blood Cholesterol Abnormal, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Ischaemic Heart Disease. The patient has Peripheral Artery Disease, Coronary Heart Disease, High Blood Pressure, High Blood Sugar
- A study of drug interactions between Ibuprofen, Potassium Chloride, Furosemide, Magnesium Chloride, Spironolactone for a 47-year old woman with Pain, Potassium - Low, Edema, Low Blood Magnesium. The patient has Abnormal Weight Gain, Depression Postmenopausal, Eczema Nummular, Edema
- A study of drug interactions between Phentermine, Metformin, Glimepiride for a 45-year old woman with Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes.
- A study of drug interactions between Lortab, Effexor, Topamax for a 34-year old woman with Migraine, Anxiety. The patient has Edema
- A study of drug interactions between Lortab, Effexor, Topamax for a 34-year old woman with Migraine, Stress And Anxiety. The patient has Edema
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