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Review: could Glucophage xr cause Gas - flatulence?

We study 2,443 people who have side effects while taking Glucophage xr from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Gas - flatulence and more.

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Glucophage xr

Glucophage xr (latest outcomes from 2,496 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes.

Gas - flatulence

Gas - flatulence (act of expelling air from the intestine through anus) (latest reports from 791 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety, gastroesophageal reflux disease, high blood cholesterol.

On Jul, 18, 2014: 2,443 people reported to have side effects when taking Glucophage xr. Among them, 1 people (0.04%) has Gas - Flatulence. They amount to 0.13% of all the 777 people who have Gas - Flatulence on eHealthMe.

Trend of Gas - flatulence in Glucophage xr reports

Time on Glucophage xr when people have Gas - flatulence * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Gas - flatulence0.000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Gender of people who have Gas - flatulence when taking Glucophage xr * :

FemaleMale
Gas - flatulence0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Gas - flatulence when taking Glucophage xr * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Gas - flatulence0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Gas - flatulence when taking Glucophage xr ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Gas - flatulence0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Gas - flatulence ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Type 2 diabetes (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Bph (1 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Metformin hydrochloride (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Finasteride (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Proscar (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I only took the Celebrex (1 pill) yesterday in a.m., took the Levothyroxine and HCTZ and took 1/2 of Flexeril (a 5 mg tab - 2.5 mg after cut in half) at bedtime. No Ultracet taken yesterday. Was awakened in middle of night wetting myself. Underwear and PJs had a very strong smell of ammonia, which is not usual for me. Concerned about the odor.

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    Em on Jun, 23, 2014:

    HCTZ is a diuretic and should be taken in the morning.
    You need to drink more water or you will continue to have
    The odor of ammonia in your urine. The urine is concentrating in your bladder during the day and then when the HCTZ kicks in, you're urine is concentrated. You probably wet the bed because you were in very deep sleep and/or dreaming. This with the diuretic is a bad combination. To be safe ask your physician or pharmacist about the best time to take the HCTZ and tell your doctor about the odor of ammonia in your urine. I am not a primary care provider but have been a nurse for 27 years and have an MS degree so my advice and information are probably accurate but are not to be considered MEDICAL ADVICE. This information is only provided to assist you in discussing your medication and symptom, with a primary care provider (MD,DO, PA, FNP, NP. CNS...) and your pharmacist.

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