Review: could Hydrochlorothiazide cause Diabetes mellitus?
We study 59,957 people who have side effects while taking Hydrochlorothiazide from FDA and social media. Among them, 983 have Diabetes mellitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Diabetes mellitus and more.
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Hydrochlorothiazide (latest outcomes from 61,901 users) has active ingredients of hydrochlorothiazide. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Diabetes mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin) (latest reports from 387,097 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety.
On Aug, 11, 2014: 59,949 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrochlorothiazide. Among them, 1,107 people (1.85%) have Diabetes Mellitus. They amount to 0.29% of all the 384,664 people who have Diabetes Mellitus on eHealthMe.
Time on Hydrochlorothiazide when people have Diabetes mellitus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Diabetes mellitus||14.29%||28.57%||0.00%||0.00%||28.57%||21.43%||7.14% |
Gender of people who have Diabetes mellitus when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :
|Diabetes mellitus||63.60%||36.40% |
Age of people who have Diabetes mellitus when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :
|Diabetes mellitus||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.71%||9.08%||29.23%||27.35%||31.63% |
Severity of Diabetes mellitus when taking Hydrochlorothiazide ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Diabetes mellitus||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Diabetes mellitus ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Diabetes mellitus||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (256 people, 23.13%)
- Hypertension (221 people, 19.96%)
- Anxiety (124 people, 11.20%)
- Bipolar disorder (117 people, 10.57%)
- Pain (104 people, 9.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (385 people, 34.78%)
- Aspirin (272 people, 24.57%)
- Lipitor (216 people, 19.51%)
- Lisinopril (212 people, 19.15%)
- Zyprexa (203 people, 18.34%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I started on chlorthalidone is 2011 after realizing HCTZ had caused me to become diabetic and in general not very effective in lowering my BP. I initially had started out with Hyzaar 100-25. So I went on Cozaar(generic) 100 mg and chlorthalidone 25 mg. After having a year of K+ <3.1,decided to abruptly stop chlorthalidone. Didn't think would rebound,as this is a diuretic. Rebounding started day 4-5. I am going to see if by day 10 the rebound effect stops. If it doesn't I will restart 12.5 and then wean of after a week. I am type 2 DM and my fasting blood sugars have dropped 30 mg/dl. Cozaar is totally ineffective. I also have had terrible knee pain since being Losartin, HCTZ/or chlorthalidone.
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