Review: could Insulin cause Cardiac arrest?
Summary: Cardiac arrest is found among people who take Insulin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Regular insulin, and have Diabetes.
We study 3,421 people who have side effects while taking Insulin from FDA and social media. Among them, 89 have Cardiac arrest. Find out below who they are, when they have Cardiac arrest and more.
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Insulin has active ingredients of insulin pork. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from 3,641 Insulin users)
Cardiac arrest has been reported by people with high blood pressure, dialysis, diabetes, pain, depression. (latest reports from 46,037 Cardiac arrest patients)
On Mar, 9, 2015: 3,421 people reported to have side effects when taking Insulin. Among them, 89 people (2.60%) have Cardiac Arrest.
Time on Insulin when people have Cardiac arrest * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Cardiac arrest||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||66.67%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Cardiac arrest when taking Insulin * :
|Cardiac arrest||38.20%||61.80% |
Age of people who have Cardiac arrest when taking Insulin * :
|Cardiac arrest||0.00%||0.00%||1.15%||5.75%||3.45%||19.54%||18.39%||51.72% |
Severity of Cardiac arrest when taking Insulin ** :
How people recovered from Cardiac arrest ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (5 people, 5.62%)
- Peritoneal dialysis (4 people, 4.49%)
- Hypertension (4 people, 4.49%)
- Psoriasis (4 people, 4.49%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (3 people, 3.37%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Regular insulin (63 people, 70.79%)
- Aspirin (23 people, 25.84%)
- Lasix (18 people, 20.22%)
- Digoxin (14 people, 15.73%)
- Lovenox (14 people, 15.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Cannabis, Insulin for a 20-year old woman with Periods - Painful, Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus. The patient has Stress Incontinence
- A study of drug interactions between Xanax, Regular Insulin, Buspirone Hydrochloride, Prozac, Cymbalta, Phentermine Hydrochloride for a 54-year old woman with Anxiety, Diabetes, Anxiety Disorder, Mdd, Fibromyalgia, Obesity. The patient has Blurred Vision, Confusion, Headache, Hearing Things, Dizzy, Jitters, Insomnia Exacerbated, Nausea
- A study of drug interactions between Androgel, Welchol, Regular Insulin, Pristiq, Felodipine for a 58-year old man with Blood Testosterone Decreased, High Blood Cholesterol, Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent, Depression, Blood Pressure - Aging Changes. The patient has Urine Flow Decreased
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- Comparions of Topamax, Insulin, Cinnamon, Metformin for a 43-year old woman who has Diabetes
- Comparions of Insulin, Glipizide, Metformin for a 63-year old man who has Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
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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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