Review: could Insulin cause Dehydration?


Summary

Dehydration is found among people who take Insulin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lisinopril, and have Diabetes mellitus . We study 15,122 people who have side effects while taking Insulin from FDA and social media. Among them, 506 have Dehydration. Find out below who they are, when they have Dehydration and more.

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Insulin

Insulin has active ingredients of insulin pork. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Insulin 15,301 users)

Dehydration

Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, thrombocytopenia, abdominal pain, general physical health deterioration, fatigue (latest reports from 64,802 Dehydration patients).

On Jul, 22, 2016

15,122 people reported to have side effects when taking Insulin.
Among them, 506 people (3.35%) have Dehydration


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Insulin cause Dehydration?

Time on Insulin when people have Dehydration *:

  • < 1 month: 31.58 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 42.11 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 15.79 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 10.53 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Dehydration when taking Insulin *:

  • female: 49.2 %
  • male: 50.8 %

Age of people who have Dehydration when taking Insulin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.43 %
  • 10-19: 1.08 %
  • 20-29: 3.24 %
  • 30-39: 2.38 %
  • 40-49: 13.61 %
  • 50-59: 14.69 %
  • 60+: 64.36 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Diabetes Mellitus (59 people)
  • Hypertension (50 people)
  • Pain (42 people)
  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (37 people)
  • Nausea (30 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lisinopril (75 people)
  • Omeprazole (59 people)
  • Lasix (58 people)
  • Simvastatin (53 people)
  • Furosemide (53 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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