Review: could Insulin cause Swelling face?
We study 3,409 people who have side effects while taking Insulin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Swelling face. Find out below who they are, when they have Swelling face and more.
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Insulin (latest outcomes from 3,628 users) has active ingredients of insulin pork. It is often used in diabetes.
Swelling face (latest reports from 118,499 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, pain, osteoporosis.
On Aug, 14, 2014: 3,409 people reported to have side effects when taking Insulin. Among them, 3 people (0.09%) have Swelling Face. They amount to 0.00% of all the 118,443 people who have Swelling Face on eHealthMe.
Time on Insulin when people have Swelling face * :
Gender of people who have Swelling face when taking Insulin * :
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Age of people who have Swelling face when taking Insulin * :
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Severity of Swelling face when taking Insulin ** :
How people recovered from Swelling face ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Decubitus ulcer (1 people, 33.33%)
- Multiple myeloma (1 people, 33.33%)
- Type 1 diabetes mellitus (1 people, 33.33%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (1 people, 33.33%)
- Osteoporosis (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Regular insulin (3 people, 100.00%)
- Magnesium oxide (2 people, 66.67%)
- Multi-vitamins (2 people, 66.67%)
- Fosinopril sodium (1 people, 33.33%)
- Acetaminophen and hydrocodone bitartrate (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Every drug I was taking cautioned of causing leukocytoclastic vasculitis. Along with this condition I acquired a raging yeast infection which caused me to need fluconazole to treat this condition and this drug also causes symptoms of leukocytoclastic vasculitis. I got off all meds and was prescribed lantus insulin to try to assist in controlling blood sugar. I am monitoring blood pressure and blood sugar several times a day and watching the leg / ankle malady to see if more pustules and rash persist. I started by on the lisinopril for high blood pressure and the rash heightened and spread. So I have stopped the lisinopril and the rash is subsiding. I won't take any medication until this LV clears up - it is very scary, debilitating and a ground for infection. I think drugs are prescribed as bandaids and I realize I have to check the side effects and interactions of drugs and be so much more proactive than I have been - including the type II diabetes. I will never just take prescribed medicine without researching myself - ever again.
From this study (2 months ago):
I keep having an allergic reaction while ONLY in my apartment. I've had these symptoms with (worsening over time) since moving in. I would like to know if I have a possible mold allergy because my place is very old and has no ventilation.
My symptoms such as the swelling, edema, throat tightness, and trouble breathing all go away within forty minutes of leaving my apartment and return within thirty minutes of being home. I also have greater mental clarity while away from home. I would like to pinpoint what is making me react. I own two cats, but I have never reacted to them before.
My symptoms with the swelling also worsen upon eating soy sauce, cheese, or when I add salt, which has never been an issue until the recent weeks, about the time my throat started mildly closing. Soy sauce made my ankles triple in size for three days, as well as my calves and feet. I couldn't bend my toes or fit my shoes and I had difficulty breathing and strange tingling in my calves and ankles. I have never even mildly swollen from any foods in my life.
I have only tried Zyrtec and Claritin. Zyrtec keeps away all the swelling, but Claritin doesn't. Claritin did help me with my dog allergy, but it is not with whatever is going on in my apartment.
kathym on Jun, 23, 2014:
Probably either toxic mold or pesticides you should move. Wish it was better news. I've had MCS for 17 yrs and if you don't do something about your situation you may have permanent damage to your immune system.
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