Invokana and Shingles - from FDA reports
Shingles is found among people who take Invokana, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Metformin, and have Thyroid diseases. This review analyzes which people have Shingles with Invokana. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 13,927 people who have side effects when taking Invokana from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 24, 2017
13,927 people reported to have side effects when taking Invokana.
Among them, 12 people (0.09%) have Shingles
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Invokana when people have Shingles *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Shingles when taking Invokana *:
- female: 72.73 %
- male: 27.27 %
Age of people who have Shingles when taking Invokana *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 11.11 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 33.33 %
- 60+: 55.56 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Thyroid Diseases (3 people, 25.00%)
- Retinal Vascular Disorder (2 people, 16.67%)
- Preventive Health Care (2 people, 16.67%)
- Pain (2 people, 16.67%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (2 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Metformin (7 people, 58.33%)
- Crestor (4 people, 33.33%)
- Vitamin D3 (3 people, 25.00%)
- Lantus (3 people, 25.00%)
- Januvia (2 people, 16.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (4 people, 33.33%)
- Pain (4 people, 33.33%)
- Nausea (4 people, 33.33%)
- Weight Decreased (3 people, 25.00%)
- Diarrhea (3 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I am a 69 yr. Old Female!!Have been taking flonase for 5 or 6 yrs.Broke out in shingles a yr. Ago..Have had 3 breakouts since..The last 2 breakouts were in less than a month of each other!!! Curious if it could possibly be a side effect from the flonase..am not taking any other medications!!
I am on 2000 mg. Metformin plus Trulicity 1.25. Although my A1c is sort of ok, my fasting sugar is high. So recently my doctor asked me to add Invokana 100. I haven't added this yet, but getting nervous that I am on too many meds. Also a bit worried about Invokana side effects. Any ...
I have recently been diagnosed with cranial herpes zoster. During the prodromal stage, before the lesions became evident I experienced pain I my back where I had pain the last time I had shingles on my back and breast area. I also started having bladder pain. It feels like someone is ...
I have been on Invokana for a,little over a month..my last A1c was 9.9, so my diabetes is definitely not controlled.I have started experiencing urge incontinence, and I am wondering if this is a side effect of the drug or (probably ) nerve damage.??
User reviews to the study
If you have urine retention while taking Invokana how do you deal with it? My urologist shut me down when I suggested it might be the drug, and gave me the options of either a prostate operation or intermittent catheters. i took the latter, which can be a nuisance but aren't painful. Just ...
I am 38 years old women and have had reoccurring shingles on my left arm for 10 months. I have excruciating pain in my hand, thumb & 1st finger. I have tried gabapetin (max dose)with tramadol and paracetamol for 3 months but still in pain. I am now taking tramadol & paracetamol & ibruprofen with ...
About a year and half ago I was diagnosed to have diabetes and was prescribed to take Invokana 100 mg once each evening after meals (along with one Metformin ER 750 mg per day). About a year ago I started to notice a new problem---I could not hold in my urine if I even slightly delayed going to ...
I am 24 and was put on fluconazole for 3 month due to foliculitis. I then decided to stop on my own due to it not working at all. About 1 month has passed by and I just found out that I now have shingles..