Review: could Isoniazid cause Type 2 diabetes mellitus?
Summary: Type 2 diabetes mellitus could be caused by Isoniazid, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 7,369 people who have side effects while taking Isoniazid from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Type 2 diabetes mellitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Type 2 diabetes mellitus and more.
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On Apr, 15, 2014: 7,369 people reported to have side effects when taking Isoniazid. Among them, 6 people (0.08%) have Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. They amount to 0.00% of all the 219,516 people who have Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus on eHealthMe.
Time on Isoniazid when people have Type 2 diabetes mellitus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Type 2 diabetes mellitus||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Type 2 diabetes mellitus when taking Isoniazid * :
|Type 2 diabetes mellitus||33.33%||66.67% |
Age of people who have Type 2 diabetes mellitus when taking Isoniazid * :
|Type 2 diabetes mellitus||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||33.33%||16.67%||33.33% |
Severity of Type 2 diabetes mellitus when taking Isoniazid ** :
How people recovered from Type 2 diabetes mellitus ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (3 people, 50.00%)
- Depression (3 people, 50.00%)
- Schizophrenia (2 people, 33.33%)
- Insomnia (2 people, 33.33%)
- Pain (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (4 people, 66.67%)
- Haldol (3 people, 50.00%)
- Zyprexa (3 people, 50.00%)
- Aspirin (2 people, 33.33%)
- Thorazine (2 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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