Review: could Janumet cause Muscle pain?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 2,691 people who take Janumet. Among them, 38 have Muscle pain. See who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Janumet (latest outcomes from 2,913 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride; sitagliptin phosphate. It is often used in diabetes, type 2 diabetes. Commonly reported side effects of Janumet include pancreatitis, nausea, blood glucose increased, diarrhea, dizziness.
Muscle pain (muscle pain) (latest reports from 494,083 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis.
On Mar, 8, 2014: 2,691 people reported to have side effects when taking Janumet. Among them, 38 people (1.41%) have Muscle Pain. They amount to 0.01% of all the 492,634 people who have Muscle Pain.
Time on Janumet when people have Muscle pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle pain||30.77%||7.69%||23.08%||30.77%||0.00%||7.69%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Muscle pain when taking Janumet * :
|Muscle pain||66.67%||33.33% |
Age of people who have Muscle pain when taking Janumet * :
|Muscle pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.33%||3.33%||46.67%||46.67% |
Severity of Muscle pain when taking Janumet ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle pain||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||33.33% |
How people recovered from Muscle pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Muscle pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (19 people, 50.00%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (10 people, 26.32%)
- Hypertension (8 people, 21.05%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (5 people, 13.16%)
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia (3 people, 7.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (14 people, 36.84%)
- Simvastatin (6 people, 15.79%)
- Lisinopril (6 people, 15.79%)
- Amlodipine (6 people, 15.79%)
- Crestor (4 people, 10.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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