Review: could Janumet cause Muscle pain?
We study 3,169 people who have side effects while taking Janumet from FDA and social media. Among them, 38 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.
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Janumet (latest outcomes from 3,381 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride; sitagliptin phosphate. It is often used in diabetes.
Muscle pain (muscle pain) (latest reports from 505,033 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 3,169 people reported to have side effects when taking Janumet. Among them, 38 people (1.20%) have Muscle Pain. They amount to 0.01% of all the 505,015 people who have Muscle Pain on eHealthMe.
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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