Review: could Januvia cause Sweating - excessive?
Summary: Sweating - excessive could be caused by Januvia, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Type 2 diabetes mellitus.
We study 19,130 people who have side effects while taking Januvia from FDA and social media. Among them, 147 have Sweating - excessive. Find out below who they are, when they have Sweating - excessive and more.
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On Apr, 12, 2014: 19,140 people reported to have side effects when taking Januvia. Among them, 147 people (0.77%) have Sweating - Excessive. They amount to 0.05% of all the 295,224 people who have Sweating - Excessive on eHealthMe.
Time on Januvia when people have Sweating - excessive * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sweating - excessive||42.31%||26.92%||11.54%||15.38%||3.85%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Januvia * :
|Sweating - excessive||57.24%||42.76% |
Age of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Januvia * :
|Sweating - excessive||0.00%||0.00%||0.77%||0.00%||2.31%||6.92%||35.38%||54.62% |
Severity of Sweating - excessive when taking Januvia ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sweating - excessive||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Sweating - excessive ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (54 people, 36.73%)
- Diabetes mellitus (52 people, 35.37%)
- Hypertension (15 people, 10.20%)
- Depression (8 people, 5.44%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (6 people, 4.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (54 people, 36.73%)
- Metformin (30 people, 20.41%)
- Metformin hcl (24 people, 16.33%)
- Nitroglycerin (20 people, 13.61%)
- Glyburide (20 people, 13.61%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 week ago):
I have excessive sweating and cannot determine the cause. The above are drugs I take that show sweating as a side effect. Thank you for any help u can offer. AC
From this study (2 weeks ago):
Have tried drysol antiperspirant and a pill to relieve sweating but nothing has helped. Take Topamax 100 mg nightly to ward off migraines the next day. Have headache daily if don't take the Topamax
From this study (2 weeks ago):
I sweat a lot.. especially my hairs and face get wet.. because of this im unable to communicate with people casually... and as im a engineering student I got to participate in many events in the summer.. but im denied myself of participation because of this excessive sweating. . I feel very uncomfortable with this. . I kindly request the medical experts to please suggest me a pill which can keep me dry. And I request to suggest such a pill available in Karnataka. .
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