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Review: could Lantus cause Accidental overdose (Accidental Overdose (therapeutic Agent))?
Summary: Accidental overdose is found among people who take Lantus, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Byetta, and have Diabetes mellitus.
We study 49,902 people who have side effects while taking Lantus from FDA and social media. Among them, 138 have Accidental overdose. Find out below who they are, when they have Accidental overdose and more.
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Lantus (latest outcomes from 50,273 users) has active ingredients of insulin glargine recombinant. It is often used in diabetes.
Accidental overdose (latest reports from 12,431 patients) has been reported by people with pain, type 2 diabetes, depression, accidental exposure, high blood pressure.
On Nov, 26, 2014: 49,902 people reported to have side effects when taking Lantus. Among them, 138 people (0.28%) have Accidental Overdose.
Time on Lantus when people have Accidental overdose * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Accidental overdose||76.19%||9.52%||0.00%||9.52%||4.76%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Accidental overdose when taking Lantus * :
|Accidental overdose||63.19%||36.81% |
Age of people who have Accidental overdose when taking Lantus * :
|Accidental overdose||0.00%||1.57%||0.79%||3.15%||1.57%||22.05%||22.05%||48.82% |
Severity of Accidental overdose when taking Lantus ** :
How people recovered from Accidental overdose ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (28 people, 20.29%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (25 people, 18.12%)
- Type 1 diabetes mellitus (16 people, 11.59%)
- Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (9 people, 6.52%)
- Diabetes mellitus insulin-dependent (9 people, 6.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Byetta (28 people, 20.29%)
- Humalog (25 people, 18.12%)
- Novolog (24 people, 17.39%)
- Aspirin (22 people, 15.94%)
- Metformin hcl (19 people, 13.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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