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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.

We study 49,916 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

Lantus has active ingredients of insulin glargine recombinant. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from 50,291 Lantus users)

Accidental overdose

Accidental overdose has been reported by people with pain, type 2 diabetes, depression, accidental exposure, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 12,431 Accidental overdose patients)

On Feb, 2, 2015: 49,916 people reported to have side effects when taking Lantus. Among them, 138 people (0.28%) have Accidental Overdose.

Trend of Accidental overdose in Lantus reports

Time on Lantus when people have Accidental overdose * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Accidental overdose76.19%9.52%0.00%9.52%4.76%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Accidental overdose when taking Lantus * :

FemaleMale
Accidental overdose63.19%36.81%

Age of people who have Accidental overdose when taking Lantus * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Accidental overdose0.00%1.57%0.79%3.15%1.57%22.05%22.05%48.82%

Severity of Accidental overdose when taking Lantus ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Accidental overdose ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Diabetes mellitus (28 people, 20.29%)
  2. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (25 people, 18.12%)
  3. Type 1 diabetes mellitus (16 people, 11.59%)
  4. Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (9 people, 6.52%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus insulin-dependent (9 people, 6.52%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Byetta (28 people, 20.29%)
  2. Humalog (25 people, 18.12%)
  3. Novolog (24 people, 17.39%)
  4. Aspirin (22 people, 15.94%)
  5. Metformin hcl (19 people, 13.77%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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