Review: could Lantus cause Accidental overdose?
We study 49,871 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 50,240 users) has active ingredients of insulin glargine recombinant. It is often used in diabetes.
Accidental overdose (latest reports from 49,076 patients) has been reported by people with pain, type 2 diabetes, depression, accidental exposure, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 16, 2014: 49,869 people reported to have side effects when taking Lantus. Among them, 138 people (0.28%) have Accidental Overdose. They amount to 0.28% of all the 49,046 people who have Accidental Overdose on eHealthMe.
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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