Review: could Lantus cause Nausea?
Summary: Nausea could be caused by Lantus, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Byetta, and have Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent.
We study 49,852 people who have side effects while taking Lantus from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,859 have Nausea. Find out below who they are, when they have Nausea and more.
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Lantus (latest outcomes from 50,218 users) has active ingredients of insulin glargine recombinant. It is often used in diabetes.
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit) (latest reports from 1,909,215 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, quit smoking, depression, pain.
On Apr, 6, 2014: 49,816 people reported to have side effects when taking Lantus. Among them, 3,859 people (7.75%) have Nausea. They amount to 0.20% of all the 1,905,176 people who have Nausea on eHealthMe.
Time on Lantus when people have Nausea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Nausea when taking Lantus * :
Age of people who have Nausea when taking Lantus * :
Severity of Nausea when taking Lantus ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Nausea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (1,024 people, 26.54%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (653 people, 16.92%)
- Diabetes mellitus (540 people, 13.99%)
- Hypertension (249 people, 6.45%)
- Diabetes mellitus insulin-dependent (123 people, 3.19%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Byetta (1,702 people, 44.10%)
- Humalog (908 people, 23.53%)
- Aspirin (811 people, 21.02%)
- Novolog (667 people, 17.28%)
- Metformin hcl (587 people, 15.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Lantus (insulin glargine recombinant) is often used for diabetes. Find out below the conditions Lantus is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (3 months ago):
pain n the chest came first time and lasted a few minutes and second pain in chest 2 or 3 hours later and lasted few minutes.
pain in the arm starting from the hand and going up, during the second chest pain.
was very nauseous few days prior to pain and felt dizziness, this happened at night when I went to sleep.
From this study (1 year ago):
B.R.Bahl on Nov, 25, 2012:
MY WIFE HAS BEEN USING fosavance 70 mg for the last 4 years without break.She feels fed up with the medicine,should she discontinue and use the one at monthly intervals.would you please reply which is the best medicine. Is there loss/damage if she discontinues.She feels no relief from the pain in the right side of her body.she takes pain killer medicine,doctor tell her to continue using till we are alive and forever.She feel difficulty to walk even upto few yards .She feel bodily and mentally weakness.will you pl tell her what she should do,continue to take or discontinue the medicine.
CC on Nov, 30, 2012:
I saw the same symptoms on Mystery Diagnosis. It was the patient’s thyroid. Have your wife go to a thyroid specialist.
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