Review: could Lantus cause Stomach Pain?


Stomach pain 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 Humalog, and have Diabetes mellitus . We study 57,254 people who have side effects while taking Lantus from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,007 have Stomach pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Stomach pain and more.

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Lantus has active ingredients of insulin glargine recombinant. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Lantus 59,382 users)

Stomach Pain

Stomach pain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, abdominal pain upper, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 93,309 Stomach pain patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

57,254 people reported to have side effects when taking Lantus.
Among them, 1,007 people (1.76%) have Stomach Pain

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lantus cause Stomach pain?

Time on Lantus when people have Stomach Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 36.96 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 32.61 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 13.04 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 13.04 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 2.17 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.17 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Stomach Pain when taking Lantus *:

  • female: 59.46 %
  • male: 40.54 %

Age of people who have Stomach Pain when taking Lantus *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.75 %
  • 10-19: 1.86 %
  • 20-29: 4.72 %
  • 30-39: 5.47 %
  • 40-49: 16.02 %
  • 50-59: 26.96 %
  • 60+: 44.22 %

Severity if Stomach Pain when taking Lantus **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 66.67 %
  • most severe: 33.33 %

How people recovered from Stomach Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Diabetes Mellitus (171 people)
  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (149 people)
  • Hypertension (92 people)
  • Depression (72 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (51 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Humalog (249 people)
  • Aspirin (222 people)
  • Novolog (215 people)
  • Lasix (196 people)
  • Lisinopril (178 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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