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Review: could Lantus cause Suicide attempt?

We study 49,882 people who have side effects while taking Lantus from FDA and social media. Among them, 216 have Suicide attempt. Find out below who they are, when they have Suicide attempt and more.

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Lantus

Lantus (latest outcomes from 50,254 users) has active ingredients of insulin glargine recombinant. It is often used in diabetes.

Suicide attempt

Suicide attempt (latest reports from 144,550 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, pain, bipolar disorder.

On Sep, 15, 2014: 49,882 people reported to have side effects when taking Lantus. Among them, 216 people (0.43%) have Suicide Attempt.

Trend of Suicide attempt in Lantus reports

Time on Lantus when people have Suicide attempt * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Suicide attempt71.67%11.67%0.00%1.67%5.00%1.67%8.33%

Gender of people who have Suicide attempt when taking Lantus * :

FemaleMale
Suicide attempt61.57%38.43%

Age of people who have Suicide attempt when taking Lantus * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Suicide attempt0.43%0.00%6.38%12.34%18.72%28.51%14.47%19.15%

Severity of Suicide attempt when taking Lantus ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Suicide attempt ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Suicide attempt (64 people, 29.63%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (48 people, 22.22%)
  3. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (39 people, 18.06%)
  4. Depression (27 people, 12.50%)
  5. Type 1 diabetes mellitus (24 people, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Humalog (42 people, 19.44%)
  2. Solostar (25 people, 11.57%)
  3. Novorapid (21 people, 9.72%)
  4. Lisinopril (21 people, 9.72%)
  5. Seroquel (20 people, 9.26%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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