Review: could Lyrica cause Hypoglycemia?
Summary: Hypoglycemia is found among people who take Lyrica, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Type 2 diabetes.
We study 64,396 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA and social media. Among them, 269 have Hypoglycemia. Find out below who they are, when they have Hypoglycemia and more.
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Lyrica has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia. (latest outcomes from 66,617 Lyrica users)
Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar cause seizures) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, type 1 diabetes mellitus. (latest reports from 20,733 Hypoglycemia patients)
On Mar, 2, 2015: 64,396 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica. Among them, 269 people (0.42%) have Hypoglycemia.
Time on Lyrica when people have Hypoglycemia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Hypoglycemia when taking Lyrica * :
Age of people who have Hypoglycemia when taking Lyrica * :
Severity of Hypoglycemia when taking Lyrica ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hypoglycemia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (44 people, 16.36%)
- Pain (41 people, 15.24%)
- Depression (39 people, 14.50%)
- Diabetic neuropathy (38 people, 14.13%)
- Neuralgia (29 people, 10.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (56 people, 20.82%)
- Lasix (47 people, 17.47%)
- Lantus (46 people, 17.10%)
- Humalog (41 people, 15.24%)
- Ramipril (37 people, 13.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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