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Review: could Melatonin cause Hypoglycemia?

Summary: Hypoglycemia is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Aspirin, and have Type 1 diabetes mellitus.

We study 2,189 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Hypoglycemia. Find out below who they are, when they have Hypoglycemia and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Melatonin and have Hypoglycemia >>>

Melatonin

Melatonin (latest outcomes from 2,653 users) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia.

Trend of melatonin reports

Hypoglycemia

Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar cause seizures) (latest reports from 159,195 patients) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, type 1 diabetes mellitus.

On Oct, 26, 2014: 2,189 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 6 people (0.27%) have Hypoglycemia.

Trend of Hypoglycemia in Melatonin reports

Time on Melatonin when people have Hypoglycemia * :

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Gender of people who have Hypoglycemia when taking Melatonin * :

FemaleMale
Hypoglycemia66.67%33.33%

Age of people who have Hypoglycemia when taking Melatonin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hypoglycemia0.00%0.00%0.00%16.67%0.00%0.00%33.33%50.00%

Severity of Hypoglycemia when taking Melatonin ** :

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How people recovered from Hypoglycemia ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Type 1 diabetes mellitus (2 people, 33.33%)
  2. Stress urinary incontinence (1 people, 16.67%)
  3. Chronic myeloid leukaemia (1 people, 16.67%)
  4. Depression (1 people, 16.67%)
  5. Sleep disorder (1 people, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (3 people, 50.00%)
  2. Gleevec (1 people, 16.67%)
  3. Lisinopril (1 people, 16.67%)
  4. Zinc sulfate (1 people, 16.67%)
  5. Metoprolol tartrate (1 people, 16.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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