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 2,228 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.
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Melatonin has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from 2,685 Melatonin 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: 2,225 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 6 people (0.27%) have Hypoglycemia.
Time on Melatonin when people have Hypoglycemia * :
Gender of people who have Hypoglycemia when taking Melatonin * :
Age of people who have Hypoglycemia when taking Melatonin * :
Severity of Hypoglycemia when taking Melatonin ** :
How people recovered from Hypoglycemia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 1 diabetes mellitus (2 people, 33.33%)
- Stress urinary incontinence (1 people, 16.67%)
- Chronic myeloid leukaemia (1 people, 16.67%)
- Depression (1 people, 16.67%)
- Sleep disorder (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (3 people, 50.00%)
- Gleevec (1 people, 16.67%)
- Lisinopril (1 people, 16.67%)
- Zinc sulfate (1 people, 16.67%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (1 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Valerian, Effexor Xr, Ativan, Thorazine for a 42-year old woman with Chronic Insomnia, Insomnia, Depression Suicidal, Anxiety. The patient has Weakness, Fatigue, Lower Blood Pressure, Dry Eyes
- A study of drug interactions between Lisinopril, Proair Hfa, Ginger Root, Simvastatin, Probiotic, Flomax, Humulin R, Atenolol, Rocephin, Doxycycline Hyclate for a 57-year old man with Hypertension, Chronic Bronchitis, Health, High Blood Cholesterol, General Physical Health Deterioration, Cancer - Prostate, Type 2 Diabetes, High Blood Pressure, Respiratory Tract Congestion, Infection - Ear. The patient has Low Blood Sugar
- A study of drug interactions between Lantus, Novolog, Strattera for a 7-year old boy with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus, Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity. The patient has Low Blood Sugar
- A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Levothyroxine Sodium, Metoprolol Tartrate And Hydrochlorothiazide, Celexa for a 61-year old woman with Sleep Aid, Thyroid Disorder, High Arch, Depression. The patient has Droopy Eye
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