Could Melatonin cause Hypoglycemia - from FDA reports
Hypoglycemia is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Humalog, and have Diabetes . We study 8,226 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA. Among them, 20 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 Melatonin 9,306 users)
Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, type 1 diabetes (latest reports from 30,523 Hypoglycemia patients).
On Dec, 28, 2016
8,226 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin.
Among them, 20 people (0.24%) have Hypoglycemia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Hypoglycemia when taking Melatonin *:
- female: 60 %
- male: 40 %
Age of people who have Hypoglycemia when taking Melatonin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 5 %
- 10-19: 10 %
- 20-29: 5 %
- 30-39: 5 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 15 %
- 60+: 60 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Diabetes (5 people, 25.00%)
- Type 1 Diabetes (3 people, 15.00%)
- Depression (2 people, 10.00%)
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (2 people, 10.00%)
- Stress Urinary Incontinence (1 person, 5.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (4 people, 20.00%)
- Humalog (4 people, 20.00%)
- Vitamin B12 (3 people, 15.00%)
- Miralax (3 people, 15.00%)
- Imdur (3 people, 15.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (4 people, 20.00%)
- Hypophagia (3 people, 15.00%)
- Haemoglobin Decreased (3 people, 15.00%)
- Diarrhea (3 people, 15.00%)
- Dehydration (3 people, 15.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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