Review: could Meloxicam cause High blood sugar (Hyperglycemia)?
Summary: High blood sugar is found among people who take Meloxicam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 9,117 people who have side effects while taking Meloxicam from FDA and social media. Among them, 44 have High blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood sugar and more.
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Meloxicam has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from 10,369 Meloxicam users)
High blood sugar
High blood sugar (high blood sugar) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, bipolar disorder. (latest reports from 17,128 High blood sugar patients)
On Mar, 27, 2015: 9,117 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam. Among them, 44 people (0.48%) have High Blood Sugar.
Time on Meloxicam when people have High blood sugar * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood sugar||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High blood sugar when taking Meloxicam * :
|High blood sugar||58.70%||41.30% |
Age of people who have High blood sugar when taking Meloxicam * :
|High blood sugar||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.35%||2.17%||10.87%||82.61% |
Severity of High blood sugar when taking Meloxicam ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High blood sugar||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from High blood sugar ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|High blood sugar||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (9 people, 20.45%)
- Diabetes mellitus (8 people, 18.18%)
- Metastases to bone (7 people, 15.91%)
- Prophylaxis (6 people, 13.64%)
- Adverse drug reaction (4 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (15 people, 34.09%)
- Lisinopril (14 people, 31.82%)
- Prednisone (14 people, 31.82%)
- Folic acid (13 people, 29.55%)
- Lortab (13 people, 29.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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