Meloxicam and High blood sugar - from FDA reports
High blood sugar is found among people who take Meloxicam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Zometa, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have High blood sugar with Meloxicam. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 23,096 people who have side effects when taking Meloxicam from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 20, 2017
23,096 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam.
Among them, 62 people (0.27%) have High blood sugar
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have High blood sugar when taking Meloxicam *:
- female: 59.68 %
- male: 40.32 %
Age of people who have High blood sugar when taking Meloxicam *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.67 %
- 30-39: 6.67 %
- 40-49: 5.0 %
- 50-59: 10.0 %
- 60+: 76.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (16 people, 25.81%)
- High Blood Pressure (9 people, 14.52%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (8 people, 12.90%)
- Metastases To Bone (7 people, 11.29%)
- Diabetes (7 people, 11.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (18 people, 29.03%)
- Methotrexate (17 people, 27.42%)
- Lisinopril (17 people, 27.42%)
- Prednisone (15 people, 24.19%)
- Lortab (15 people, 24.19%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (26 people, 41.94%)
- Chest Pain (25 people, 40.32%)
- Anaemia (20 people, 32.26%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (18 people, 29.03%)
- Fatigue (18 people, 29.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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User reviews to the study
My husband has PBC and was diagnosed 20 years ago and as far as we know, it has not progressed. I was just wondering what effect Meloxicam would or could have on his liver if he asked his doctor to be put on it for his joint pain? Any info would truly be appreciated! Thank you
Last week I had surgery for a ruptured tendon in my lower left leg. I've taken Meloxicam for several years. From what I've read there seems to be others with this problem. I want to know why this wasn't listed as a side effect of this drug.
I started Meloxicam a month ago .. added to my Tramadol which I've been on for years .. Here on the east coast we've had a sudden heat wave this week which has caused me some unusual negative symptoms when doing what I normally do outside .. Even though I was keeping myself hydrated I was having ...