Metformin hydrochloride and Bladder cancer - from FDA reports
Bladder cancer is found among people who take Metformin hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Actos, and have Type 2 diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Bladder cancer with Metformin hydrochloride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,103 people who have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 17, 2017
16,103 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin Hydrochloride.
Among them, 125 people (0.78%) have Bladder Cancer
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin Hydrochloride when people have Bladder Cancer *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 36.36 %
- 6 - 12 months: 18.18 %
- 1 - 2 years: 18.18 %
- 2 - 5 years: 9.09 %
- 5 - 10 years: 18.18 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Bladder Cancer when taking Metformin Hydrochloride *:
- female: 25.26 %
- male: 74.74 %
Age of people who have Bladder Cancer when taking Metformin Hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.2 %
- 20-29: 1.2 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 13.25 %
- 60+: 84.34 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (89 people, 71.20%)
- Diabetes (19 people, 15.20%)
- High Blood Pressure (6 people, 4.80%)
- Dyslipidaemia (6 people, 4.80%)
- Insulin-Requiring Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (4 people, 3.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Actos (79 people, 63.20%)
- Januvia (18 people, 14.40%)
- Amaryl (17 people, 13.60%)
- Lantus (13 people, 10.40%)
- Glucotrol (12 people, 9.60%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Death (19 people, 15.20%)
- Haematuria (11 people, 8.80%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (6 people, 4.80%)
- Oedema (5 people, 4.00%)
- Chest Pain (5 people, 4.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Bladder cancer when taking Metformin hydrochloride?
Metformin hydrochloride has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin hydrochloride 19,806 users)
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