Review: could Metformin Hydrochloride cause Excessive Thirst?


Excessive thirst is found among people who take Metformin Hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Klonopin, and have Diabetes mellitus . We study 12,308 people who have side effects while taking Metformin hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Excessive thirst. Find out below who they are, when they have Excessive thirst and more.

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Metformin Hydrochloride

Metformin hydrochloride has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin hydrochloride 18,412 users)

Excessive Thirst

Excessive thirst has been reported by people with schizophrenia, high blood pressure, depression, diabetes, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 3,472 Excessive thirst patients).

On Oct, 24, 2016

12,308 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin Hydrochloride.
Among them, 10 people (0.08%) have Excessive Thirst

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Metformin hydrochloride cause Excessive thirst?

Gender of people who have Excessive Thirst when taking Metformin Hydrochloride *:

  • female: 80 %
  • male: 20 %

Age of people who have Excessive Thirst when taking Metformin Hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 10 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 60 %
  • 60+: 30 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Diabetes Mellitus (5 people, 50.00%)
  • Mental Disorder (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Hypertension (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Blood Cholesterol (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (3 people, 30.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vistaril (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Toprol-Xl (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Nitroglycerin (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Mirtazapine (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Klonopin (4 people, 40.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Blood Glucose Increased (7 people, 70.00%)
  • General Physical Health Deterioration (6 people, 60.00%)
  • Heart Rate Increased (5 people, 50.00%)
  • Dyspnoea (5 people, 50.00%)
  • Diarrhoea (5 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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