Review: could Metformin Hydrochloride cause Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness?


Summary

Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness is found among people who take Metformin Hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Diabetes mellitus . We study 12,101 people who have side effects while taking Metformin hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 566 have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness. Find out below who they are, when they have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness 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 14,249 users)

Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness

Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness has been reported by people with pain, weakness, insomnia, high blood pressure, fatigue (latest reports from 250,544 Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness patients).

On Aug, 28, 2016

12,101 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin Hydrochloride.
Among them, 566 people (4.68%) have Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Metformin hydrochloride cause Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness?

Time on Metformin Hydrochloride when people have Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness *:

  • < 1 month: 10.26 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.24 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 14.53 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 15.38 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 16.24 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 22.22 %
  • 10+ years: 5.13 %

Gender of people who have Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness when taking Metformin Hydrochloride *:

  • female: 53.68 %
  • male: 46.32 %

Age of people who have Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness when taking Metformin Hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.21 %
  • 10-19: 0.84 %
  • 20-29: 1.27 %
  • 30-39: 3.59 %
  • 40-49: 13.08 %
  • 50-59: 30.59 %
  • 60+: 50.42 %

Severity if Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness when taking Metformin Hydrochloride **:

  • least: 1.2 %
  • moderate: 54.22 %
  • severe: 36.14 %
  • most severe: 8.43 %

How people recovered from Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 7.14 %
  • not yet: 92.86 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Diabetes Mellitus (96 people)
  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (59 people)
  • Hypertension (57 people)
  • Depression (35 people)
  • Diabetes Mellitus Non-Insulin-Dependent (33 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (98 people)
  • Lisinopril (71 people)
  • Lantus (57 people)
  • Lipitor (54 people)
  • Atenolol (48 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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