Metformin hydrochloride and Eye pain - from FDA reports
Eye pain is found among people who take Metformin hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Eye pain 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 May, 18, 2017
16,103 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin Hydrochloride.
Among them, 47 people (0.29%) have Eye Pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin Hydrochloride when people have Eye Pain *:
- < 1 month: 25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 50 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 25 %
Gender of people who have Eye Pain when taking Metformin Hydrochloride *:
- female: 62.22 %
- male: 37.78 %
Age of people who have Eye Pain when taking Metformin Hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 10.34 %
- 40-49: 31.03 %
- 50-59: 20.69 %
- 60+: 37.93 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Diabetes (9 people, 19.15%)
- Diabetic Retinal Oedema (8 people, 17.02%)
- High Blood Pressure (7 people, 14.89%)
- Diabetic Retinopathy (7 people, 14.89%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (6 people, 12.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lisinopril (8 people, 17.02%)
- Aspirin (8 people, 17.02%)
- Zometa (7 people, 14.89%)
- Lucentis (7 people, 14.89%)
- Avastin (7 people, 14.89%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Vision Blurred (15 people, 31.91%)
- Pain (13 people, 27.66%)
- Stress And Anxiety (11 people, 23.40%)
- Visual Acuity Reduced (8 people, 17.02%)
- High Blood Pressure (8 people, 17.02%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Eye pain 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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