Metformin hydrochloride and Polyuria - from FDA reports
Polyuria is found among people who take Metformin Hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Actos, and have Diabetes . We study 14,740 people who have side effects while taking Metformin hydrochloride from FDA. Among them, 25 have Polyuria. Find out below who they are, when they have Polyuria and more.
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Metformin hydrochloride has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin hydrochloride 18,429 users)
Polyuria (production of too much dilute urine) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, depression, osteoporosis, diabetes (latest reports from 7,168 Polyuria patients).
On Feb, 26, 2017
14,740 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin Hydrochloride.
Among them, 25 people (0.17%) have Polyuria
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin Hydrochloride when people have Polyuria *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 100 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Polyuria when taking Metformin Hydrochloride *:
- female: 36 %
- male: 64 %
Age of people who have Polyuria when taking Metformin Hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 4.17 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 12.5 %
- 50-59: 25.0 %
- 60+: 58.33 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Diabetes (6 people, 24.00%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (4 people, 16.00%)
- Multiple Myeloma (3 people, 12.00%)
- Glucose Tolerance Impaired (2 people, 8.00%)
- Cardiac Disorder (2 people, 8.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Actos (6 people, 24.00%)
- Tenormin (5 people, 20.00%)
- Pioglitazone (4 people, 16.00%)
- Miralax (4 people, 16.00%)
- Atenolol (4 people, 16.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Diarrhea (10 people, 40.00%)
- Renal Failure Acute (8 people, 32.00%)
- Pleural Effusion (8 people, 32.00%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (8 people, 32.00%)
- Lactic Acidosis (8 people, 32.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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