Metformin hydrochloride and Potassium - low - from FDA reports
Potassium - low is found among people who take Metformin Hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Diabetes . We study 14,740 people who have side effects while taking Metformin hydrochloride from FDA. Among them, 109 have Potassium - low. Find out below who they are, when they have Potassium - low 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)
Potassium - Low
Potassium - low has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, depression, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 33,568 Potassium - low patients).
On Feb, 23, 2017
14,740 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin Hydrochloride.
Among them, 109 people (0.74%) have Potassium - Low
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin Hydrochloride when people have Potassium - Low *:
- < 1 month: 11.11 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.11 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.11 %
- 5 - 10 years: 11.11 %
- 10+ years: 22.22 %
Gender of people who have Potassium - Low when taking Metformin Hydrochloride *:
- female: 69 %
- male: 31 %
Age of people who have Potassium - Low when taking Metformin Hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 7.59 %
- 40-49: 21.52 %
- 50-59: 13.92 %
- 60+: 56.96 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Diabetes (25 people, 22.94%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (17 people, 15.60%)
- Metastatic Neoplasm (13 people, 11.93%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (11 people, 10.09%)
- Hypersensitivity (10 people, 9.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (35 people, 32.11%)
- Oxycontin (27 people, 24.77%)
- Aspirin (24 people, 22.02%)
- Ambien (22 people, 20.18%)
- Lantus (21 people, 19.27%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (38 people, 34.86%)
- Pain (37 people, 33.94%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (35 people, 32.11%)
- Osteoarthritis (34 people, 31.19%)
- Constipation (30 people, 27.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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