Review: could Metformin Hydrochloride cause Stools - Watery?


Summary

Stools - watery is found among people who take Metformin Hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lisinopril, and have Diabetes mellitus . We study 12,101 people who have side effects while taking Metformin hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 572 have Stools - watery. Find out below who they are, when they have Stools - watery 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)

Stools - Watery

Stools - watery has been reported by people with erythema multiforme, kidney stones, acute kidney failure, crohn's disease, itching (latest reports from 175,062 Stools - watery patients).

On Aug, 25, 2016

12,101 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin Hydrochloride.
Among them, 572 people (4.73%) have Stools - Watery


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Metformin hydrochloride cause Stools - watery?

Time on Metformin Hydrochloride when people have Stools - Watery *:

  • < 1 month: 25.97 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 9.09 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 9.09 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 19.48 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 11.69 %
  • 10+ years: 10.39 %

Gender of people who have Stools - Watery when taking Metformin Hydrochloride *:

  • female: 57.14 %
  • male: 42.86 %

Age of people who have Stools - Watery when taking Metformin Hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.2 %
  • 20-29: 2.81 %
  • 30-39: 4.41 %
  • 40-49: 10.82 %
  • 50-59: 23.45 %
  • 60+: 58.32 %

Severity if Stools - Watery when taking Metformin Hydrochloride **:

  • least: 2.86 %
  • moderate: 68.57 %
  • severe: 25.71 %
  • most severe: 2.86 %

How people recovered from Stools - Watery **:

  • while on drug: 18.18 %
  • after off the drug: 27.27 %
  • not yet: 54.55 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Diabetes Mellitus (136 people)
  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (124 people)
  • Hypertension (65 people)
  • Diabetes Mellitus Non-Insulin-Dependent (26 people)
  • Pain (20 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lisinopril (73 people)
  • Simvastatin (70 people)
  • Aspirin (62 people)
  • Omeprazole (40 people)
  • Januvia (37 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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