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Review: could Metformin cause Addiction - drug (Drug abuse and dependence)?

We study 12,759 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 have Addiction - drug. Find out below who they are, when they have Addiction - drug and more.

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Metformin hydrochloride

Metformin hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 14,598 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes.

Addiction - drug

Addiction - drug (latest reports from 79,656 patients) has been reported by people with pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety, migraine.

On Oct, 26, 2014: 12,754 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride. Among them, 13 people (0.10%) have Addiction - Drug.

Trend of Addiction - drug in Metformin hydrochloride reports

Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Addiction - drug * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Addiction - drug100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Addiction - drug when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :

FemaleMale
Addiction - drug25.00%75.00%

Age of people who have Addiction - drug when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Addiction - drug0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%9.09%36.36%18.18%36.36%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (3 people, 23.08%)
  2. Pruritus (1 people, 7.69%)
  3. Fibromyalgia (1 people, 7.69%)
  4. Multiple myeloma (1 people, 7.69%)
  5. Back pain (1 people, 7.69%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lisinopril (3 people, 23.08%)
  2. Oxycontin (3 people, 23.08%)
  3. Tegretol (2 people, 15.38%)
  4. Aspirin (2 people, 15.38%)
  5. Lyrica (2 people, 15.38%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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