Review: could Metformin cause Chills?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 12,522 people who take Metformin. Among them, 83 have Chills. See who they are, when they have Chills and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Metformin hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 14,573 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes, type 2 diabetes. Commonly reported side effects of Metformin hydrochloride include nausea aggravated, nausea, blood glucose increased, renal failure acute, lactic acidosis.
Chills (felling of cold) (latest reports from 244,856 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 12,522 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride. Among them, 83 people (0.66%) have Chills. They amount to 0.03% of all the 243,686 people who have Chills.
Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Chills * :
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Gender of people who have Chills when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
Age of people who have Chills when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
Severity of Chills when taking Metformin hydrochloride ** :
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How people recovered from Chills ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (17 people, 20.48%)
- Diabetes mellitus (17 people, 20.48%)
- Pain (9 people, 10.84%)
- Hypertension (8 people, 9.64%)
- Insomnia (7 people, 8.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lisinopril (15 people, 18.07%)
- Aspirin (15 people, 18.07%)
- Byetta (13 people, 15.66%)
- Glipizide (10 people, 12.05%)
- Simvastatin (10 people, 12.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I take Metformin and Lisinopril daily to help control blood sugar and to protect kidneys (experienced kidney stones approx. 5 years ago). This morning I woke up with hives on back of legs and in hip area, with spreading to feet and ankles.
At work the hives briefly subsided, but I took aspirin on the off chance it would help. Hive began to get worse again approx. 2-3 hrs later. Took 1 pill equaline allergy (Chloropheniramine maleate 4 mg) and within approx. 15 minutes noticed increasing sensation of swelling in my lips, and now numbness developing approx. 30 minutes after taking.
From this study (5 months ago):
I have a colostomy, hypertension, hypothroidism, weakened immune system, chronic depression, renal failure - stage 2, liver disease, arthritis, and fybromyalgia.
I have been cold for two days, ache in my back and liver, neck is stiff, throat is sore, body temp is 96.3, b/P is 151/101, pulse is 86. Do I have pneumonia?
From this study (12 months ago):
Just started back on this 5 days ago, last night developed rapid heart rate (today it is 140) Can't reach doc, too late in the day so not taking again til I can reach her.
Was on it a few weeks ago and just had digestive problems, off for 10 days and restarted.
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