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Review: could Metformin cause Diabetic gastroparesis?

Summary: Diabetic gastroparesis could be caused by Metformin, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Aspirin, and have Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent.

We study 12,739 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Diabetic gastroparesis. Find out below who they are, when they have Diabetic gastroparesis and more.

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Metformin hydrochloride

Metformin hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 14,580 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in type 2 diabetes.

Diabetic gastroparesis

Diabetic gastroparesis (paralysis of the muscles of the stomach caused by diabetes) (latest reports from 4,827 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, diabetes, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 12,527 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride. Among them, 6 people (0.05%) have Diabetic Gastroparesis. They amount to 0.12% of all the 4,818 people who have Diabetic Gastroparesis on eHealthMe.

Trend of Diabetic gastroparesis in Metformin hydrochloride reports

Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Diabetic gastroparesis * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Diabetic gastroparesis0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%33.33%0.00%33.33%

Gender of people who have Diabetic gastroparesis when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :

FemaleMale
Diabetic gastroparesis50.00%50.00%

Age of people who have Diabetic gastroparesis when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diabetic gastroparesis0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%60.00%20.00%20.00%

Severity of Diabetic gastroparesis when taking Metformin hydrochloride ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Diabetic gastroparesis0.00%66.67%33.33%0.00%

How people recovered from Diabetic gastroparesis ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Diabetic gastroparesis0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (2 people, 33.33%)
  2. Gerd (1 people, 16.67%)
  3. Nasopharyngitis (1 people, 16.67%)
  4. Nausea (1 people, 16.67%)
  5. Hypertension (1 people, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (3 people, 50.00%)
  2. Lortab (2 people, 33.33%)
  3. Byetta (2 people, 33.33%)
  4. Fosinopril sodium (2 people, 33.33%)
  5. Contac 12 hour (2 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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