Review: could Metformin cause Diabetic gastroparesis?
We study 12,747 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 (latest outcomes from 14,587 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes.
Diabetic gastroparesis (paralysis of the muscles of the stomach caused by diabetes) (latest reports from 4,889 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, diabetes, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 17, 2014: 12,745 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 4,889 people who have Diabetic Gastroparesis on eHealthMe.
Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Diabetic gastroparesis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Diabetic gastroparesis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00%||33.33% |
Gender of people who have Diabetic gastroparesis when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
|Diabetic gastroparesis||50.00%||50.00% |
Age of people who have Diabetic gastroparesis when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
|Diabetic gastroparesis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||60.00%||20.00%||20.00% |
Severity of Diabetic gastroparesis when taking Metformin hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Diabetic gastroparesis||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Diabetic gastroparesis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Diabetic gastroparesis||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (2 people, 33.33%)
- Gerd (1 people, 16.67%)
- Nasopharyngitis (1 people, 16.67%)
- Nausea (1 people, 16.67%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (3 people, 50.00%)
- Lortab (2 people, 33.33%)
- Byetta (2 people, 33.33%)
- Fosinopril sodium (2 people, 33.33%)
- 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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