Review: could Metformin hydrochloride cause Drug not working (Drug Ineffective)?
Summary: Drug not working is found among people who take Metformin hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Simvastatin, and have Diabetes.
We study 12,773 people who have side effects while taking Metformin hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 337 have Drug not working. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug not working and more.
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Metformin hydrochloride has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from 14,614 Metformin hydrochloride users)
Drug not working
On Mar, 6, 2015: 12,773 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride. Among them, 337 people (2.64%) have Drug Not Working.
Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Drug not working * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Drug not working||25.00%||33.33%||8.33%||8.33%||16.67%||8.33%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Drug not working when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
|Drug not working||53.92%||46.08% |
Age of people who have Drug not working when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
|Drug not working||0.00%||0.00%||1.19%||0.79%||3.95%||10.67%||28.85%||54.55% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (80 people, 23.74%)
- Hypertension (57 people, 16.91%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (48 people, 14.24%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (21 people, 6.23%)
- Pain (20 people, 5.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Simvastatin (47 people, 13.95%)
- Byetta (33 people, 9.79%)
- Lipitor (32 people, 9.50%)
- Aspirin (31 people, 9.20%)
- Lantus (31 people, 9.20%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Metformin for a 60-year old woman with Type 2 Diabetes. The patient has Heart Rate Irregular
- A study of drug interactions between Metformin, Onglyza, Crestor, Farxiga for a 64-year old man with Diabetes, Lower Cholesterol. The patient has Swelling, Pain In Jaw, Nasal Congestion
- A study of drug interactions between Losartan Potassium; Hydrochlorothiazide, Synthroid, Cymbalta, Glumetza for a 60-year old woman with High Blood Pressure, Thyroid Cancer - Papillary Carcinoma, Pain - Back, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. The patient has Insomnia, Hip Pain, Back Pain
- A study of side effects of Metformin for a 52-year old woman with Diabetes. The patient has Uterine Fibroids (benign growths of the muscle inside the uterus)
- A study of drug interactions between Metformin, Victoza for a 35-year old woman with Diabetes. The patient has Dizziness, Nausea, Heart Palpitations, Breathing Difficulty, Chills, Diarrhea, Fatigue
Recent Metformin hydrochloride related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Actos, Metformin, Onglyza for a 24-year old man who has Diabetes Mellitus Non-insulin-dependent
- Comparions of Metformin, Klonopin, Celexa, Clozapine for a 55-year old woman who has Anxiety
- Comparions of Metformin, Januvia, Glipizide for a 44-year old man who has Type 2 Diabetes
- Comparions of Lexapro, Hydrochlorothiazide, Lisinopril, Metformin, Garcinia Cambogia for a 60-year old woman who has Tramadol
- Comparions of Metformin, Propranolol Hydrochloride for a 56-year old man who has Hypertension
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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