Review: could Metformin hydrochloride cause Eye pain?
Summary: Eye pain is found among people who take Metformin hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol.
We study 12,773 people who have side effects while taking Metformin hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 36 have Eye pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Eye pain 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)
Eye pain has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, glaucoma, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 13,631 Eye pain patients)
On Apr, 2, 2015: 12,773 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride. Among them, 36 people (0.28%) have Eye Pain.
Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Eye pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Eye pain||40.00%||0.00%||40.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00% |
Gender of people who have Eye pain when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
|Eye pain||62.86%||37.14% |
Age of people who have Eye pain when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
|Eye pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.41%||37.04%||18.52%||37.04% |
Severity of Eye pain when taking Metformin hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Eye pain||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Eye pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (5 people, 13.89%)
- Hypertension (4 people, 11.11%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (3 people, 8.33%)
- Diabetes mellitus (3 people, 8.33%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (2 people, 5.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (5 people, 13.89%)
- Zometa (5 people, 13.89%)
- Lisinopril (5 people, 13.89%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (5 people, 13.89%)
- Avandia (4 people, 11.11%)
* 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:
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- A study of side effects of Metformin for a 57-year old woman with Cough. The patient has Cough Aggravated
- A study of drug interactions between Bisoprolol Fumarate, Cephalexin, Gliclazide, Glucophage for a 61-year old man with Cardiac Disorder, Hypertension, Diabetes Mellitus Non-insulin-dependent. The patient has Eosinophilia
- 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
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