Review: could Metformin hydrochloride cause Leg pain?
Summary: Leg pain is reported only by a few people who take Metformin hydrochloride.
We study 12,771 people who have side effects while taking Metformin hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Leg pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Leg pain and more.
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Metformin hydrochloride has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from 14,612 Metformin hydrochloride users)
Leg pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 1,071 Leg pain patients)
On Feb, 6, 2015: 12,771 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride. Among them, 3 people (0.02%) have Leg Pain.
Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Leg pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Leg pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Leg pain when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
|Leg pain||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Leg pain when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
|Leg pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||66.67% |
Severity of Leg pain when taking Metformin hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Leg pain||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Leg pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes (2 people, 66.67%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (1 people, 33.33%)
- Asthma (1 people, 33.33%)
- High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (1 people, 33.33%)
- Low density lipoprotein (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Glyburide (1 people, 33.33%)
- Singulair (1 people, 33.33%)
- Byetta (1 people, 33.33%)
- Lipitor (1 people, 33.33%)
- Pravastatin sodium (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Linagliptina to control The diabetes
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