Review: could Metformin cause Leg pain?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 28, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 12,522 people who take Metformin. Among them, 3 have Leg pain. See who they are, when they have Leg pain and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Metformin hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 14,573 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes, type 2 diabetes. Commonly reported side effects of Metformin hydrochloride include nausea aggravated, nausea, blood glucose increased, renal failure acute, lactic acidosis.
Leg pain (latest reports from 1,857 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, allergies.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 12,522 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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