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Review: could Metformin cause Leg pain?

We study 12,751 people who have side effects while taking Metformin 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

Metformin hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 14,594 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes.

Leg pain

Leg pain (latest reports from 2,797 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, stress and anxiety.

On Sep, 19, 2014: 12,751 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride. Among them, 3 people (0.02%) have Leg Pain.

Trend of Leg pain in Metformin hydrochloride reports

Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Leg pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Leg pain0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%33.33%33.33%0.00%

Gender of people who have Leg pain when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :

FemaleMale
Leg pain0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Leg pain when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Leg pain0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%66.67%

Severity of Leg pain when taking Metformin hydrochloride ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Leg pain0.00%33.33%66.67%0.00%

How people recovered from Leg pain ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Type 2 diabetes (2 people, 66.67%)
  2. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (1 people, 33.33%)
  3. Asthma (1 people, 33.33%)
  4. High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (1 people, 33.33%)
  5. Low density lipoprotein (1 people, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Glyburide (1 people, 33.33%)
  2. Singulair (1 people, 33.33%)
  3. Byetta (1 people, 33.33%)
  4. Lipitor (1 people, 33.33%)
  5. Pravastatin sodium (1 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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