Review: could Metformin cause Pustular psoriasis?
We study 12,751 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Pustular psoriasis. Find out below who they are, when they have Pustular psoriasis and more.
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Metformin hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 14,592 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes.
Pustular psoriasis (raised bumps on the skin that are filled with pus) (latest reports from 4,986 patients) has been reported by people with psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthropathy, crohn's disease, ankylosing spondylitis.
On Aug, 25, 2014: 12,751 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride. Among them, 3 people (0.02%) have Pustular Psoriasis. They amount to 0.06% of all the 4,985 people who have Pustular Psoriasis on eHealthMe.
Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Pustular psoriasis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Pustular psoriasis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Gender of people who have Pustular psoriasis when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
|Pustular psoriasis||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Pustular psoriasis when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
|Pustular psoriasis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Pustular psoriasis when taking Metformin hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Pustular psoriasis||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Pustular psoriasis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 66.67%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (1 people, 33.33%)
- Hypothyroidism (1 people, 33.33%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 33.33%)
- Ankylosing spondylitis (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Insulin glargine (1 people, 33.33%)
- Acetaminophen with propoxyphene hcl tab (1 people, 33.33%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (1 people, 33.33%)
- Celecoxib (1 people, 33.33%)
- Atenolol (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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