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Review: could Metformin hydrochloride cause Uveitis?
Summary: Uveitis is found among people who take Metformin hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take medication Actos, and have Type 2 diabetes mellitus.
We study 12,759 people who have side effects while taking Metformin hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Uveitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Uveitis and more.
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Metformin hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 14,600 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes.
Uveitis (inflammation of the uvea) (latest reports from 18,639 patients) has been reported by people with ankylosing spondylitis, rheumatoid arthritis, macular degeneration, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis.
On Oct, 25, 2014: 12,754 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride. Among them, 8 people (0.06%) have Uveitis.
Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Uveitis * :
Gender of people who have Uveitis when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
Age of people who have Uveitis when taking Metformin hydrochloride * :
Severity of Uveitis when taking Metformin hydrochloride ** :
How people recovered from Uveitis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (2 people, 25.00%)
- Blood cholesterol (2 people, 25.00%)
- Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 25.00%)
- Macular degeneration (2 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Actos (7 people, 87.50%)
- Aspirin (5 people, 62.50%)
- Prednisolone (5 people, 62.50%)
- Allegra (3 people, 37.50%)
- Nasonex (3 people, 37.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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