Metformin hydrochloride and Arthropathy - from FDA reports
Arthropathy is found among people who take Metformin hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Arthropathy with Metformin hydrochloride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,103 people who have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Jul, 17, 2017
16,103 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride.
Among them, 68 people (0.42%) have Arthropathy
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Arthropathy *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Arthropathy when taking Metformin hydrochloride *:
- female: 77.61 %
- male: 22.39 %
Age of people who have Arthropathy when taking Metformin hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.75 %
- 30-39: 12.28 %
- 40-49: 19.3 %
- 50-59: 36.84 %
- 60+: 29.82 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (14 people, 20.59%)
- Pain (8 people, 11.76%)
- Multiple Myeloma (8 people, 11.76%)
- Breast Cancer (7 people, 10.29%)
- Bipolar I Disorder (7 people, 10.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (19 people, 27.94%)
- Oxycontin (17 people, 25.00%)
- Lisinopril (17 people, 25.00%)
- Vicodin (15 people, 22.06%)
- Protonix (14 people, 20.59%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (29 people, 42.65%)
- Stress And Anxiety (25 people, 36.76%)
- Hiatal Hernia (20 people, 29.41%)
- Joint Pain (19 people, 27.94%)
- Insomnia (19 people, 27.94%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Arthropathy when taking Metformin hydrochloride?
Metformin hydrochloride has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin hydrochloride 19,815 users)
Arthropathy has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 29,561 Arthropathy patients).