Metformin hydrochloride and Blood in stool - from FDA reports
Blood in stool is reported only by a few people who take Metformin Hydrochloride. We study 16,881 people who have side effects while taking Metformin hydrochloride from FDA. Among them, 5 have Blood in stool. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood in stool and more.
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On Sep, 21, 2017
16,881 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride.
Among them, 5 people (0.03%) have Blood in stool
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Blood in stool when taking Metformin hydrochloride *:
- female: 20 %
- male: 80 %
Age of people who have Blood in stool when taking Metformin hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 25 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 25 %
- 60+: 50 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lotronex (2 people, 40.00%)
- Sucralfate (1 person, 20.00%)
- Glyburide (1 person, 20.00%)
- Glucotrol Xl (1 person, 20.00%)
- Folic Acid (1 person, 20.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Colonic Polyp (2 people, 40.00%)
- Pruritus Generalised (1 person, 20.00%)
- Insomnia (1 person, 20.00%)
- Colon Adenoma (1 person, 20.00%)
- Anhedonia (1 person, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I took a 25mg meclizine tablet at night & in the morning for vertigo for about a week. On the last day I noticed blood in my stools. I looked it up and found your site. I haven't taken any more since then, and this morning there is just a tiny bit of blood. My question is, is this a long lasting ...
I am dive inker type two since 2012 and take three Tim a day 500 mg Metformine. My blood sugar in the morning before breakfast vary from 95 to 140 mg/ dl. Since last week I took Pharmaton and will know about effect in blood sugar.
my son had a heart attack 8 years ago in Australia. age 39 had stent inserted in aorta Diagnosed as having sticky blood. He get swelling in feet, all joints swell knees elbows etc, also has trouble keeping inr level stable, so get lots of bad bruising.I wonder if he need medication changes. ...
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I have had mild acid reflux for about 6 months. I have quit drinking orange juice straight. It is now 50/50 with water. I started taking Nexium just last Saturday and have blood in the stool. Why does Nexium cause that? Thank you. RLN
I have been hospitalized 2 times in 1 week for hyponatremia. First episode was from gastroenteritis and excessive diarrhea. But then the diarrhea stopped for about a week. I had to cut my metformin dose down while sick as it upset my gi tract. Stools became more normal for about a week. Second ...
I have been taking Jentadueto ( metformin plus something else ..) for 3 years now, plus 81 mg aspiriin for diabetes. I am 64 years old. I had blood in my stool about two month ago. It was a lot. I freaked out. No pain and no other symptoms. I went to a family doctor and then to a ...
My blood pressure has been going up since on Metformin. I'm, also, on bp meds. I need to bring down my A1c, but metformin hasn't helped much. I'm more worried about my blood pressure right now. Enjoying an easy morning at home and bp reads 152/80 with pulse of 63. I'm 63 years old.