Metformin hydrochloride and Bone and joint pain - from FDA reports
Bone and joint pain is found among people who take Metformin hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Bone and joint pain with Metformin hydrochloride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,881 people who have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
16,881 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride.
Among them, 328 people (1.94%) have Bone and joint pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Bone and joint pain *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 56.25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.25 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.25 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.25 %
- 5 - 10 years: 25.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Bone and joint pain when taking Metformin hydrochloride *:
- female: 65.2 %
- male: 34.8 %
Age of people who have Bone and joint pain when taking Metformin hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.78 %
- 20-29: 0.78 %
- 30-39: 2.73 %
- 40-49: 10.94 %
- 50-59: 37.89 %
- 60+: 46.88 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (52 people, 15.85%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (51 people, 15.55%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (48 people, 14.63%)
- Pain (22 people, 6.71%)
- Osteoporosis (22 people, 6.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (57 people, 17.38%)
- Lisinopril (45 people, 13.72%)
- Lantus (37 people, 11.28%)
- Lipitor (35 people, 10.67%)
- Simvastatin (34 people, 10.37%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain In Extremity (79 people, 24.09%)
- Pain (69 people, 21.04%)
- Fatigue (63 people, 19.21%)
- Back Pain (62 people, 18.90%)
- Nausea (60 people, 18.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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