Metformin hydrochloride and Cough - from FDA reports
Cough is found among people who take Metformin hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 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 Cough 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, 08, 2017
16,881 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride.
Among them, 203 people (1.2%) have Cough
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Cough *:
- < 1 month: 30 %
- 1 - 6 months: 40 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Cough when taking Metformin hydrochloride *:
- female: 49.47 %
- male: 50.53 %
Age of people who have Cough when taking Metformin hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.62 %
- 30-39: 2.5 %
- 40-49: 7.5 %
- 50-59: 29.38 %
- 60+: 60.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (28 people, 13.79%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (18 people, 8.87%)
- Multiple Myeloma (17 people, 8.37%)
- Asthma (17 people, 8.37%)
- Pain (11 people, 5.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Simvastatin (26 people, 12.81%)
- Lisinopril (26 people, 12.81%)
- Aspirin (26 people, 12.81%)
- Lantus (24 people, 11.82%)
- Lipitor (20 people, 9.85%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (59 people, 29.06%)
- Fatigue (43 people, 21.18%)
- Pain (38 people, 18.72%)
- Fever (38 people, 18.72%)
- Nausea (35 people, 17.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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