Metformin hydrochloride and Potassium - low - from FDA reports
Potassium - low 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 Zometa, and have Metastatic neoplasm. This review analyzes which people have Potassium - low 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, 23, 2017
16,881 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride.
Among them, 114 people (0.68%) have Potassium - low
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Potassium - low *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.11 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 22.22 %
- 5 - 10 years: 11.11 %
- 10+ years: 22.22 %
Gender of people who have Potassium - low when taking Metformin hydrochloride *:
- female: 67.31 %
- male: 32.69 %
Age of people who have Potassium - low when taking Metformin hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 8.43 %
- 40-49: 21.69 %
- 50-59: 13.25 %
- 60+: 56.63 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Metastatic Neoplasm (13 people, 11.40%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (11 people, 9.65%)
- Hypersensitivity (10 people, 8.77%)
- High Blood Pressure (10 people, 8.77%)
- Breast Cancer (7 people, 6.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (35 people, 30.70%)
- Oxycontin (27 people, 23.68%)
- Aspirin (24 people, 21.05%)
- Ambien (22 people, 19.30%)
- Lantus (21 people, 18.42%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (38 people, 33.33%)
- Pain (37 people, 32.46%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (35 people, 30.70%)
- Osteoarthritis (34 people, 29.82%)
- Spinal Osteoarthritis (30 people, 26.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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