Metformin hydrochloride and Psychotic disorder - from FDA reports
Psychotic disorder 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 Psychotic disorder 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.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Oct, 12, 2017
16,881 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride.
Among them, 27 people (0.16%) have Psychotic disorder
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Psychotic disorder *:
- < 1 month: 33.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 66.67 %
- 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 Psychotic disorder when taking Metformin hydrochloride *:
- female: 56 %
- male: 44 %
Age of people who have Psychotic disorder when taking Metformin hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 18.18 %
- 30-39: 4.55 %
- 40-49: 13.64 %
- 50-59: 18.18 %
- 60+: 45.45 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Schizophrenia (4 people, 14.81%)
- High Blood Pressure (4 people, 14.81%)
- Parkinson's Disease (2 people, 7.41%)
- Oedema (2 people, 7.41%)
- Multiple Myeloma (2 people, 7.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (6 people, 22.22%)
- Omeprazole (4 people, 14.81%)
- Gliclazide (4 people, 14.81%)
- Furosemide (4 people, 14.81%)
- Clozapine (3 people, 11.11%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (6 people, 22.22%)
- Blood Glucose Increased (6 people, 22.22%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (5 people, 18.52%)
- Paranoia (4 people, 14.81%)
- Hypotension (4 people, 14.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.
Do you have Psychotic disorder when taking Metformin hydrochloride?
- Check symptoms - is psychotic disorder caused by a drug or a condition?
- Get alerts to symptoms - forecast your symptoms and get alerts
- Join related support groups - you are not alone, join a support group on ehealth.me
- Report the side effect - help people in need and in real time
- Ask a question - ask a question related to the study
- write a review - share your experience related to the study
- More tools...
Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredientsPsychotic disorder and drugs with ingredients of metformin hydrochloride.
Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMePsychotic disorder and Metformin hydrochloride from FDA and eHealthMe reports
Metformin hydrochloride has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin hydrochloride 20,600 users)
Psychotic disorder has been reported by people with schizophrenia, depression, psychotic disorder, stress and anxiety, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 32,976 Psychotic disorder patients).
Browse all side effects of Metformin hydrochloridea b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with Psychotic disorderPsychotic disorder
Could your condition cause Psychotic disorderPsychotic disorder
What would happen?
Questions to the study
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.
I am 50 years old male and never had kidney stone .I am been taking METFORMIN 500 mg after lunch & dinner .I started this medicine on August 2013 and had about 5 mm kidney stone on left side in August 2014 which passed through urine . Now, I did ultrasound this week and found another kidney ...
User reviews to the study
I started taking Suboxone a little over a month ago to get off pain meds and heroin I was using to get high, treat PTSD and an on going stomach pain no doctor could explain after getting every test recommended. I started at 16mg and went down to 12 to 14mg. The last week I started hearing ...
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.
Have Type 2 Diabetes since 2000 and been on medication several years now i notice a limited sense of smell and a stange odour to some familiar scents like coffee - Metformin use I take 2000mg a day of the slow release version.