Metformin hydrochloride and Uveitis - from FDA reports


Summary

Uveitis is found among people who take Metformin hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Actos, and have Macular degeneration. This review analyzes which people have Uveitis 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 Aug, 28, 2017

16,881 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin hydrochloride.
Among them, 11 people (0.07%) have Uveitis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Metformin hydrochloride cause Uveitis?

Time on Metformin hydrochloride when people have Uveitis *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 100 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Uveitis when taking Metformin hydrochloride *:

  • female: 40 %
  • male: 60 %

Age of people who have Uveitis when taking Metformin hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 37.5 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 12.5 %
  • 60+: 50.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Macular Degeneration (2 people, 18.18%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Behcet's Syndrome (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (1 person, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Actos (6 people, 54.55%)
  • Prednisolone (5 people, 45.45%)
  • Aspirin (3 people, 27.27%)
  • Prednisone (2 people, 18.18%)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (2 people, 18.18%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Visual Acuity Reduced (4 people, 36.36%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control (4 people, 36.36%)
  • Macular Oedema (3 people, 27.27%)
  • Muscle Spasms (2 people, 18.18%)
  • Cataract (2 people, 18.18%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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