Metformin hydrochloride and Uveitis - from FDA reports
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:
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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User reviews to the study
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 ...
Is there any relation of using clorazepate dipotassium may cause uveitis? I took the clorazepate dipotassium last year and got uveitis. Again, I took it last couple of weeks ago, and uveitis comes back again ! Please advice.
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.