Metformin and Acid reflux - from FDA reports
Acid reflux is found among people who take Metformin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Nexium, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Acid reflux with Metformin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 199,020 people who have side effects when taking Metformin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 16, 2017
199,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 1,737 people (0.87%) have Acid reflux
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin when people have Acid reflux *:
- < 1 month: 10.34 %
- 1 - 6 months: 31.03 %
- 6 - 12 months: 15.52 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.45 %
- 2 - 5 years: 25.86 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10.34 %
- 10+ years: 3.45 %
Gender of people who have Acid reflux when taking Metformin *:
- female: 65.36 %
- male: 34.64 %
Age of people who have Acid reflux when taking Metformin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.23 %
- 20-29: 1.95 %
- 30-39: 4.88 %
- 40-49: 14.26 %
- 50-59: 29.65 %
- 60+: 48.95 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (266 people, 15.31%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (200 people, 11.51%)
- Depression (124 people, 7.14%)
- Stress And Anxiety (103 people, 5.93%)
- Pain (97 people, 5.58%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Nexium (296 people, 17.04%)
- Aspirin (277 people, 15.95%)
- Byetta (270 people, 15.54%)
- Lisinopril (223 people, 12.84%)
- Lipitor (195 people, 11.23%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (429 people, 24.70%)
- High Blood Pressure (340 people, 19.57%)
- Pain (293 people, 16.87%)
- Stress And Anxiety (287 people, 16.52%)
- Breathing Difficulty (268 people, 15.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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