Review: could Metformin cause Addiction - drug?
We study 97,239 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Among them, 116 have Addiction - drug. Find out below who they are, when they have Addiction - drug and more.
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Metformin (latest outcomes from 100,748 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes.
Addiction - drug
Addiction - drug (latest reports from 78,468 patients) has been reported by people with pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety, migraine.
On Aug, 12, 2014: 97,208 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin. Among them, 116 people (0.12%) have Addiction - Drug. They amount to 0.15% of all the 79,443 people who have Addiction - Drug on eHealthMe.
Time on Metformin when people have Addiction - drug * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Addiction - drug||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Addiction - drug when taking Metformin * :
|Addiction - drug||37.72%||62.28% |
Age of people who have Addiction - drug when taking Metformin * :
|Addiction - drug||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.88%||20.59%||21.57%||20.59%||31.37% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (27 people, 23.28%)
- Multiple myeloma (17 people, 14.66%)
- Diabetes mellitus (10 people, 8.62%)
- Anxiety (10 people, 8.62%)
- Depression (9 people, 7.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metformin hcl (77 people, 66.38%)
- Neurontin (28 people, 24.14%)
- Aspirin (28 people, 24.14%)
- Oxycontin (25 people, 21.55%)
- Zoloft (24 people, 20.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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