Asthma 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 Singulair, and have Diabetes . We study 91,588 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Among them, 435 have Asthma. Find out below who they are, when they have Asthma and more.
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Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin 183,180 users)
Asthma has been reported by people with asthma, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 123,843 Asthma patients).
On Nov, 17, 2016
91,588 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 435 people (0.47%) have Asthma
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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10 years ago I had two stents put in. Was initially put on statin and Plavix. Did not handle statin well so quit it and got more serious with diet. Hung in there with Plavix for 6 months but didn't it. Was told I could go off of it. No problems and lipids were reducing each year to near ...
The list of conditions and medications is not complete. I feel my immune system is very compromised and want some ideas on how to increase my immunity. I exercise on a regular basis, walk nearly every day, am trying to eat better, take vitamins etc, don't smoke or drink, go to doc and take their ...
I just began taking Metformin 500mg 2 time per day. I am also taking fast acting Apidra insulin. I have not had diabetes for long only about 5 months. I was taking novomix 30/70 however, it wasn't working for spikes so i switched to the Apidra pen and Metformin. After being on this regime for ...
I started taking this drug on Wednesday the 22nd. No symptoms, but today I'm experience very bad flank pain on one side. My wife is worried of course, and she googled Metformin and back pain, and there were quite a few posts about it. What do I do? I plan to call my doctor in the morning.
I have been taking metformin for around 3 months and now have fairly severe right shoulder pain. I thought the typical areas of muscle pain related to metformin were lower back and side pain? My pain also radiates down through my right intercostals(ribs) when coughing. Get some relief from ...
Two years ago I developed leg lymphedema following a radical hysterectomy, lymph node removal, and radiation for Uterine cancer. I am now 57 and cancer free but Lymphedema runs my life with several hours of required daily therapy and treatments. Although Lymphedema is not part of the ...
I have been taking Metformin for prediabeties since June. When I increased the dosage to 1000mgm, per Doctor's instructions, i feel like I have a cold and I wheeze and tire easily. I have never wheezed before.
I have been a Type 2 diabetic since 1989. I take insulin, Metformin and Glyberide. I have noticed lately that I have been somewhat constipated. Does anybody else had this problem. If so, what have you done about it? By the way, my name is Linda Wells. I'm 66 years old.
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