Back pain is found among people who take Metformin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Lantus, and have Diabetes mellitus . We study 91,551 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,615 have Back pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Back pain and more.
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Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin 183,126 users)
Back pain has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain (latest reports from 173,242 Back pain patients).
On Oct, 21, 2016
91,551 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 1,615 people (1.76%) have Back Pain
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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My name is Elton, im 56 and started Metformin 4 days ago.The first day the back pain started in my lower back down to my thighs. Now its worked up from the lower back to the shoulder blades. Is there anything that will stop the pain?
I have been hospitalized and in pain since receiving the Prolia injection. It raised my white count, did a spinal tap, and diagnosed me with H1N1, the pain in my neck, hip and back has never subsided. I did have a back fusion in August 2015 and recovered nicely, then in March of 2016 got the ...
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 ...
42 year male, non drinker, starting have diarrheaa and stomach cramps about every few months, but now I've got pain in my back and pelvis all the time!! and pains down my left leg! feeling of weakness and numbness the pain is pure hell in my pelvis. its that bad i can not walk..... I'm scared ...
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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