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Review: could Metformin cause Blood pressure increased (High blood pressure)?

Summary: Blood pressure increased is found among people who take Metformin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Metformin hcl, and have Diabetes mellitus.

We study 97,351 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,321 have Blood pressure increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood pressure increased and more.

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Metformin

Metformin (latest outcomes from 100,884 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes.

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Blood pressure increased

Blood pressure increased (latest reports from 1,150,351 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.

Trend of Blood pressure increased reports

On Nov, 25, 2014: 97,351 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin. Among them, 3,321 people (3.41%) have Blood Pressure Increased.

Trend of Blood pressure increased in Metformin reports

Time on Metformin when people have Blood pressure increased * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Blood pressure increased21.71%17.11%13.16%8.55%20.39%13.16%5.92%

Gender of people who have Blood pressure increased when taking Metformin * :

FemaleMale
Blood pressure increased61.26%38.74%

Age of people who have Blood pressure increased when taking Metformin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Blood pressure increased0.03%0.03%0.41%1.20%5.84%13.76%27.36%51.37%

Severity of Blood pressure increased when taking Metformin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Blood pressure increased0.00%77.78%22.22%0.00%

How people recovered from Blood pressure increased ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Blood pressure increased5.26%42.11%52.63%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Diabetes mellitus (807 people, 24.30%)
  2. Hypertension (749 people, 22.55%)
  3. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (421 people, 12.68%)
  4. Depression (221 people, 6.65%)
  5. Pain (155 people, 4.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Metformin hcl (2,164 people, 65.16%)
  2. Aspirin (826 people, 24.87%)
  3. Lisinopril (640 people, 19.27%)
  4. Simvastatin (462 people, 13.91%)
  5. Metformin hydrochloride (394 people, 11.86%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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