Review: Chest pain in Metformin
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 14, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.4/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Chest pain by studying 91,134 people who take Metformin. We analyze: the time on Metformin when people have Chest pain, gender and age of these people, the severity of Chest pain, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Metformin. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Metformin (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes, type 2 diabetes. Commonly reported side effects of Metformin include blood glucose increased, nausea aggravated, nausea, weight decreased, diarrhea.
Chest pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Nov, 30, 2013: 91,134 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin. Among them, 2,653 people (2.91%) have Chest Pain.
Time on Metformin when people have Chest pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chest pain||13.39%||14.29%||9.82%||19.64%||27.68%||15.18%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Chest pain when taking Metformin * :
|Chest pain||54.96%||45.04% |
Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Metformin * :
|Chest pain||0.12%||0.04%||0.84%||1.96%||5.29%||14.98%||28.47%||48.30% |
Severity of Chest pain when taking Metformin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Chest pain||7.69%||53.85%||30.77%||7.69% |
How people recovered from Chest pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Chest pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (539 people, 20.32%)
- Hypertension (391 people, 14.74%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (331 people, 12.48%)
- Depression (163 people, 6.14%)
- Product used for unknown indication (159 people, 5.99%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metformin hcl (1,903 people, 71.73%)
- Aspirin (874 people, 32.94%)
- Lisinopril (548 people, 20.66%)
- Simvastatin (424 people, 15.98%)
- Lipitor (407 people, 15.34%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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