Constipation 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 Byetta, and have Diabetes mellitus . We study 97,203 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,628 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin 99,381 users)
Constipation has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, pain, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 77,061 Constipation patients).
On Jul, 26, 2016
97,203 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 1,628 people (1.67%) have Constipation
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hi, I have been having severe cramps for a couple weeks now. About a month ago I started having diarrhea, tmi I know, and then a couple weeks later I was constipated. I have been having irregular bleeding with clots and also discharge with a bit of odor. I have severe pressure when I have both ...
The past several months my period has come a week early. So my doctor suggested I start cycling my birth control. I started a little early again this month but continued through the placebo week by starting a new pack. During this time I had unprotected sex but he has pulled out every time. I ...
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 am a 68 year old female, retired 2 and half years ago. I have had chronic constipation for 7-8 years. Currently I am taking prescription drug, linzess. It has been working well for me. I would have bowel movements 2-3 times a day. Recently my eye doctor prescribed latanoprost to prevent ...
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