Metformin and Coronary heart disease - from FDA reports
Coronary heart disease is found among people who take Metformin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Avandia, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Coronary heart disease with Metformin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 199,020 people who have side effects when taking Metformin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 23, 2017
199,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 1,639 people (0.82%) have Coronary heart disease
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin when people have Coronary heart disease *:
- < 1 month: 3.3 %
- 1 - 6 months: 5.49 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.3 %
- 1 - 2 years: 28.57 %
- 2 - 5 years: 37.36 %
- 5 - 10 years: 18.68 %
- 10+ years: 3.3 %
Gender of people who have Coronary heart disease when taking Metformin *:
- female: 36.43 %
- male: 63.57 %
Age of people who have Coronary heart disease when taking Metformin *:
- 0-1: 0.07 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.07 %
- 20-29: 0.51 %
- 30-39: 2.45 %
- 40-49: 13.64 %
- 50-59: 33.04 %
- 60+: 50.22 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (159 people, 9.70%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (87 people, 5.31%)
- Depression (53 people, 3.23%)
- Stress And Anxiety (44 people, 2.68%)
- Pain (42 people, 2.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Avandia (855 people, 52.17%)
- Aspirin (348 people, 21.23%)
- Lisinopril (344 people, 20.99%)
- Lipitor (333 people, 20.32%)
- Plavix (248 people, 15.13%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Heart Attack (748 people, 45.64%)
- Cardiac Failure Congestive (477 people, 29.10%)
- High Blood Pressure (286 people, 17.45%)
- Chest Pain (224 people, 13.67%)
- Pain (215 people, 13.12%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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