Review: Coughing in Metformin
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 26, 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 Coughing (Cough) by studying 91,134 people who take Metformin. We analyze: the time on Metformin when people have Coughing, gender and age of these people, the severity of Coughing, 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.
Coughing has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Nov, 26, 2013: 91,040 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin. Among them, 1,294 people (1.42%) have Coughing.
Time on Metformin when people have Coughing * :
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Gender of people who have Coughing when taking Metformin * :
Age of people who have Coughing when taking Metformin * :
Severity of Coughing when taking Metformin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Coughing ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (269 people, 20.79%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (163 people, 12.60%)
- Hypertension (152 people, 11.75%)
- Product used for unknown indication (82 people, 6.34%)
- Asthma (80 people, 6.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metformin hcl (908 people, 70.17%)
- Aspirin (368 people, 28.44%)
- Lisinopril (262 people, 20.25%)
- Simvastatin (179 people, 13.83%)
- Byetta (178 people, 13.76%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Bob Wanek: If metformin is the primary cause of my neuropathy, how long after i discontinue its use can i expect some relief?
(for a 59 year old man who has Neuropathy, and takes Metformin Hydrochloride)
I stopped taking my Metformin a week ago to see if it may be causing my neuropathy. How long might it take to see some results. It has not affected my blood glucose levels, whatsoever. In fact, the levels might be better now than while I was taking it.
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- By mikep123: Myself and my two children started with a cold and in a matter of a day or two we all have pink goopy eyes cough and severe jaw pain what could this be???
(for a 24 year old man who has Pink Eye, Cough, Pain In Jaw)
my children ages 2 and 4 caught the cold first but within two day the entire household had pink eye cough and jaw pain
(Number of patients like mikep123: 372)
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(for a 44 year old man who has Coughing, and takes Provigil, Provigil)
I'm new on Provigil and it works for me, but I have a deep chest cough that won't go away. Apparently this gets better with time. Any one else experience something similar?
(Number of patients like Koos: 646)
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