Headache 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 Lisinopril, and have Diabetes mellitus . We study 41,587 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,415 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin 117,555 users)
Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, drug ineffective, chest pain, fatigue (latest reports from 191,732 Headache patients).
On Aug, 23, 2016
41,587 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 1,415 people (3.4%) have Headache
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hello everyone, first off I am here to share my father's experience not my own. My Dad is 70 years old and was 69 when he suffered a stroke. He was on the diabetic medication metformin. Over the last few years my Dad lost a lot of weight. For the last year and a half every time my Dad would check his blood sugar it would be perfect. He myself, my Mom and other siblings questioned why his Doctor kept telling him he was still a diabetic and to keep taking this medication. He didn't need it. Now my father has suffered a stroke and the Doctor's cannot tell us why. No history of stroke in our family for his age my Dad is healthy. I've just read some similar stories about this drug lately and if this caused my Dad's stroke and has caused some of your and your loved ones to suffer this horrible thing it has got to stop. Thanks for reading and please any and all feedback would be appreciated.
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Hello everyone, first off I am here to share my father's experience not my own. My Dad is 70 years old and was 69 when he suffered a stroke. He was on the diabetic medication metformin. Over the last few years my Dad lost a lot of weight. For the last year and a half every time my Dad would ...
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