Review: Leg pain in Metformin
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 22, 2013)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Leg pain by studying 91,134 people who take Metformin. We analyze: the time on Metformin when people have Leg pain, gender and age of these people, the severity of Leg 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 used in diabetes, type 2 diabetes, polycystic ovary disease, hyperglycemia, type 1 diabetes mellitus . Commonly reported side effects of Metformin include blood glucose increased, nausea aggravated, nausea, weight decreased, diarrhea.
Leg pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, insomnia, pain.
On Nov, 22, 2013: 91,040 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has Leg Pain.
Time on Metformin when people have Leg pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Leg pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Leg pain when taking Metformin * :
|Leg pain||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Leg pain when taking Metformin * :
|Leg pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Leg pain when taking Metformin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Leg pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Leg pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Antibiotic level (1 people, 100.00%)
- Prostate cancer (1 people, 100.00%)
- Swelling (1 people, 100.00%)
- Stomach acid test (1 people, 100.00%)
- Drowsiness (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ranitidine hydrochloride (1 people, 100.00%)
- Amoxicillin (1 people, 100.00%)
- Doxazosin mesylate (1 people, 100.00%)
- Ibuprofen (1 people, 100.00%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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