Metformin and Neuropathy peripheral - from FDA reports
Neuropathy peripheral is found among people who take Metformin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Neuropathy peripheral with Metformin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 191,114 people who have side effects when taking Metformin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 06, 2017
191,114 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 1,177 people (0.62%) have Neuropathy Peripheral
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin when people have Neuropathy Peripheral *:
- < 1 month: 4.35 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.04 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.04 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.04 %
- 2 - 5 years: 17.39 %
- 5 - 10 years: 26.09 %
- 10+ years: 13.04 %
Gender of people who have Neuropathy Peripheral when taking Metformin *:
- female: 54.64 %
- male: 45.36 %
Age of people who have Neuropathy Peripheral when taking Metformin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.12 %
- 20-29: 0.94 %
- 30-39: 3.64 %
- 40-49: 12.79 %
- 50-59: 29.81 %
- 60+: 52.7 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Diabetes (277 people, 23.53%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (191 people, 16.23%)
- Multiple Myeloma (150 people, 12.74%)
- High Blood Pressure (145 people, 12.32%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (114 people, 9.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (189 people, 16.06%)
- Lisinopril (182 people, 15.46%)
- Lyrica (177 people, 15.04%)
- Lantus (169 people, 14.36%)
- Lipitor (146 people, 12.40%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (249 people, 21.16%)
- Diabetes (217 people, 18.44%)
- High Blood Pressure (197 people, 16.74%)
- Fatigue (188 people, 15.97%)
- Pain In Extremity (184 people, 15.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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