Review: could Metformin cause Pre-eclampsia?
Summary: Pre-eclampsia is found among people who take Metformin, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Metformin hcl, and have Type 2 diabetes.
We study 97,488 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Among them, 27 have Pre-eclampsia. Find out below who they are, when they have Pre-eclampsia and more.
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Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from 101,018 Metformin users)
Pre-eclampsia (high blood pressure and significant amounts of protein in the urine of a pregnant woman) has been reported by people with hiv infection, depression, birth control, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 1,977 Pre-eclampsia patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 97,464 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin. Among them, 27 people (0.03%) have Pre-eclampsia.
Time on Metformin when people have Pre-eclampsia * :
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Gender of people who have Pre-eclampsia when taking Metformin * :
Age of people who have Pre-eclampsia when taking Metformin * :
Severity of Pre-eclampsia when taking Metformin ** :
How people recovered from Pre-eclampsia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (8 people, 29.63%)
- Pregnancy (4 people, 14.81%)
- Urinary tract infection (3 people, 11.11%)
- Polycystic ovaries (3 people, 11.11%)
- Amniotic cavity infection (2 people, 7.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metformin hcl (16 people, 59.26%)
- Folic acid (6 people, 22.22%)
- Aspirin (4 people, 14.81%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (4 people, 14.81%)
- Atorvastatin (3 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Metformin for a 60-year old woman with Type 2 Diabetes. The patient has Heart Rate Irregular
- A study of drug interactions between Metformin, Onglyza, Crestor, Farxiga for a 64-year old man with Diabetes, Lower Cholesterol. The patient has Swelling, Pain In Jaw, Nasal Congestion
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- A study of side effects of Metformin for a 52-year old woman with Diabetes. The patient has Uterine Fibroids (benign growths of the muscle inside the uterus)
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- Comparions of Metformin, Januvia, Glipizide for a 44-year old man who has Type 2 Diabetes
- Comparions of Lexapro, Hydrochlorothiazide, Lisinopril, Metformin, Garcinia Cambogia for a 60-year old woman who has Tramadol
- Comparions of Metformin, Propranolol Hydrochloride for a 56-year old man who has Hypertension
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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