Metformin and Pre-eclampsia - from FDA reports


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 1 - 2 years, also take medication Folic Acid, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Pre-eclampsia with Metformin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 199,020 people who have side effects when taking Metformin from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 22, 2017

199,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 53 people (0.03%) have Pre-eclampsia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Metformin cause Pre-eclampsia?

Time on Metformin when people have Pre-eclampsia *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 50.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Pre-eclampsia when taking Metformin *:

  • female: 97.87 %
  • male: 2.13 %

Age of people who have Pre-eclampsia when taking Metformin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 7.89 %
  • 20-29: 21.05 %
  • 30-39: 57.89 %
  • 40-49: 7.89 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 5.26 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (9 people, 16.98%)
  • High Blood Pressure (7 people, 13.21%)
  • Hypothyroidism (6 people, 11.32%)
  • Birth Control (5 people, 9.43%)
  • Urinary Tract Infection (4 people, 7.55%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Folic Acid (5 people, 9.43%)
  • Rosiglitazone (4 people, 7.55%)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (4 people, 7.55%)
  • Humalog (4 people, 7.55%)
  • Aspirin (4 people, 7.55%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Maternal Exposure During Pregnancy (21 people, 39.62%)
  • Premature Delivery (14 people, 26.42%)
  • Drug Exposure During Pregnancy (12 people, 22.64%)
  • Premature Labor (10 people, 18.87%)
  • Birth Control (7 people, 13.21%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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