Metformin and Spinal curvature - from FDA reports


Summary

Spinal curvature 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 Zometa, and have Breast cancer metastatic. This review analyzes which people have Spinal curvature 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.

What to expect?

If you take Metformin and have Spinal curvature, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Metformin and have Spinal curvature

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

On Sep, 25, 2017

199,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 101 people (0.05%) have Spinal curvature


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Metformin cause Spinal curvature?

Time on Metformin when people have Spinal curvature *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 100 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Spinal curvature when taking Metformin *:

  • female: 80.21 %
  • male: 19.79 %

Age of people who have Spinal curvature when taking Metformin *:

  • 0-1: 1.61 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 4.84 %
  • 30-39: 3.23 %
  • 40-49: 9.68 %
  • 50-59: 27.42 %
  • 60+: 53.23 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (19 people, 18.81%)
  • Metastatic Neoplasm (18 people, 17.82%)
  • High Blood Pressure (14 people, 13.86%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (14 people, 13.86%)
  • Hypersensitivity (13 people, 12.87%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (42 people, 41.58%)
  • Fosamax (30 people, 29.70%)
  • Aspirin (28 people, 27.72%)
  • Ambien (27 people, 26.73%)
  • Lexapro (25 people, 24.75%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (52 people, 51.49%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (48 people, 47.52%)
  • Osteoarthritis (46 people, 45.54%)
  • Back Pain (44 people, 43.56%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (43 people, 42.57%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.

Do you have Spinal curvature when taking Metformin?

Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredients

Spinal curvature and drugs with ingredients of metformin hydrochloride.

Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMe

Spinal curvature and Metformin from FDA and eHealthMe reports

Metformin

Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin 206,746 users)

Spinal curvature

Spinal curvature has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 6,619 Spinal curvature patients).

Browse all side effects of Metformin

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Spinal curvature

Spinal curvature

Could your condition cause Spinal curvature

Spinal curvature

Related studies

What would happen?

Forecast new side effects and undetected conditions when you take Metformin and have Spinal curvature.

Questions to the study

More questions >

User reviews to the study

More reviews >