Metformin and Sweating - excessive - from FDA reports
Sweating - excessive is found among people who take Metformin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Byetta, and have Type 2 diabetes . We study 176,252 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA. Among them, 2,285 have Sweating - excessive. Find out below who they are, when they have Sweating - excessive and more.
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Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin 183,350 users)
Sweating - Excessive
Sweating - excessive has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 68,787 Sweating - excessive patients).
On Jan, 31, 2017
176,252 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 2,285 people (1.3%) have Sweating - Excessive
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin when people have Sweating - Excessive *:
- < 1 month: 36.78 %
- 1 - 6 months: 14.94 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.49 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.79 %
- 2 - 5 years: 13.79 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.9 %
- 10+ years: 2.3 %
Gender of people who have Sweating - Excessive when taking Metformin *:
- female: 56.24 %
- male: 43.76 %
Age of people who have Sweating - Excessive when taking Metformin *:
- 0-1: 0.11 %
- 2-9: 0.05 %
- 10-19: 0.27 %
- 20-29: 0.76 %
- 30-39: 4.59 %
- 40-49: 13.67 %
- 50-59: 28.53 %
- 60+: 52.03 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (598 people, 26.17%)
- Diabetes (444 people, 19.43%)
- High Blood Pressure (247 people, 10.81%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (196 people, 8.58%)
- Depression (154 people, 6.74%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Byetta (385 people, 16.85%)
- Lantus (276 people, 12.08%)
- Aspirin (266 people, 11.64%)
- Lisinopril (264 people, 11.55%)
- Glipizide (191 people, 8.36%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (640 people, 28.01%)
- Dizziness (473 people, 20.70%)
- Blood Glucose Increased (405 people, 17.72%)
- Weakness (341 people, 14.92%)
- Headache (335 people, 14.66%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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