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. This review analyzes which people have Sweating - excessive 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, 09, 2017
191,114 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 2,458 people (1.29%) have Sweating - Excessive
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin when people have Sweating - Excessive *:
- < 1 month: 37.08 %
- 1 - 6 months: 14.61 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.24 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.48 %
- 2 - 5 years: 13.48 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.74 %
- 10+ years: 3.37 %
Gender of people who have Sweating - Excessive when taking Metformin *:
- female: 56.4 %
- male: 43.6 %
Age of people who have Sweating - Excessive when taking Metformin *:
- 0-1: 0.1 %
- 2-9: 0.05 %
- 10-19: 0.25 %
- 20-29: 0.91 %
- 30-39: 4.4 %
- 40-49: 13.4 %
- 50-59: 28.31 %
- 60+: 52.58 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (642 people, 26.12%)
- Diabetes (492 people, 20.02%)
- High Blood Pressure (263 people, 10.70%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (218 people, 8.87%)
- Depression (170 people, 6.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Byetta (391 people, 15.91%)
- Lantus (284 people, 11.55%)
- Aspirin (266 people, 10.82%)
- Lisinopril (264 people, 10.74%)
- Glipizide (191 people, 7.77%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (688 people, 27.99%)
- Dizziness (511 people, 20.79%)
- Blood Glucose Increased (427 people, 17.37%)
- Fatigue (374 people, 15.22%)
- Weakness (368 people, 14.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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