eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

How to?

Review: could Metformin cause Sweating - excessive?

We study 97,185 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,458 have Sweating - excessive. Find out below who they are, when they have Sweating - excessive and more.

Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Metformin and have Sweating - excessive >>>

Metformin

Metformin (latest outcomes from 100,693 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes.

Sweating - excessive

Sweating - excessive (abnormally increased sweating) (latest reports from 297,376 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol.

On Jul, 11, 2014: 97,151 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin. Among them, 1,458 people (1.50%) have Sweating - Excessive. They amount to 0.49% of all the 297,072 people who have Sweating - Excessive on eHealthMe.

Trend of Sweating - excessive in Metformin reports

Time on Metformin when people have Sweating - excessive * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Sweating - excessive26.00%24.00%4.00%12.00%14.00%12.00%8.00%

Gender of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Metformin * :

FemaleMale
Sweating - excessive55.26%44.74%

Age of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Metformin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sweating - excessive0.00%0.00%0.39%0.62%3.94%14.84%29.29%50.93%

Severity of Sweating - excessive when taking Metformin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Sweating - excessive0.00%27.78%50.00%22.22%

How people recovered from Sweating - excessive ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Sweating - excessive0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (274 people, 18.79%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (222 people, 15.23%)
  3. Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (159 people, 10.91%)
  4. Hypertension (139 people, 9.53%)
  5. Depression (96 people, 6.58%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Metformin hcl (945 people, 64.81%)
  2. Byetta (378 people, 25.93%)
  3. Aspirin (331 people, 22.70%)
  4. Lisinopril (249 people, 17.08%)
  5. Lantus (189 people, 12.96%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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.

You can also:

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (7 months ago):

  • Heat over 65 degrees, any type of activity, house cleaning, walking. etc. In a hurry, stress. This is so embarrassing. My hair becomes wet, sweat drips from my face and neck. People think I am nuts or coming off of drugs. has limited my activities due to embarrassment or can't stay dry enough to fix my hair. I have stopped wearing makeup all together as it just runs down my face. My Dr. will not listen to me. I think she believes I may "glisten" a little. I need help. Please!!!

    Reply

  • From this study (3 years ago):

  • Sweating - breakthrough pain from neuropathy

    Reply

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Metformin, Sweating - excessive

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Olfactory issues due to metformin use
    I've found that the metformin does not smell especially bad, but when I first started taking it, I could smell something horrible - to the point where I pulled apart my cupboards and fridge, fully expecting to find some maggot-riddled rotting meat. Eventually I realized I was smelling normal smel ...

  • Metformin changes in mentrual cycle
    At age 55, I started to enter menopause. When it began to taper off a couple of years ago, only one ovary was functioning, and my periods lasted only 1-2 days with minimal flow. Hadn't had a period in 4 months. Still had some PMS symptoms, but no flow. Was prescribed Metformin for pre-diabetes. My ...

  • Metformin induced psoriatiform drug eruption
    I'm a medical professional and I found psoratiform drug eruptions on my glans penis after taking metformin. This is the second time it has come and made me investigate the scenario myself. Lesions are scaly erythematous lesions and I am currently using low potency topical steroids after discontinuin ...

More reviews for: Metformin, Sweating - excessive

On eHealthMe, Metformin (metformin hydrochloride) is often used for diabetes. Find out below the conditions Metformin is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Metformin used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

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.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

38 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Cocaine Plant, Marijuana, Oxytocin for a 26-year old ... (23 minutes ago)

- Depakote for a 85-year old woman who has Seizures (1 hour ago)

- Vicodin for a 51-year old woman who has Neck Pain (2 hours ago)

Related study

- Metformin side effects

 

Related symptom

- Sweating - Excessive

 

 

Recent user comments

- "After 10 days on CARVEDILOL my Creatin Level Spiked f ... " (3 hours ago)

- " being treated for pneumonia; is addicted to nicotine ... " (3 hours ago)

- "I would like to know if these drugs would have any ef ... " (4 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Levothyroxine Thyroid and Raspberry Ketone

- Implanon and Crying

- Porokeratosis

- Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome

- Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome and Pulmonary Embolism

 

Popular searches

- Tikosyn
- Glycosylated Haemoglobin
- Pro Banthine
- Amoxicillin And Clavulanate Potassium
- Foetal Cystic Hygroma

Recent updates on eHealthMe:

- Trichorrhexis in Kadcyla (0 second ago)

- Flexeril, Mavik drug interactions (1 second ago)

- Acute Abdomen in Tenuate Dospan (2 seconds ago)

- Methyldopa, Cystagon drug interactions (3 seconds ago)

- Maranta, Rhei Radix drug interactions (4 seconds ago)

   

Drugs: 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
Conditions: 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
Side effects: 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
Symptoms: 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

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.