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Review: could Metformin cause Sweating - excessive (Hyperhidrosis)?

Summary: 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 Metformin hcl, and have Type 2 diabetes mellitus.

We study 97,351 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,461 have Sweating - excessive. Find out below who they are, when they have Sweating - excessive and more.

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Metformin

Metformin (latest outcomes from 100,884 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes.

Trend of metformin reports

Sweating - excessive

Sweating - excessive (abnormally increased sweating) (latest reports from 42,617 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol.

Trend of Sweating - excessive reports

On Nov, 25, 2014: 97,351 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin. Among them, 1,461 people (1.50%) have Sweating - Excessive.

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 - excessive24.53%24.53%3.77%11.32%13.21%15.09%7.55%

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

FemaleMale
Sweating - excessive55.35%44.65%

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%4.01%14.88%29.30%50.81%

Severity of Sweating - excessive when taking Metformin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Sweating - excessive0.00%23.81%52.38%23.81%

How people recovered from Sweating - excessive ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Sweating - excessive0.00%11.11%88.89%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (274 people, 18.75%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (222 people, 15.20%)
  3. Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (159 people, 10.88%)
  4. Hypertension (140 people, 9.58%)
  5. Depression (98 people, 6.71%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Metformin hcl (945 people, 64.68%)
  2. Byetta (378 people, 25.87%)
  3. Aspirin (332 people, 22.72%)
  4. Lisinopril (249 people, 17.04%)
  5. Lantus (189 people, 12.94%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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