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 High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Sweating - excessive 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.
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On Sep, 19, 2017
199,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 2,545 people (1.28%) have Sweating - excessive
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin when people have Sweating - excessive *:
- < 1 month: 35.87 %
- 1 - 6 months: 14.13 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.04 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.13 %
- 2 - 5 years: 13.04 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.43 %
- 10+ years: 4.35 %
Gender of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Metformin *:
- female: 56.08 %
- male: 43.92 %
Age of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Metformin *:
- 0-1: 0.1 %
- 2-9: 0.05 %
- 10-19: 0.24 %
- 20-29: 0.93 %
- 30-39: 4.31 %
- 40-49: 13.26 %
- 50-59: 28.05 %
- 60+: 53.06 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (274 people, 10.77%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (230 people, 9.04%)
- Depression (175 people, 6.88%)
- Pain (118 people, 4.64%)
- Stress And Anxiety (88 people, 3.46%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Byetta (398 people, 15.64%)
- Lantus (292 people, 11.47%)
- Aspirin (266 people, 10.45%)
- Lisinopril (264 people, 10.37%)
- Glipizide (191 people, 7.50%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (712 people, 27.98%)
- Dizziness (528 people, 20.75%)
- Blood Glucose Increased (438 people, 17.21%)
- Fatigue (397 people, 15.60%)
- Weakness (379 people, 14.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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