Systemic lupus erythematosus 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 Plaquenil, and have Diabetes mellitus . We study 91,543 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Among them, 58 have Systemic lupus erythematosus. Find out below who they are, when they have Systemic lupus erythematosus and more.
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Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin 183,114 users)
Systemic lupus erythematosus (an autoimmune disease, which means the body's immune system mistakenly, attacks healthy tissue) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, crohn's disease, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis (latest reports from 23,209 Systemic lupus erythematosus patients).
On Oct, 16, 2016
91,543 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 58 people (0.06%) have Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hello my name is Carolyn Martin. My daughter Shannon got Lupus when she was 17. She lived another 13 years before dying at the age of 30. She has 2 children both boys that has no mother now. She was on accutane at the age of 14 for acne. I am pretty sure that is what gave her lupus. She got very depressed and didn't act like herself. The doctor took her off of it after a few months because her platelet count dropped very low. I think it probably destroyed her immune system at the same time. I miss her so much,she was my best friend. I wish I could do something for her like stopping that drug company from ever hurting anyone else.
I am 27 year old male. I have SLE. I get a lot of discomfort and pain in my chest and upper back. It migrates throughout the day and changes in quality. It can be overwhelming. Sometimes I have a hard time breathing, sometimes my heart races. Sometimes my face gets hot and sweaty. I thought it ...
The list of conditions and medications is not complete. I feel my immune system is very compromised and want some ideas on how to increase my immunity. I exercise on a regular basis, walk nearly every day, am trying to eat better, take vitamins etc, don't smoke or drink, go to doc and take their ...
I just began taking Metformin 500mg 2 time per day. I am also taking fast acting Apidra insulin. I have not had diabetes for long only about 5 months. I was taking novomix 30/70 however, it wasn't working for spikes so i switched to the Apidra pen and Metformin. After being on this regime for ...
I started taking this drug on Wednesday the 22nd. No symptoms, but today I'm experience very bad flank pain on one side. My wife is worried of course, and she googled Metformin and back pain, and there were quite a few posts about it. What do I do? I plan to call my doctor in the morning.
Hello my name is Carolyn Martin. My daughter Shannon got Lupus when she was 17. She lived another 13 years before dying at the age of 30. She has 2 children both boys that has no mother now. She was on accutane at the age of 14 for acne. I am pretty sure that is what gave her lupus. She got ...
Hi my name is Lisa I am Dx with Lupus this year , so I am a newbie. I sometimes have aches and pains, but I take my anti inflammatory medicine . I won't give up on life . This I illness will not hinder me from my job and enjoying life as well.
Two years ago I developed leg lymphedema following a radical hysterectomy, lymph node removal, and radiation for Uterine cancer. I am now 57 and cancer free but Lymphedema runs my life with several hours of required daily therapy and treatments. Although Lymphedema is not part of the ...
I have been taking Metformin for prediabeties since June. When I increased the dosage to 1000mgm, per Doctor's instructions, i feel like I have a cold and I wheeze and tire easily. I have never wheezed before.
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