Review: could Metformin cause Vaginal itching?
We study 97,217 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Vaginal itching and more.
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Metformin (latest outcomes from 100,725 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes.
Vaginal itching (latest reports from 170 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, depression, high blood pressure, insomnia, back pain - low.
On Aug, 11, 2014: 97,208 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has Vaginal Itching. They amount to 0.60% of all the 168 people who have Vaginal Itching on eHealthMe.
Time on Metformin when people have Vaginal itching * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Vaginal itching||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Vaginal itching when taking Metformin * :
|Vaginal itching||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Vaginal itching when taking Metformin * :
|Vaginal itching||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Vaginal itching when taking Metformin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Vaginal itching||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Vaginal itching ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- High blood cholesterol (1 people, 100.00%)
- Diskitis (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ramipril (1 people, 100.00%)
- Lovastatin (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Vigina itching, I been to several doctors and they can't figure it out. So I figure that one of these pills are causing it..I went off of all meds and a week later I stop itching. So I started taking them again and now I'm itching again.
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