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Review: could Metformin cause Vaginal bleeding between periods?





Summary: Vaginal bleeding between periods is found among people who take Metformin, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Metformin hcl, and have Contraception.

We study 97,386 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Among them, 42 have Vaginal bleeding between periods. Find out below who they are, when they have Vaginal bleeding between periods and more.

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Metformin

Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin 100,917 users)

Vaginal bleeding between periods

Vaginal bleeding between periods has been reported by people with birth control, menorrhagia, depression, endometriosis, menstruation irregular.(latest reports from Vaginal bleeding between periods 13,898 patients)

On Nov, 26, 2014: 97,351 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin. Among them, 42 people (0.04%) have Vaginal Bleeding Between Periods.

Trend of Vaginal bleeding between periods in Metformin reports

Time on Metformin when people have Vaginal bleeding between periods * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Vaginal bleeding between periods40.00%0.00%20.00%0.00%40.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Vaginal bleeding between periods when taking Metformin * :

FemaleMale
Vaginal bleeding between periods100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Vaginal bleeding between periods when taking Metformin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Vaginal bleeding between periods0.00%0.00%2.86%17.14%31.43%20.00%11.43%17.14%

Severity of Vaginal bleeding between periods when taking Metformin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Vaginal bleeding between periods40.00%0.00%60.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Vaginal bleeding between periods ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Vaginal bleeding between periods0.00%50.00%50.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Contraception (10 people, 23.81%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (6 people, 14.29%)
  3. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (4 people, 9.52%)
  4. Polycystic ovaries (3 people, 7.14%)
  5. Amenorrhoea (3 people, 7.14%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Metformin hcl (23 people, 54.76%)
  2. Aspirin (6 people, 14.29%)
  3. Byetta (6 people, 14.29%)
  4. Lisinopril (5 people, 11.90%)
  5. Yaz (5 people, 11.90%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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