Metformin and Vertigo - from FDA reports
Vertigo 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 Type 2 diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Vertigo with Metformin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 191,114 people who have side effects when taking Metformin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 28, 2017
191,114 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 8,067 people (4.22%) have Vertigo
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin when people have Vertigo *:
- < 1 month: 30.43 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.3 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.22 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.74 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20.87 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.7 %
- 10+ years: 1.74 %
Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Metformin *:
- female: 59.01 %
- male: 40.99 %
Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Metformin *:
- 0-1: 0.03 %
- 2-9: 0.03 %
- 10-19: 0.46 %
- 20-29: 1.16 %
- 30-39: 3.16 %
- 40-49: 11.24 %
- 50-59: 25.49 %
- 60+: 58.43 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (1,828 people, 22.66%)
- Diabetes (1,704 people, 21.12%)
- High Blood Pressure (1,166 people, 14.45%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (717 people, 8.89%)
- Depression (443 people, 5.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Byetta (976 people, 12.10%)
- Aspirin (895 people, 11.09%)
- Lisinopril (751 people, 9.31%)
- Lantus (673 people, 8.34%)
- Lipitor (619 people, 7.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (2,265 people, 28.08%)
- Weakness (1,307 people, 16.20%)
- Headache (1,293 people, 16.03%)
- Fatigue (1,285 people, 15.93%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (1,091 people, 13.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Vertigo when taking Metformin?
Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin 198,499 users)
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