Metformin and Vertigo - from FDA reports


Summary

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 High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Vertigo 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, 15, 2017

199,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 8,381 people (4.21%) have Vertigo


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Could Metformin cause Vertigo?

Time on Metformin when people have Vertigo *:

  • < 1 month: 30.54 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20.5 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.44 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 11.72 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 20.92 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.79 %
  • 10+ years: 2.09 %

Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Metformin *:

  • female: 59.13 %
  • male: 40.87 %

Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Metformin *:

  • 0-1: 0.03 %
  • 2-9: 0.03 %
  • 10-19: 0.46 %
  • 20-29: 1.14 %
  • 30-39: 3.18 %
  • 40-49: 11.18 %
  • 50-59: 25.31 %
  • 60+: 58.68 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (1,212 people, 14.46%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (748 people, 8.92%)
  • Depression (454 people, 5.42%)
  • Pain (313 people, 3.73%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (240 people, 2.86%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Byetta (982 people, 11.72%)
  • Aspirin (895 people, 10.68%)
  • Lisinopril (751 people, 8.96%)
  • Lantus (700 people, 8.35%)
  • Lipitor (634 people, 7.56%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (2,352 people, 28.06%)
  • Weakness (1,357 people, 16.19%)
  • Headache (1,357 people, 16.19%)
  • Fatigue (1,355 people, 16.17%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (1,135 people, 13.54%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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