Metformin and Vitamin d deficiency - from FDA reports
Vitamin d deficiency is found among people who take Metformin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Vitamin d deficiency 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 May, 15, 2017
191,114 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 197 people (0.1%) have Vitamin D Deficiency
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metformin when people have Vitamin D Deficiency *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 25 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 25 %
- 10+ years: 50 %
Gender of people who have Vitamin D Deficiency when taking Metformin *:
- female: 74.35 %
- male: 25.65 %
Age of people who have Vitamin D Deficiency when taking Metformin *:
- 0-1: 0.65 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.65 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 6.54 %
- 40-49: 14.38 %
- 50-59: 30.72 %
- 60+: 47.06 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Diabetes (68 people, 34.52%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (38 people, 19.29%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (36 people, 18.27%)
- High Blood Pressure (31 people, 15.74%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (26 people, 13.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (41 people, 20.81%)
- Lisinopril (40 people, 20.30%)
- Nexium (37 people, 18.78%)
- Lipitor (31 people, 15.74%)
- Crestor (25 people, 12.69%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (51 people, 25.89%)
- Osteoarthritis (45 people, 22.84%)
- High Blood Pressure (45 people, 22.84%)
- Fatigue (41 people, 20.81%)
- Diabetes (41 people, 20.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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