Review: could Methadone cause Low blood sugar?
Summary: Low blood sugar could be caused by Methadone, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Byetta, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 1,904 people who have side effects while taking Methadone from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Low blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have Low blood sugar and more.
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Methadone hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 2,760 users) has active ingredients of methadone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.
Low blood sugar
Low blood sugar (low blood sugar cause seizures) (latest reports from 157,092 patients) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, type 1 diabetes mellitus.
On Apr, 7, 2014: 1,887 people reported to have side effects when taking Methadone hydrochloride. Among them, 8 people (0.42%) have Low Blood Sugar. They amount to 0.01% of all the 156,128 people who have Low Blood Sugar on eHealthMe.
Time on Methadone hydrochloride when people have Low blood sugar * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Low blood sugar||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Methadone hydrochloride * :
|Low blood sugar||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.50%||12.50%||37.50%||37.50%||0.00% |
Severity of Low blood sugar when taking Methadone hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Low blood sugar||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Low blood sugar ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Low blood sugar||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (1 people, 12.50%)
- Affective disorder (1 people, 12.50%)
- Pain (1 people, 12.50%)
- Pulmonary arterial hypertension (1 people, 12.50%)
- Blood product transfusion dependent (1 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Byetta (2 people, 25.00%)
- Nexium (2 people, 25.00%)
- Oxycontin (2 people, 25.00%)
- Percocet (2 people, 25.00%)
- Naloxone (1 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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After I eat I get a burning sensation and vomit a little bit and it burns when I vomit.
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It seems to me that it started when I started.methadone I have been on it for 3 years
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