Pruritus is found among people who take Novolog, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lantus, and have Diabetes mellitus . We study 11,294 people who have side effects while taking Novolog from FDA and social media. Among them, 282 have Pruritus. Find out below who they are, when they have Pruritus and more.
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Novolog has active ingredients of insulin aspart recombinant. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Novolog 11,453 users)
Pruritus (severe itching of the skin) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, erythema multiforme, thrombocytopenia, dehydration, cellulitis (latest reports from 85,622 Pruritus patients).
On Jul, 28, 2016
11,294 people reported to have side effects when taking Novolog.
Among them, 282 people (2.5%) have Pruritus
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** Reports from social media are used.
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I am a 71 year old Caucasian male. I have had CLL since 1992 and type 2 Diabetes for 4 years. The CLL has remained at stage 0 without treatment. I have had several difficult bouts of bacterial infections as side issues. My diabetes is controlled most of the time with both oral med (tradjenta), long lasting and rapid acting insulin. Frequently my blood glucose will become very difficult to control and my A1C (6.5) and blood sugar measurements (Avg around 150) have not appeared to be in a correct relationship with each other. My diabetes educator questioned a possible relationship with my very high blood counts and I have been unsuccessfully searching for any published relationship between the CLL related white and red cell counts and the strange blood sugar measurements
I am a 71 year old Caucasian male. I have had CLL since 1992 and type 2 Diabetes for 4 years. The CLL has remained at stage 0 without treatment. I have had several difficult bouts of bacterial infections as side issues. My diabetes is controlled most of the time with both oral med ...
I have gained as much as 17 lbs in a 2 wk period. They have been diagnosing me with CHF because of the fluid retention. I am taking lg doses of novolog and I believe it might be this, because of the increase in Novolog and the increase in fluid retention. Is there an alternative to Novolog? ...
Type 1 - trying to figure out severe swelling. Heart is good, allergy dr. says not caused by allergies. Changed from Humalog to Novolog; but swelling didn't start right away. Therefore the association was not immediately made.
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