Review: could Strattera cause High blood sugar (Hyperglycemia)?
Summary: High blood sugar is found among people who take Strattera, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression.
We study 18,424 people who have side effects while taking Strattera from FDA and social media. Among them, 21 have High blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood sugar and more.
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Strattera has active ingredients of atomoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from 19,155 Strattera users)
High blood sugar
High blood sugar (high blood sugar) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, bipolar disorder. (latest reports from 17,102 High blood sugar patients)
On Jan, 28, 2015: 18,424 people reported to have side effects when taking Strattera. Among them, 21 people (0.11%) have High Blood Sugar.
Time on Strattera when people have High blood sugar * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood sugar||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High blood sugar when taking Strattera * :
|High blood sugar||59.09%||40.91% |
Age of people who have High blood sugar when taking Strattera * :
|High blood sugar||0.00%||9.09%||13.64%||0.00%||13.64%||36.36%||18.18%||9.09% |
Severity of High blood sugar when taking Strattera ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High blood sugar||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from High blood sugar ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (9 people, 42.86%)
- Anxiety (5 people, 23.81%)
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (4 people, 19.05%)
- Bipolar disorder (4 people, 19.05%)
- Anxiety disorder (2 people, 9.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (11 people, 52.38%)
- Lipitor (6 people, 28.57%)
- Zyprexa (6 people, 28.57%)
- Klonopin (5 people, 23.81%)
- Topamax (4 people, 19.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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About 3 hours after taking Strattera my blood sugar drops dramatically. It takes hours for my body to correct itself and make me feel normal again.
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