Sucralfate and Low blood sugar - from FDA reports
Low blood sugar is found among people who take Sucralfate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lisinopril, and have Gastritis. This review analyzes which people have Low blood sugar with Sucralfate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 6,895 people who have side effects when taking Sucralfate from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 13, 2017
6,895 people reported to have side effects when taking Sucralfate.
Among them, 35 people (0.51%) have Low Blood Sugar
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Sucralfate when people have Low Blood Sugar *:
- < 1 month: 28.57 %
- 1 - 6 months: 71.43 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Low Blood Sugar when taking Sucralfate *:
- female: 67.65 %
- male: 32.35 %
Age of people who have Low Blood Sugar when taking Sucralfate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 6.67 %
- 30-39: 10.0 %
- 40-49: 6.67 %
- 50-59: 10.0 %
- 60+: 66.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Insomnia (5 people, 14.29%)
- Gastritis (5 people, 14.29%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (4 people, 11.43%)
- Gastric Ulcer (4 people, 11.43%)
- Diabetes (4 people, 11.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Omeprazole (8 people, 22.86%)
- Lisinopril (8 people, 22.86%)
- Novolog (5 people, 14.29%)
- Lorazepam (5 people, 14.29%)
- Lipitor (5 people, 14.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (9 people, 25.71%)
- Fatigue (9 people, 25.71%)
- Pain (7 people, 20.00%)
- Nausea (7 people, 20.00%)
- Dizziness (7 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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