Review: could Sucralfate cause Low blood sugar?
We study 4,542 people who have side effects while taking Sucralfate from FDA and social media. Among them, 48 have Low blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have Low blood sugar and more.
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Sucralfate (latest outcomes from 4,649 users) has active ingredients of sucralfate. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Low blood sugar
Low blood sugar (low blood sugar cause seizures) (latest reports from 156,952 patients) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, type 1 diabetes mellitus.
On Aug, 16, 2014: 4,542 people reported to have side effects when taking Sucralfate. Among them, 31 people (0.68%) have Low Blood Sugar. They amount to 0.02% of all the 156,581 people who have Low Blood Sugar on eHealthMe.
Time on Sucralfate 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% |
Gender of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Sucralfate * :
|Low blood sugar||73.68%||26.32% |
Age of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Sucralfate * :
|Low blood sugar||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.11%||8.33%||80.56% |
Severity of Low blood sugar when taking Sucralfate ** :
|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 * :
- Hypertension (13 people, 41.94%)
- Gastritis (5 people, 16.13%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (4 people, 12.90%)
- Diabetes mellitus (3 people, 9.68%)
- Fibromyalgia (3 people, 9.68%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amlodipine (11 people, 35.48%)
- Miya bm (11 people, 35.48%)
- Olmesartan medoxomil (11 people, 35.48%)
- Omeprazole (8 people, 25.81%)
- Lasix (7 people, 22.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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