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Review: could Sucralfate cause Low blood sugar?

We study 4,541 people who have side effects while taking Sucralfate from FDA and social media. Among them, 31 have Low blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have Low blood sugar and more.

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Sucralfate

Sucralfate (latest outcomes from 4,648 users) has active ingredients of sucralfate. It is often used in gastric ulcer.

Low blood sugar

Low blood sugar (low blood sugar cause seizures) (latest reports from 157,713 patients) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, type 1 diabetes mellitus.

On Jul, 14, 2014: 4,541 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 154,417 people who have Low Blood Sugar on eHealthMe.

Trend of Low blood sugar in Sucralfate reports

Time on Sucralfate when people have Low blood sugar * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Low blood sugar0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Sucralfate * :

FemaleMale
Low blood sugar73.68%26.32%

Age of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Sucralfate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Low blood sugar0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%11.11%8.33%80.56%

Severity of Low blood sugar when taking Sucralfate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Low blood sugar0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Low blood sugar ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Low blood sugar0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (13 people, 41.94%)
  2. Gastritis (5 people, 16.13%)
  3. Hypercholesterolaemia (4 people, 12.90%)
  4. Diabetes mellitus (3 people, 9.68%)
  5. Fibromyalgia (3 people, 9.68%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Amlodipine (11 people, 35.48%)
  2. Miya bm (11 people, 35.48%)
  3. Olmesartan medoxomil (11 people, 35.48%)
  4. Omeprazole (8 people, 25.81%)
  5. Lasix (7 people, 22.58%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I have taken this for gerds, it gave me instant relief, quit taking it and only took it when needed. In between the absense of carafate until recently all my blood work results were normal including potassium. I recently had a need to used carafate more frequently and during this time I went for my blood work again only to find my potassium level was a little low 3.1. I was prescribed some potassium capaules and after 10 days went for another blood test and it came back the same, and I did use the carafate during these 10 days.

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