Review: could Sudafed cause Low blood sugar?
This is a review of Low blood sugar (Hypoglycemia) by studying 3,846 people who take Sudafed. We analyze: the time on Sudafed when people have Low blood sugar, gender and age of these people, the severity of Low blood sugar, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Sudafed. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Sudafed (latest outcomes from 5,017 users) has active ingredients of pseudoephedrine hydrochloride. It is often used in sinus congestion, nasal congestion. Commonly reported side effects of Sudafed include nausea, nausea aggravated, fatigue, fatigue aggravated, pain exacerbated.
Low blood sugar
Low blood sugar (low blood sugar cause seizures) (latest reports from 156,051 patients) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, type 1 diabetes mellitus.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 3,730 people reported to have side effects when taking Sudafed. Among them, 6 people (0.16%) have Low Blood Sugar.
Time on Sudafed when people have Low blood sugar * :
Gender of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Sudafed * :
|Low blood sugar||16.67%||83.33% |
Age of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Sudafed * :
|Low blood sugar||0.00%||0.00%||60.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||40.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Low blood sugar when taking Sudafed ** :
How people recovered from Low blood sugar ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood testosterone decreased (2 people, 33.33%)
- Hypertonic bladder (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Sudafed 12 hour (6 people, 100.00%)
- Dexchlorpheniramine maleate (3 people, 50.00%)
- Humalog (3 people, 50.00%)
- Catapres (3 people, 50.00%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (2 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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While I had the flu I began using guaifenesin and Sudafed to try to relieve the symptoms of sinus discharge, post-nasal drip and phlegm, and cough. I have mostly recovered but still cough a lot due to excessive sinus drainage and phlegm in my lungs.
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