Review: could Sudafed cause Low blood sugar (Hypoglycemia)?
Summary: Low blood sugar is found among people who take Sudafed, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old, also take medication Sudafed 12 hour, and have Blood testosterone decreased.
We study 3,931 people who have side effects while taking Sudafed from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Low blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have Low blood sugar and more.
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Sudafed has active ingredients of pseudoephedrine hydrochloride. It is often used in nasal congestion. (latest outcomes from 5,167 Sudafed users)
Low blood sugar
Low blood sugar (low blood sugar cause seizures) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, type 1 diabetes mellitus. (latest reports from 20,733 Low blood sugar patients)
On Mar, 21, 2015: 3,931 people reported to have side effects when taking Sudafed. Among them, 6 people (0.15%) 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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