Review: could Sudafed cause Low blood sugar?
We study 3,914 people who have side effects while taking Sudafed from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Low blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have Low blood sugar and more.
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Sudafed (latest outcomes from 5,149 users) has active ingredients of pseudoephedrine hydrochloride. It is often used in nasal congestion.
Low blood sugar
Low blood sugar (low blood sugar cause seizures) (latest reports from 157,838 patients) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, type 1 diabetes mellitus.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 3,912 people reported to have side effects when taking Sudafed. Among them, 6 people (0.15%) have Low Blood Sugar. They amount to 0.00% of all the 155,149 people who have Low Blood Sugar on eHealthMe.
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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