Zantac and Low blood sugar - from FDA reports
Low blood sugar is found among people who take Zantac, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Low blood sugar with Zantac. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 49,831 people who have side effects when taking Zantac from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 21, 2017
49,831 people reported to have side effects when taking Zantac.
Among them, 179 people (0.36%) have Low blood sugar
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zantac when people have Low blood sugar *:
- < 1 month: 50 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 25 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Zantac *:
- female: 48.02 %
- male: 51.98 %
Age of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Zantac *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.03 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 4.05 %
- 30-39: 4.05 %
- 40-49: 12.84 %
- 50-59: 26.35 %
- 60+: 50.68 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (18 people, 10.06%)
- Osteoporosis (18 people, 10.06%)
- Diabetes (18 people, 10.06%)
- Stress And Anxiety (13 people, 7.26%)
- High Blood Pressure (11 people, 6.15%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (35 people, 19.55%)
- Lasix (34 people, 18.99%)
- Prevacid (30 people, 16.76%)
- Lipitor (30 people, 16.76%)
- Lisinopril (27 people, 15.08%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (51 people, 28.49%)
- Fall (43 people, 24.02%)
- Breathing Difficulty (39 people, 21.79%)
- Nausea (37 people, 20.67%)
- Chest Pain (36 people, 20.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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