A study for a 63 year old man who takes Metformin Hydrochloride - from FDA reports


Summary

30,465 males aged 63 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 63 year old male patient who has . The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Oct, 13, 2017

30,465 males aged 63 (±5) who take Metformin Hydrochloride are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Metformin Hydrochloride for a 63-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 63
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions:
  • Drugs taken:
    • Metformin Hydrochloride (metformin hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Anemia: 0 (0% of males aged 63 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  • blood glucose increased
  • hypotension
  • hypoglycemia
  • breathing difficulty
  • pneumonia
  • intentional self-injury
  • depressed level of consciousness
  • diarrhea
  • metabolic acidosis
  • drug abuse and dependence
1 - 6 months:
  • pneumonia
  • blood glucose increased
  • heart attack
  • weakness
  • atrial fibrillation/flutter
  • renal failure acute
  • lactic acidosis
  • nausea and vomiting
  • breathing difficulty
  • encephalopathy
6 - 12 months:
  • lactic acidosis
  • hypoglycemia
  • blood creatinine increased
  • diarrhea
  • heart attack
  • liver function test abnormal
  • nausea
  • renal failure acute
  • nausea and vomiting
  • renal impairment
1 - 2 years:
  • heart attack
  • renal failure acute
  • lactic acidosis
  • chest pain
  • fever
  • pain
  • hypotension
  • metabolic acidosis
  • atrial fibrillation/flutter
  • stress and anxiety
2 - 5 years:
  • heart attack
  • weakness
  • renal failure acute
  • breathing difficulty
  • pneumonia
  • hypoglycemia
  • chest pain
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • atrial fibrillation/flutter
  • pain
5 - 10 years:
  • renal failure acute
  • lactic acidosis
  • heart attack
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • coronary heart disease
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • heart injury
  • hepatic failure
  • diarrhea
  • activities of daily living impaired
10+ years:
  • lactic acidosis
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • diarrhea
  • depression
  • heart attack
  • hypotension
  • stress and anxiety
  • pneumonia
  • fainting
  • fall
not specified:
  • blood glucose increased
  • nausea
  • weight decreased
  • fatigue
  • drug ineffective
  • diarrhea
  • breathing difficulty
  • heart attack
  • weakness
  • dizziness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (3,895 people, 12.79%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (2,464 people, 8.09%)
  • Pain (1,052 people, 3.45%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (940 people, 3.09%)
  • Depression (801 people, 2.63%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (3,160 people, 10.37%)
  • Byetta (2,901 people, 9.52%)
  • Lipitor (2,507 people, 8.23%)
  • Lisinopril (2,380 people, 7.81%)
  • Lantus (2,344 people, 7.69%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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What are the symtoms?

  • Anemia (less than the normal quantity of haemoglobin in the blood) has been reported by people with macular degeneration, systemic sclerosis (scleroderma), mesothelioma, neuralgia, neuropathic pain (latest reports from 740 Anemia patients).

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