Clonidine and Blood glucose increased - from FDA reports

Blood glucose increased is found among people who take Clonidine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lantus, and have Type 2 diabetes. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 38,161 people who have side effects when taking Clonidine from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 05, 2018

38,161 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonidine.
Among them, 708 people (1.86%) have Blood glucose increased

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Clonidine cause Blood glucose increased?

Time on Clonidine when people have Blood glucose increased *:

  • < 1 month: 62.5 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 6.25 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.25 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 25.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Blood glucose increased when taking Clonidine *:

  • female: 64.8 %
  • male: 35.2 %

Age of people who have Blood glucose increased when taking Clonidine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.06 %
  • 10-19: 2.64 %
  • 20-29: 1.58 %
  • 30-39: 5.63 %
  • 40-49: 12.32 %
  • 50-59: 25.88 %
  • 60+: 50.88 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Type 2 Diabetes: 130 people, 18.36%
  2. Diabetes: 99 people, 13.98%
  3. Pain: 68 people, 9.60%
  4. High Blood Cholesterol: 60 people, 8.47%
  5. Depression: 35 people, 4.94%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Lantus: 122 people, 17.23%
  2. Aspirin: 103 people, 14.55%
  3. Lipitor: 99 people, 13.98%
  4. Lasix: 95 people, 13.42%
  5. Humalog: 79 people, 11.16%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 100 people, 14.12%
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 96 people, 13.56%
  3. Headache (pain in head): 93 people, 13.14%
  4. Weakness: 90 people, 12.71%
  5. Pain: 86 people, 12.15%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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