Glimepiride and Pain in extremity - from FDA reports


Pain in extremity is found among people who take Glimepiride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Metformin, and have High blood cholesterol. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 26,262 people who have side effects when taking Glimepiride from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 03, 2018

26,262 people reported to have side effects when taking Glimepiride.
Among them, 554 people (2.11%) have Pain in extremity


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Glimepiride cause Pain in extremity?

Time on Glimepiride when people have Pain in extremity *:

Gender of people who have Pain in extremity when taking Glimepiride *:

  • female: 60.45 %
  • male: 39.55 %

Age of people who have Pain in extremity when taking Glimepiride *:

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Cholesterol: 119 people, 21.48%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 101 people, 18.23%
  3. Pain: 59 people, 10.65%
  4. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 55 people, 9.93%
  5. Neuropathy Peripheral (surface nerve damage): 45 people, 8.12%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Metformin: 187 people, 33.75%
  2. Lyrica: 99 people, 17.87%
  3. Lipitor: 54 people, 9.75%
  4. Aspirin: 54 people, 9.75%
  5. Lantus: 51 people, 9.21%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Pain: 108 people, 19.49%
  2. Joint Pain: 97 people, 17.51%
  3. Gait Disturbance: 69 people, 12.45%
  4. Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling): 68 people, 12.27%
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 68 people, 12.27%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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