Will you have Hyperkalemia with Glyburide and metformin hydrochloride - from FDA reports


Hyperkalemia is found among people who take Glyburide and metformin hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Amlodipine Besylate, and have Dyslipidaemia. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 281 people who have side effects when taking Glyburide and metformin hydrochloride from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on glyburide; metformin hydrochloride (the active ingredients of Glyburide and metformin hydrochloride) and Glyburide and metformin hydrochloride (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Hyperkalemia are also considered in the study.

What is Glyburide and metformin hydrochloride?

Glyburide and metformin hydrochloride has active ingredients of glyburide; metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Glyburide and metformin hydrochloride 338 users)

What is Hyperkalemia?

Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, diabetes, atrial fibrillation/flutter, pain (latest reports from 50,300 Hyperkalemia patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.

On Mar, 20, 2019

281 people reported to have side effects when taking Glyburide and metformin hydrochloride.
Among them, 10 people (3.56%) have Hyperkalemia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Glyburide and metformin hydrochloride cause Hyperkalemia?

Gender of people who have Hyperkalemia when taking Glyburide and metformin hydrochloride *:

  • female: 80 %
  • male: 20 %

Age of people who have Hyperkalemia when taking Glyburide and metformin hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 60 %
  • 60+: 40 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Dyslipidaemia (abnormal amount of lipids): 3 people, 30.00%
  2. Myocardial Ischaemia (the blood flow through one or more of the blood vessels that lead to heart (coronary arteries) is decreased): 2 people, 20.00%
  3. Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles): 2 people, 20.00%
  4. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 1 person, 10.00%
  5. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 1 person, 10.00%
  6. Depression: 1 person, 10.00%
  7. Cardioversion: 1 person, 10.00%
  8. Cardiac Disorder: 1 person, 10.00%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Furosemide: 5 people, 50.00%
  2. Nitroglycerin: 5 people, 50.00%
  3. Amlodipine Besylate: 5 people, 50.00%
  4. Lisinopril: 4 people, 40.00%
  5. Lantus: 3 people, 30.00%
  6. Valsartan: 3 people, 30.00%
  7. Gabapentin: 3 people, 30.00%
  8. Zocor: 3 people, 30.00%
  9. Digoxin: 3 people, 30.00%
  10. Carvedilol: 3 people, 30.00%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 4 people, 40.00%
  2. Blood Creatinine Increased: 4 people, 40.00%
  3. Abdominal Tenderness: 4 people, 40.00%
  4. Muscle Aches (muscle pain): 4 people, 40.00%
  5. Gait Disturbance: 4 people, 40.00%
  6. Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction): 4 people, 40.00%
  7. Rhonchi (abnormal breath sounds): 3 people, 30.00%
  8. Blood Glucose Decreased: 3 people, 30.00%
  9. Blood Chloride Decreased: 3 people, 30.00%
  10. Metabolic Acidosis (body produces too much acid, or when the kidneys are not removing enough acid from the body): 3 people, 30.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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