Who have Sickness with Metformin - from FDA reports

Sickness is reported only by a few people who take Metformin. We study 251,352 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA. Among them, 2 have Sickness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sickness and more.

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On Feb, 10, 2019

251,352 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin.
Among them, 2 people (0.0%) have Sickness

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Metformin cause Sickness?

Gender of people who have Sickness when taking Metformin *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Sickness when taking Metformin *:

  • 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: 50 %
  • 60+: 50 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Vasotec: 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Rezulin: 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Prinivil: 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Prevacid: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Lotrimin: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Lisinopril: 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Glucotrol: 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Glipizide: 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Fenofibrate: 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Baycol: 1 person, 50.00%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Weakness: 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Gallstones (stone formation by bile component): 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney): 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Herpes Simplex (herpes simplex is a common viral infection): 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Hepatitis B: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Hepatitis A: 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Hepatic Failure (liver failure): 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Haemorrhoids (a swollen vein or group of veins in the region of the anus): 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Haematocrit Decreased: 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Fever: 1 person, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you have Sickness while taking Metformin?

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