Tradjenta and High blood sugar - from FDA reports


High blood sugar is found among people who take Tradjenta, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Metformin, and have High blood pressure. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,798 people who have side effects when taking Tradjenta from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 14, 2018

4,798 people reported to have side effects when taking Tradjenta.
Among them, 67 people (1.4%) have High blood sugar


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Tradjenta cause High blood sugar?

Time on Tradjenta when people have High blood sugar *:

  • < 1 month: 54.55 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 18.18 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 9.09 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 18.18 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have High blood sugar when taking Tradjenta *:

  • female: 63.33 %
  • male: 36.67 %

Age of people who have High blood sugar when taking Tradjenta *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 2.17 %
  • 40-49: 8.7 %
  • 50-59: 10.87 %
  • 60+: 78.26 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 16 people, 23.88%
  2. High Blood Cholesterol: 12 people, 17.91%
  3. Gastritis (inflammation of stomach): 5 people, 7.46%
  4. Depression: 4 people, 5.97%
  5. Psoriatic Arthropathy (inflammation of the skin and joints with kin condition which typically causes patches (plaques) of red, scaly skin to develop): 3 people, 4.48%
  6. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 3 people, 4.48%
  7. Pain: 3 people, 4.48%
  8. Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (long lasting type of cancer that starts in the blood-forming cells of the bone marrow and invades the blood): 2 people, 2.99%
  9. Heart Disease: 2 people, 2.99%
  10. Diuretic Therapy: 2 people, 2.99%
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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Metformin: 14 people, 20.90%
  2. Lantus: 8 people, 11.94%
  3. Lantus Solostar: 6 people, 8.96%
  4. Rasilez: 5 people, 7.46%
  5. Humalog: 5 people, 7.46%
  6. Vitamin D: 4 people, 5.97%
  7. Amaryl: 4 people, 5.97%
  8. Insulin: 4 people, 5.97%
  9. Lexapro: 3 people, 4.48%
  10. Lasix: 3 people, 4.48%
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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Drug Ineffective: 9 people, 13.43%
  2. Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar): 7 people, 10.45%
  3. Acute Kidney Failure: 7 people, 10.45%
  4. Fall: 7 people, 10.45%
  5. High Blood Cholesterol: 6 people, 8.96%
  6. Nausea And Vomiting: 6 people, 8.96%
  7. Cardiac Arrest: 5 people, 7.46%
  8. Gastritis (inflammation of stomach): 5 people, 7.46%
  9. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 5 people, 7.46%
  10. Diarrhea: 5 people, 7.46%
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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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