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Apidra Fall Side Effects

Apidra Fall Side Effect Reports


The following Apidra Fall side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Fall, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Apidra or it might take time to develop.



Arterial Occlusive Disease, Fatigue, Foot Fracture, Musculoskeletal Disorder, Incorrect Dose Administered, Fall

This Fall side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from BR. A 55-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: type 1 diabetes mellitus. The patient was prescribed Apidra (insulin Glulisine 100 International Units/millilitre (dosage: Subcutaneous/injection, Solution/100 International U Nits(s)/millilitre), which was started on 2012. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Lantus (insulin Glargine)
  • Autopen 24
  • Calcium
  • Clopidogrel
  • Somalgin Cardio
When starting to take Apidra (insulin Glulisine 100 International Units/millilitre the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Arterial Occlusive Disease
  • Fatigue
  • Foot Fracture
  • Musculoskeletal Disorder
  • Incorrect Dose Administered
  • Fall
These side effects may potentially be related to Apidra (insulin Glulisine 100 International Units/millilitre.
Catheter Placement, Arterial Occlusive Disease, Fatigue, Fall, Fracture, Pain In Extremity, Ligament Sprain, Incorrect Dose Administered

This Fall Apidra side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from BR on Sep 09, 2013. A Female , 59 years of age, weighting 152.1 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Apidra. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Catheter Placement
  • Arterial Occlusive Disease
  • Fatigue
  • Fall
  • Fracture
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Incorrect Dose Administered
. Apidra dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Fall, Periorbital Contusion, Shock Hypoglycaemic, Blood Pressure Increased

This is a Apidra side effect report of a 64-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: type 1 diabetes mellitus, who was treated with Apidra (dosage:0-10 Units, Am/pm As Needed, Im, start time: Aug 15, 2012), combined with:
  • Levemir (12 Units, 8 Units/ Am, Pm, Im)
, and developed a serious reaction and a Fall side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Fall
  • Periorbital Contusion
  • Shock Hypoglycaemic
  • Blood Pressure Increased
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Apidra treatment in female patients suffering from type 1 diabetes mellitus, resulting in Fall.

Fall, Foot Fracture, Concussion

A 63-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: type i diabetes mellitus started Apidra treatment (dosage: 2-10 Units Depending On Blood Sugar) on Apr 01, 2012. Soon after starting Apidra treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Fall
  • Foot Fracture
  • Concussion
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Insulin Detemir
  • Levothyroxine (137 And 25 Mcg Each Morning)
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Apidra side effects, such as Fall.
Femur Fracture, Fall, Infection, Blood Glucose Increased

A female patient from US was prescribed and started Apidra on Dec 06, 2012. Patient felt the following Apidra side effects: femur fracture, fall, infection, blood glucose increased Additional patient health information: Female , 68 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Apidra dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Muscle Rupture, Fall

This report suggests a potential Apidra Fall side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 78-year-old female patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Apidra (dosage: 12-14 Units Per Day) starting Jan 01, 2010. Soon after starting Apidra the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Muscle Rupture
  • Fall
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Tylenol (caplet)
  • Solostar
Although Apidra demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Fall, may still occur.
Product Quality Issue, Blood Glucose Decreased, Confusional State, Haemorrhage, Hypoglycaemic Unconsciousness, Blood Glucose Fluctuation, Fall

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Mar 20, 2012 by a Female taking Apidra (dosage: Per Sliding Scale) . Location: UNITED STATES , 83 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Apidra side effects: product quality issue, blood glucose decreased, confusional state, haemorrhage, hypoglycaemic unconsciousness, blood glucose fluctuation, fall. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Coumadin
  • Solostar
  • Insulin
The patient was hospitalized.
Joint Injury, Adverse Event, Tachyphrenia, Nephrolithiasis, Knee Arthroplasty, Feeling Abnormal, Fall

This Fall problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A 50-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS a consumer started treatment with Apidra (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Coreg
  • Sanctura
  • Alprazolam
  • Ambien
  • Victoza
  • Cymbalta (60 Mg, Qd)
When commencing Apidra, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Joint Injury
  • Adverse Event
  • Tachyphrenia
  • Nephrolithiasis
  • Knee Arthroplasty
  • Feeling Abnormal
  • Fall
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Fall, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Weight Increased, Nausea, Fall, Headache, Economic Problem, Dizziness, Head Injury, Blood Glucose Increased

This is a Apidra side effect report of a 52-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Apidra (dosage: NA) starting Mar 01, 2011. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Detrol
  • Potassium
  • Cyclosporine
  • Amitriptyline
  • Symlin (180 Mcg; Qid; Sc, 120 Mcg; Qid; Sc, 60 Mcg; Qid; Sc)
  • Symlin (180 Mcg; Qid; Sc, 120 Mcg; Qid; Sc, 60 Mcg; Qid; Sc)
  • Symlin (180 Mcg; Qid; Sc, 120 Mcg; Qid; Sc, 60 Mcg; Qid; Sc)
  • Carvedilol
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Weight Increased
  • Nausea
  • Fall
  • Headache
  • Economic Problem
  • Dizziness
  • Head Injury
  • Blood Glucose Increased
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Apidra could cause Fall and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Asthenia, Blood Glucose Decreased, Cardiac Failure Congestive, Cerebrovascular Accident, Fall, Haemorrhage, Headache, Pain, Pain In Extremity

This Fall side effect was reported by a physician from UNITED STATES on Jul 19, 2010. A female patient from UNITED STATES , 69 years of age, was treated with Apidra. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Apidra side effects: asthenia, blood glucose decreased, cardiac failure congestive, cerebrovascular accident, fall, haemorrhage, headache, pain, pain in extremity. Apidra dosage: Sliding Scale.
Associated medications used:
  • Lantus (Dose:60 Unit(s))
  • Plavix
  • Ramipril
  • Novolin
  • Antihypertensives
These side effects may potentially be related to Apidra.
Asthenia, Blood Glucose Decreased, Cardiac Failure Congestive, Fall, Haemorrhage, Headache, Pain, Pain In Extremity, Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease

This Fall side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A 69-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Apidra (dosage: Sliding Scale), which was started on Apr 01, 2010. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Lantus (Dose:60 Unit(s))
  • Plavix
  • Novolin
  • Ramipril
  • Antihypertensives
When starting to take Apidra the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Asthenia
  • Blood Glucose Decreased
  • Cardiac Failure Congestive
  • Fall
  • Haemorrhage
  • Headache
  • Pain
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease
These side effects may potentially be related to Apidra.
Blood Glucose Increased, Chest Pain, Fall, Rib Fracture

This Fall Apidra side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from BRAZIL on May 20, 2010. A male , 79 years of age, weighting 138.9 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Apidra. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Blood Glucose Increased
  • Chest Pain
  • Fall
  • Rib Fracture
. Apidra dosage: According To Glycemia. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Autopen 24
  • Lantus
  • Insulin Pen Nos
  • Metformin Hydrochloride
  • Aas Protect
  • Atenolol
  • Plavix
The patient was hospitalized.
Blood Glucose Increased, Chest Pain, Fall, Rib Fracture

This is a Apidra side effect report of a 79-year-old patient (weight:NA) from BRAZIL, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: type 2 diabetes mellitus, who was treated with Apidra (dosage:According To Glycemia, start time: Jan 01, 2007), combined with:
  • Insulin Pen Nos
  • Lantus
  • Insulin Pen Nos
  • Metformin Hydrochloride
  • Aas Protect
  • Atenolol
  • Plavix
, and developed a serious reaction and a Fall side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Blood Glucose Increased
  • Chest Pain
  • Fall
  • Rib Fracture
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Apidra treatment in patients suffering from type 2 diabetes mellitus, resulting in Fall.
Fall

A 68-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: diabetes mellitus started Apidra treatment (dosage: Sliding Scale) on Jan 01, 2008. Soon after starting Apidra treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Fall
. Concurrently used drugs: NA.The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Apidra side effects, such as Fall.
Fall, Femur Fracture

A patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Apidra on Mar 13, 2010. After Apidra was administered, patient encountered several Apidra side effects: fall, femur fracture Additional patient health information: male , 75 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Apidra dosage: Sliding Scale. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Lantus (Dose:12 Unit(s))
  • Opticlick
  • Opticlick
Erythema, Fall, Injection Site Nodule, Injection Site Pain, Pruritus, Trigger Finger, Wrist Fracture

This report suggests a potential Apidra Fall side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 70-year-old female patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Apidra (dosage: Dose:10 Unit(s)) starting Jan 19, 2010. Soon after starting Apidra the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Erythema
  • Fall
  • Injection Site Nodule
  • Injection Site Pain
  • Pruritus
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Apidra demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Fall, may still occur.
Contusion, Eye Disorder, Fall, Feeling Abnormal, Feeling Cold, Headache, Hemiplegia, Hyperglycaemia, Hyperhidrosis

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Oct 22, 2009 by a Female taking Apidra (dosage: Dose: Via Pump, Approximately 11.3 Units Daily) . Location: UNITED STATES , 57 years of age, weighting 130.1 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Apidra side effects: contusion, eye disorder, fall, feeling abnormal, feeling cold, headache, hemiplegia, hyperglycaemia, hyperhidrosis. Additional medications/treatments:
Asthenia, Blood Glucose Increased, Confusional State, Costochondritis, Cushing's Syndrome, Dyspnoea, Epilepsy, Fall, Feeling Abnormal

This Fall problem was reported by a physician from UNITED KINGDOM. A female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS a consumer started treatment with Apidra (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Apidra, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Asthenia
  • Blood Glucose Increased
  • Confusional State
  • Costochondritis
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Dyspnoea
  • Epilepsy
  • Fall
  • Feeling Abnormal
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Fall, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Fall, Hypoglycaemia, Tremor, Vomiting

This is a Apidra side effect report of a 44-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: type 2 diabetes mellitus and was treated with Apidra (dosage: Tid Sc) starting Jan 01, 2008. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Fall
  • Hypoglycaemia
  • Tremor
  • Vomiting
This opens a possibility that Apidra could cause Fall and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Blood Alkaline Phosphatase Increased, Convulsion, Ecchymosis, Fall, Head Injury, Hypoglycaemia, Hypoglycaemic Seizure, Loss Of Consciousness, Post Concussion Syndrome

This Fall side effect was reported by a health professional from UNITED STATES on Jun 21, 2006. A patient from UNITED STATES , child 10 years of age, weighting 72.75 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Apidra. Patient felt the following Apidra side effects: blood alkaline phosphatase increased, convulsion, ecchymosis, fall, head injury, hypoglycaemia, hypoglycaemic seizure, loss of consciousness, post concussion syndrome. Apidra dosage: Dose Unit: Units.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Autopen Insulin Injection Pen
  • Lantus
  • Optipen (insulin Pump)
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Apidra.

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Apidra Fall Causes and Reviews


Falls can be dangerous at any age. Babies and young children can get hurt Falling off furniture or down the stairs. Older children may Fall off playground equipment. For elderly people, Falls can be especially serious. They are at higher risk of Falling. They are also more likely to break a bone when they Fall, especially if they have osteoporosis. A broken bone, especially when it is a hip, may even lead to disability and a loss of independence for the elderly.

Some common causes of Falls include

  • Balance problems
  • Some medicines, which can make you feel dizzy, confused, or slow
  • Vision problems
  • Alcohol, which can affect your balance and reflexes
  • Muscle weakness, especially in your legs, which can make it harder for you to get up from a chair or keep your balance when walking on an uneven surface.
  • Certain illnesses, such as low blood pressure, diabetes, and neuropathy
  • Slow reflexes, which make it hard to keep your balance or move out of the way of a hazard
  • Tripping or slipping due to loss of footing or traction

At any age, people can make changes to lower their risk of Falling. It important to take care of your health, including getting regular eye exams. Regular exercise may lower your risk of Falls by strengthening your muscles, improving your balance, and keeping your bones strong. And you can look for ways to make your house safer. For example, you can get rid of tripping hazards and make sure that you have rails on the stairs and in the bath. To reduce the chances of breaking a bone if you do Fall, make sure that you get enough calcium and vitamin D.

NIH: National Institute on Aging


Apidra Fall Reviews

Tue, 13 Jul 2010

After using Apidra for two months, I am experiencing the following symptoms- anxiety, shakiness, rash over body, digestive tract disturbance and fainting spells. I am discontinuing my use of Apidra due to these side effects and will return to Humalog

Tue, 06 Dec 2011

I have felt bad for about a month, tired, nauseated, muscle cramps, sweating, fever, headache, low sodium, urinary and kidney infection, trouble sleeping, heart palpitations. I had blood test done doctors could not find anything wrong, I have had cold or flu like symptoms every week since Nov, I could not figure out why I felt so bad, I was even contemplating going on a leave of absence then i stopped taking my Apridra and the symptoms are slowing going away, just as a trail I took Apridra for two days and felt horrible, so it must be this medicine.

Tue, 17 Nov 2009
KNEE AT TIMES LOSS OF STRENGTH AND FUNCTION
Mon, 02 May 2011
i have not used Apidra but am interested in its use in insulin pump and its benefits
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