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Dry Mouth, Dizziness, Supraventricular Extrasystoles (8134359-9)
on Jan 20, 2012 Female from SOUTH AFRICA , 65 years of age, was treated with Diamicron Mr (gliclazide). Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Diamicron side effects: dry mouth, dizziness, supraventricular extrasystoles. Diamicron Mr (gliclazide) dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Perindopril Erbumine (Q10 Mg, Qd, Oral)
  • Amlodipine Besylate
  • Glucophage
  • Prexum Plus (indapamide, Perindopril) (1.25 Mg/4 Mg, Qd, Oral)
  • Aspirin
  • Aceon (4 Mg, Qd, Oral)
  • Adco-simvastatin (simvastatin)


Angioedema (8134016-9)
Patient was taking Diamicron. Patient felt the following Diamicron side effects: angioedema on Feb 08, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 63 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
and. Diamicron dosage: 07jun-26aug11,30mg 26aug11-cont,60mg.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Rosiglitazone


Breast Mass (8123734-4)
Adverse event was reported on Jan 30, 2012 by a Female taking Diamicron (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
  • gastritis
  • hypertension
  • depression
  • blood cholesterol increased
and. Location: BRAZIL , 73 years of age, weighting 127.9 lb, After Diamicron was administered, patient encountered several Diamicron side effects: breast mass.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Nexium
  • Irbesartan
  • Procimax
  • Vytorin (10/20 Mg)
  • Galvus Met (50/850 Mg)
Patient was hospitalized.

Injection Site Nodule, Injection Site Induration (8066025-2)
on Jan 13, 2012 Male from FRANCE , 56 years of age, weighting 176.4 lb, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
and was treated with Diamicron. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Diamicron side effects: injection site nodule, injection site induration. Diamicron dosage: Unk.
Associated medications used:
  • Levemir (12 Iu, Qd)
  • Januvia (Unk)



Rash, Lymphadenopathy (8041758-2)
on Jan 04, 2012 Male from FRANCE , 71 years of age, was treated with Diamicron. Patient felt the following Diamicron side effects: rash, lymphadenopathy. Diamicron dosage: Unk.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Lasix (Unk)
  • Nozinan (Unk)
  • Glucophage (Unk)
  • Orbenin Cap (Unk)
  • Lepticur (Unk)
  • Athymil (Unk)
  • Ramipril (Unk)
Patient was hospitalized.

Adenocarcinoma (8017878-5)
Patient was taking Diamicron. After Diamicron was administered, patient encountered several Diamicron side effects: adenocarcinoma on Dec 22, 2011 from FRANCE Additional patient health information: Female , 68 years of age, . Diamicron dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Remicade
  • Remicade
  • Remicade


Haemorrhagic Anaemia, Melaena (7995332-4)
Adverse event was reported on Dec 19, 2011 by a Female taking Diamicron (Dosage: Daily Dose 30 Mg) was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
  • essential hypertension
  • cerebral arteriosclerosis
and. Location: ITALY , 87 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Diamicron side effects: haemorrhagic anaemia, melaena.
Associated medications used:
  • Losazid (Daily Dose 62.5 Mg)
  • Aspirin (100 Mg, Qd)


Diabetes Mellitus, Cardiac Failure, Pneumonia (7987470-7)
on Dec 05, 2011 Male from BRAZIL , weighting 141.1 lb, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and was treated with Diamicron. Patient felt the following Diamicron side effects: diabetes mellitus, cardiac failure, pneumonia. Diamicron dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Metformin Hydrochloride
  • Diovan (1 Df, Daily)
  • Diovan (2 Df, Daily)
  • Acetylsalicylic Acid Srt
  • Simvastatin
  • Amlodipine Besylate
  • Isosorbide Mononitrate
  • Clopidogrel
Patient was hospitalized.

Inflammation Of Wound, Wound Secretion, Haematoma (7980775-5)
on Dec 07, 2011 Female from FRANCE , weighting 176.4 lb, was treated with Diamicron. After Diamicron was administered, patient encountered several Diamicron side effects: inflammation of wound, wound secretion, haematoma. Diamicron dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Pradaxa (150 Mg)
  • Nicardipine Hcl
Patient was hospitalized.

Osteopenia, Bursitis, Gastric Polyps, Diarrhoea, Weight Decreased, Decreased Appetite, Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control (7957969-8)
Patient was taking Diamicron. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Diamicron side effects: osteopenia, bursitis, gastric polyps, diarrhoea, weight decreased, decreased appetite, diabetes mellitus inadequate control on Nov 25, 2011 from BRAZIL Additional patient health information: Female , 65 years of age, weighting 103.6 lb, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and. Diamicron dosage: Tid.
Associated medications used:
  • Janumet (Od)
  • Nexium
  • Crestor
  • Nexium
  • Metformin Hydrochloride (Od)


Inflammation Of Wound (7951406-5)
Adverse event was reported on Nov 25, 2011 by a Female taking Diamicron (Dosage: N/A) . Location: FRANCE , weighting 176.4 lb, Patient felt the following Diamicron side effects: inflammation of wound.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Nicardipine Hcl
  • Pradaxa (150 Mg)
Patient was hospitalized.

Abdominal Abscess, Abscess Rupture (7931850-2)
on Nov 08, 2011 Male from BELGIUM , 80 years of age, weighting 180.8 lb, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes prophylaxis
  • colon cancer metastatic
  • hypertension
  • cardiovascular event prophylaxis
  • palmar-plantar erythrodysaesthesia syndrome
  • prophylaxis against gastrointestinal ulcer
  • prophylaxis of nausea and vomiting
and was treated with Diamicron. After Diamicron was administered, patient encountered several Diamicron side effects: abdominal abscess, abscess rupture. Diamicron dosage: 240 Mg Total Daily Dose.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Sorafenib (raf Kinase Inhibitor) (200 Mg Morning, 400 Mg Evening)
  • Bisoprolol Fumarate (10 Mg Total Daily Dose)
  • Lisinopril (10 Mg Total Daily Dose)
  • Naproxen (1100 Mg Total Daily Dose)
  • Pantoprazole (20 Mg Total Daily Dose)
  • Motilium (10 Mg, Prn)
  • Sorafenib (raf Kinase Inhibitor) (400 Mg, Bid)
  • Capecitabine
Patient was hospitalized.

Bone Marrow Failure, Haemoglobin Decreased, Asthenia, Haematoma, Pancytopenia (7920401-4)
on Nov 04, 2011 Female from FRANCE , weighting 108.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and was treated with Diamicron. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Diamicron side effects: bone marrow failure, haemoglobin decreased, asthenia, haematoma, pancytopenia. Diamicron dosage: 30 Mg, Qd. Patient was hospitalized.

Blood Bilirubin Increased, Bilirubin Conjugated Increased, Jaundice, Liver Function Test Abnormal, Gamma-glutamyltransferase Increased, Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased (7912249-1)
Patient was taking Diamicron. Patient felt the following Diamicron side effects: blood bilirubin increased, bilirubin conjugated increased, jaundice, liver function test abnormal, gamma-glutamyltransferase increased, aspartate aminotransferase increased, alanine aminotransferase increased on Nov 08, 2011 from CANADA Additional patient health information: Male , 53 years of age, weighting 291.0 lb, . Diamicron dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Nexium
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Lyrica
  • Lipitor
  • Januvia
  • Methyldopa
Patient was hospitalized.

Fall, Epistaxis (7901955-0)
Adverse event was reported on Oct 30, 2011 by a Female taking Diamicron (Dosage: N/A) . Location: NEW ZEALAND , weighting 200.6 lb, After Diamicron was administered, patient encountered several Diamicron side effects: fall, epistaxis.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Pradaxa (300 Mg)
  • Cholecalciferol
  • Bezalip
  • Metoprolol Succinate
  • Diltiazem Hcl
  • Inhibace (5mg/12.5)
  • Lipitor
  • Cartia Xt
Patient was hospitalized.

Microcytic Anaemia, Disease Recurrence, Acute Myeloid Leukaemia, Platelet Count Decreased (7898685-0)
on Oct 20, 2011 Female from FRANCE , 55 years of age, was treated with Diamicron (gliclazide). Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Diamicron side effects: microcytic anaemia, disease recurrence, acute myeloid leukaemia, platelet count decreased. Diamicron (gliclazide) dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Stagid (metformin Embonate)
  • Nexium
  • Actos (1 Tab (1 Tab., 1 In 1 D))
Patient was hospitalized.

Asthma, Cardiac Failure (7898158-5)
on Nov 02, 2011 Male from AUSTRALIA , 56 years of age, was treated with Diamicron. Patient felt the following Diamicron side effects: asthma, cardiac failure. Diamicron dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Janumet
  • Metformin Hcl


Neutropenia, Thrombocytopenia (7875817-1)
Patient was taking Diamicron. After Diamicron was administered, patient encountered several Diamicron side effects: neutropenia, thrombocytopenia on Oct 17, 2011 from FRANCE Additional patient health information: Male , 72 years of age, . Diamicron dosage: Unk Ukn, Unk.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Tasigna (200 Mg, Daily)
  • Diltiazem Hcl (Unk Ukn, Unk)
  • Tasigna (400 Mg, Bid)


Cytolytic Hepatitis, Prothrombin Time Ratio Decreased, Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased (7874579-1)
Adverse event was reported on Oct 26, 2011 by a Female taking Diamicron (Dosage: 30 Mg, 2x/day) was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
  • hypertension
  • chronic lymphocytic leukaemia
and. Location: FRANCE , 74 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Diamicron side effects: cytolytic hepatitis, prothrombin time ratio decreased, aspartate aminotransferase increased, alanine aminotransferase increased.
Associated medications used:
  • Atorvastatin Calcium (20 Mg, 1x/day)
  • Gleevec (400 Mg, 1x/day)
  • Lorazepam (1 Mg, 1x/day)
  • Irbesartan (300 Mg, 1x/day)
Patient was hospitalized.

Nephrolithiasis, Haematuria (7833661-5)
on Oct 07, 2011 Male from AUSTRALIA , weighting 198.4 lb, was treated with Diamicron. Patient felt the following Diamicron side effects: nephrolithiasis, haematuria. Diamicron dosage: 60 Mg.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Prinivil (5 Mg)
  • Pradaxa (300 Mg)
  • Crestor (5 Mg)
  • Nexium (40 Mg)
  • Metformin Hcl (2000 Mg)
  • Sotalol Hydrochloride (160 Mg)


Quadriplegia, Cough, Guillain-barre Syndrome, Sinusitis, Influenza, Bedridden, Conjunctivitis, Pyrexia (7799427-X)
on Oct 04, 2011 Male from BRAZIL , weighting 180.8 lb, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
  • blood pressure
  • psoriatic arthropathy
and was treated with Diamicron. After Diamicron was administered, patient encountered several Diamicron side effects: quadriplegia, cough, guillain-barre syndrome, sinusitis, influenza, bedridden, conjunctivitis, pyrexia. Diamicron dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Losartan 100mg/ Amlodipine 5mg/ Indapamide 1.5mg (100mg/5mg/1.5mg Once Every 24 Hours)
  • Humira
  • Glucoformin
  • Methotrexate
  • Mucosolvan (15 Ml A Day)
Patient was hospitalized and became disabled.

Myositis, Low Density Lipoprotein Increased, Myalgia, Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased (7789626-5)
Patient was taking Diamicron. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Diamicron side effects: myositis, low density lipoprotein increased, myalgia, blood creatine phosphokinase increased on Sep 27, 2011 from AUSTRALIA Additional patient health information: Female , 75 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • hypertension
  • lipids abnormal
and. Diamicron dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Micardis
  • Vytorin
  • Simvastatin
  • Metformin Hcl
  • Clopidogrel
Patient was hospitalized.

Renal Failure Acute (7775209-X)
Adverse event was reported on Sep 07, 2011 by a Male taking Diamicron Mr (gliclazide) (Dosage: N/A) . Location: GREECE , 57 years of age, Patient felt the following Diamicron side effects: renal failure acute.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Glucophage (metformin Hydrohloride)
  • Competact (pioglitazone Hydrochloride, Metformin Hydrochloride) (Per Oral)
  • Accupron (quinapril Hydrochloride)
Patient was hospitalized.

Diabetic Hyperglycaemic Coma (7764484-3)
on Sep 14, 2011 Female from EGYPT , 59 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and was treated with Diamicron. After Diamicron was administered, patient encountered several Diamicron side effects: diabetic hyperglycaemic coma. Diamicron dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Lantus (Dose:30 Unit(s))
Patient was hospitalized.

Anaemia (7757924-7)
on Sep 09, 2011 Female from ARGENTINA , 72 years of age, was treated with Diamicron. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Diamicron side effects: anaemia. Diamicron dosage: Unk.
Associated medications used:
  • Enbrel (50 Mg, Weekly)
  • Methotrexate (Unk)
Patient was hospitalized.

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