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Dehydration, Dyspepsia, Heart Rate Decreased (6540847-9)
on Jan 10, 2010 Female from MEXICO , 76 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and was treated with Galvus Met. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Galvus side effects: dehydration, dyspepsia, heart rate decreased. Galvus Met dosage: 1 Tablet (500/50 Mg) Per Day.
Associated medications used:
  • Insulin
Patient was hospitalized.

Blood Pressure Fluctuation, Brain Neoplasm Malignant, Brain Tumour Operation, Cerebrovascular Accident, Coma, Convulsion, Dysuria, Feeling Abnormal, Hemiplegia (6535654-7)
Patient was taking Galvus. Patient felt the following Galvus side effects: blood pressure fluctuation, brain neoplasm malignant, brain tumour operation, cerebrovascular accident, coma, convulsion, dysuria, feeling abnormal, hemiplegia on Jan 08, 2010 from BRAZIL Additional patient health information: Male , weighting 253.5 lb, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
  • hypertension
  • cardiac disorder
and. Galvus dosage: 1 Tablet (100 Mg) In The Morning.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Diovan (1 Df, Bid (in The Morning And Evening))
  • Ancoron (100 Mg, Unk)
  • Ancoron (50 Mg, Unk)
  • Natrilix
  • Aas (100 Mg, Unk)
  • Glimepiride
  • Aradois (25 Mg, Unk)
  • Decadron
Patient was hospitalized.

Chest Discomfort, Depressed Mood, Depression, Dyspnoea, Fatigue, Heart Rate Decreased, Heart Rate Increased, Hypoaesthesia (6532769-4)
Adverse event was reported on Jan 04, 2010 by a Female taking Galvus Met (Dosage: 2 Tablets (500/50 Mg) Per Day) was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and. Location: MEXICO , 47 years of age, After Galvus was administered, patient encountered several Galvus side effects: chest discomfort, depressed mood, depression, dyspnoea, fatigue, heart rate decreased, heart rate increased, hypoaesthesia.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Captopril
  • Micardis
  • Dolo-neurobion (diclofenac Sodium/vit B1 Hcl/vit B6 Hcl/vit B12)
  • Bedoyecta


Catheterisation Cardiac, Myocardial Infarction (6523527-5)
on Dec 21, 2009 Male from MEXICO , 53 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
  • hypertension
  • prophylaxis
and was treated with Galvus Met. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Galvus side effects: catheterisation cardiac, myocardial infarction. Galvus Met dosage: 2 Tablets (50/500 Mg) Per Day.
Associated medications used:
  • Diovan (2 Tablets Per Day)
  • Plavix
  • Insulin
Patient was hospitalized.


Hypoglycaemia, Influenza, Oedema Peripheral, Viral Infection (6509905-9)
on Dec 11, 2009 Male from MEXICO , 52 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and was treated with Galvus Met. Patient felt the following Galvus side effects: hypoglycaemia, influenza, oedema peripheral, viral infection. Galvus Met dosage: 2 Tablets/day. Patient was hospitalized.

Carotid Arteriosclerosis, Dyskinesia, Hypoaesthesia, Transient Ischaemic Attack, Weight Increased (6502941-8)
Patient was taking Galvus. After Galvus was administered, patient encountered several Galvus side effects: carotid arteriosclerosis, dyskinesia, hypoaesthesia, transient ischaemic attack, weight increased on Dec 04, 2009 from BRAZIL Additional patient health information: Female , 62 years of age, weighting 154.3 lb, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
  • hypertension
and. Galvus dosage: 50 Mg, 1 Tablet Daily.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Diovan Hct (80/12.5 Mg, 1 Tablet Daily)
  • Diovan Hct (160/25 Mg, 1 Tablet In The Morning)
  • Gliclazide (40 Mg, 2 Tablets At Once In Fasting)
  • Bufferin (1 Tablet Daily)
  • Paba Tab (100 Mg, 1 Tablet After Breakfast)
  • Thiomucase (100 Mg, 1 Capsule In The Morning And Night)
  • Green Tea (200 Mg,)
  • Kawa Kawa (150 Mg, 1 Capsule Daily)


Depression, Suicidal Ideation (6461761-3)
Adverse event was reported on Nov 17, 2009 by a Male taking Galvus (Dosage: 50 Mg, Bid) was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and. Location: AUSTRIA , weighting 227.1 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Galvus side effects: depression, suicidal ideation.
Associated medications used:
  • Diovan (2 X 80 Mg)
  • Seloken (2 X 49.5 Mg)
  • Cipralex /den/ (10 Mg, Unk)


Brain Neoplasm Malignant (6454651-3)
on Nov 20, 2009 Female from MEXICO , 78 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and was treated with Galvus Met. Patient felt the following Galvus side effects: brain neoplasm malignant. Galvus Met dosage: N/A.

Dizziness, Dysgeusia, Feeling Abnormal, Labyrinthitis, Nail Disorder, Nausea (6409708-X)
on Oct 08, 2009 Female from BRAZIL , 72 years of age, weighting 165.3 lb, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
  • neuropathy peripheral
and was treated with Galvus Met. After Galvus was administered, patient encountered several Galvus side effects: dizziness, dysgeusia, feeling abnormal, labyrinthitis, nail disorder, nausea. Galvus Met dosage: 1 Df (850/50 Mg) In The Morning.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Paracetamol (1 Df, Bid)
  • Glucoformin (1 Df (850 Mg) Daily)
  • Vasopril (1 Df, Q12h)
  • Amlodipine (1 Df, Q12h)
  • Glimepiride (1 Df, Q12h)
  • Aas (1 Df, Bid)
  • Ferrous Glycine Sulfate (1 Tablet Daily)
  • Caltrate + D /00944201/ (1 Tablet Daily (400 Or 600 Mg))


Catheterisation Cardiac, Myocardial Infarction (6395672-9)
Patient was taking Galvus. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Galvus side effects: catheterisation cardiac, myocardial infarction on Oct 01, 2009 from BRAZIL Additional patient health information: Male , 70 years of age, weighting 120.2 lb, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
  • hypertension
and. Galvus dosage: 2 Tablets (50 Mg) Daily.
Associated medications used:
  • Diovan (1/2 Tablet (80 Mg) Daily)
  • Sustrate
  • Aldactone
  • Ictus
  • Poslip
  • Lantus
Patient was hospitalized.

Blood Pressure Fluctuation, Brain Neoplasm Malignant, Brain Tumour Operation, Cerebrovascular Accident, Coma, Convulsion, Dysuria, Feeling Abnormal, Hemiplegia (6392357-X)
Adverse event was reported on Oct 02, 2009 by a Male taking Galvus (Dosage: 1 Tablet (100 Mg) In The Morning) was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
  • hypertension
  • cardiac disorder
and. Location: BRAZIL , weighting 253.5 lb, Patient felt the following Galvus side effects: blood pressure fluctuation, brain neoplasm malignant, brain tumour operation, cerebrovascular accident, coma, convulsion, dysuria, feeling abnormal, hemiplegia.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Diovan (1 Df, Bid (in The Morning And Evening))
  • Ancoron (100 Mg, Unk)
  • Ancoron (50 Mg, Unk)
  • Natrilix
  • Aas (100 Mg, Unk)
  • Glimepiride
  • Aradois (25 Mg, Unk)
  • Decadron
Patient was hospitalized.

Catheterisation Cardiac, Myocardial Infarction (6384580-5)
on Sep 18, 2009 Male from BRAZIL , 70 years of age, weighting 120.2 lb, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
  • hypertension
and was treated with Galvus. After Galvus was administered, patient encountered several Galvus side effects: catheterisation cardiac, myocardial infarction. Galvus dosage: 2 Tablets (50 Mg) Daily.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Diovan (1/2 Tablet (80 Mg) Daily)


Renal Failure (6382129-4)
on Sep 22, 2009 Female from BRAZIL , 56 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and was treated with Galvus Met. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Galvus side effects: renal failure. Galvus Met dosage: 850/50 Mg.

Cerebrovascular Accident, Chest Pain, Infarction, Nausea, Stent Placement (6377971-X)
Patient was taking Galvus Met. Patient felt the following Galvus side effects: cerebrovascular accident, chest pain, infarction, nausea, stent placement on Sep 17, 2009 from BRAZIL Additional patient health information: Female , 76 years of age, weighting 114.6 lb, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
  • cardiomyopathy
and. Galvus Met dosage: 1 Tablet In The Morning.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Diovan Hct (1 Df, Bid (morning And Night))
  • Galvus Met Combipack (1 Tablet Of Each Active Compound In The Morning)
  • Somalgin (Unk)
  • Somalgin (1 Tablet (320 Mg) In The Lunch)
Patient was hospitalized.

Cataract Operation (6288984-0)
Adverse event was reported on Jul 21, 2009 by a Female taking Galvus Met (Dosage: 2 Tablets (500/50 Mg) Per Day) was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and. Location: MEXICO , 52 years of age, After Galvus was administered, patient encountered several Galvus side effects: cataract operation.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Exforge (2 Df (160/5 Mg) Per Day)
  • Amaryl (2 Tablets Per Day)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (2 Tablets Per Day)
  • Metoprolol Tartrate (2 Tablets Per Day)
  • Aspirin (1 Tablet Per Day)
Patient was hospitalized.

Thyroid Cancer (6275741-4)
on Jul 14, 2009 Male from BRAZIL , 36 years of age, weighting 242.5 lb, was treated with Galvus Met Combipack. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Galvus side effects: thyroid cancer. Galvus Met Combipack dosage: 850/50 Mg.

Cataract Operation (6275737-2)
on Jul 15, 2009 Female from MEXICO , 52 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and was treated with Galvus Met. Patient felt the following Galvus side effects: cataract operation. Galvus Met dosage: 2 Tablets (50/500 Mg) Per Day.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Exforge
  • Amaryl (Unk)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (Unk)
  • Metoprolol Succinate (Unk)
  • Aspirin (Unk)


Malignant Neoplasm Progression, Pancreatic Carcinoma (6274143-4)
Patient was taking Galvus Met. After Galvus was administered, patient encountered several Galvus side effects: malignant neoplasm progression, pancreatic carcinoma on Jul 15, 2009 from MEXICO Additional patient health information: Female , 59 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and. Galvus Met dosage: 2 Tablets (500/50 Mg) Per Day.

Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased, Asthenia, Blood Alkaline Phosphatase Increased, Blood Bilirubin Increased, Blood Immunoglobulin G Increased, Choluria, Discomfort, Gamma-glutamyltransferase Increased (6274107-0)
Adverse event was reported on Jul 14, 2009 by a Male taking Galvus Met (Dosage: 2 Df, Bid) was diagnosed with
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
and. Location: ARGENTINA , 80 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Galvus side effects: alanine aminotransferase increased, aspartate aminotransferase increased, asthenia, blood alkaline phosphatase increased, blood bilirubin increased, blood immunoglobulin g increased, choluria, discomfort, gamma-glutamyltransferase increased.
Associated medications used:
  • Nimodipine (30 Mg Daily)
  • Omeprazole (20 Mg Daily)


Blister, Blood Glucose Increased, Glycosylated Haemoglobin Increased, Treatment Noncompliance, Weight Increased (6215308-7)
on May 27, 2009 Female from BRAZIL , 70 years of age, weighting 158.7 lb, was diagnosed with
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • blood glucose increased
and was treated with Galvus Met Combipack. Patient felt the following Galvus side effects: blister, blood glucose increased, glycosylated haemoglobin increased, treatment noncompliance, weight increased. Galvus Met Combipack dosage: One Tablet Of Each Active Compound In The Morning And Night.

Hypoglycaemia (6203321-5)
on May 18, 2009 Male from MEXICO , 70 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
  • hypertension
and was treated with Galvus. After Galvus was administered, patient encountered several Galvus side effects: hypoglycaemia. Galvus dosage: 2 Tablets (50 Mg) Per Day.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Diovan Hct (80/12.5 Mg)
  • Nexium
  • Vytorin
  • Controlip (fenofibrate)
  • Caress
  • Lika
  • Metformin Hcl (Unk)
Patient was hospitalized.

Abdominal Pain Lower, Bone Pain, Disease Progression, Haemorrhage, Hypoglycaemia, Hypothyroidism, Multi-organ Failure, Nosocomial Infection, Thrombosis (6185496-X)
Patient was taking Galvus Met Combipack. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Galvus side effects: abdominal pain lower, bone pain, disease progression, haemorrhage, hypoglycaemia, hypothyroidism, multi-organ failure, nosocomial infection, thrombosis on May 05, 2009 from BRAZIL Additional patient health information: Female , 87 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and. Galvus Met Combipack dosage: 850/100 Mg. Patient was hospitalized.

Gastric Operation, Hypoglycaemic Coma, Hypothermia, Inadequate Diet, Weight Decreased (6176833-0)
Adverse event was reported on Apr 22, 2009 by a Female taking Galvus (Dosage: 100 Mg In The Morning) was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and. Location: BRAZIL , weighting 187.4 lb, Patient felt the following Galvus side effects: gastric operation, hypoglycaemic coma, hypothermia, inadequate diet, weight decreased.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Metformin Hcl (850 Mg, Bid)
  • Buferin (81 Mg, Qd)
  • Euthyrox (125 Mg, Qd)
  • Lantus (22 Iu, Qd)
  • Novorapid (4ui In The Morning And 6ui In The Lunch)
  • Cozaar (50 Mg, Qd)
  • Finasteride (1 Mg, Qd)
  • Dytorin (0.5 Df, Qd)
Patient was hospitalized.

Abdominal Pain Lower, Bone Pain, Disease Progression, Haemorrhage, Hypoglycaemia, Multi-organ Failure, Nosocomial Infection, Thrombosis, Thyroid Disorder (6162484-0)
on Apr 16, 2009 Female from BRAZIL , 87 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • diabetes mellitus
and was treated with Galvus Met Combipack. After Galvus was administered, patient encountered several Galvus side effects: abdominal pain lower, bone pain, disease progression, haemorrhage, hypoglycaemia, multi-organ failure, nosocomial infection, thrombosis, thyroid disorder. Galvus Met Combipack dosage: 850/100 Mg. Patient was hospitalized.

Infarction (6152476-X)
on Apr 08, 2009 Male from BRAZIL , 65 years of age, was treated with Galvus. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Galvus side effects: infarction. Galvus dosage: 100mg.
Associated medications used:
  • Metformin Hcl (850 Mg)
  • Sustrate
  • Simvastatin


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