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Metformin Intentional Overdose Side Effects

Metformin Intentional Overdose Side Effect Reports


The following Metformin Intentional Overdose side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

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

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



Suicide Attempt, Hypoglycaemia, Bradycardia, Lactic Acidosis, Renal Failure Acute, Shock, Intentional Overdose

This Intentional Overdose side effect was reported by a health professional from US. A 59-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Metformin (dosage: Approximately Ingested?60 Metformin 500-mg Tablets (30 G)), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Amlodipine (Approximately Ingested?30 Amlodipine 10-mg Tablets (300 Mg))
  • Lisinopril (Approximately Ingested?30 Lisinopril 10-mg Tablets (300 Mg))
  • Simvastatin
When starting to take Metformin the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Suicide Attempt
  • Hypoglycaemia
  • Bradycardia
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Shock
  • Intentional Overdose
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Metformin.
Metabolic Acidosis, Discomfort, Intentional Overdose

This Intentional Overdose Metformin side effect was reported by a health professional from US on Mar 06, 2014. A male , 60 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Metformin. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Metabolic Acidosis
  • Discomfort
  • Intentional Overdose
. Metformin dosage: 10 U, Unk. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Insulin
  • Protamine
The patient was hospitalized.
Suicide Attempt, Renal Failure Acute, Intentional Overdose, Lactic Acidosis

This is a Metformin side effect report of a 59-year-old patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Metformin (dosage:NA, start time: NS), combined with:
  • Amlodipine
  • Lisinopril
  • Simvastatin
, and developed a serious reaction and a Intentional Overdose side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Suicide Attempt
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Intentional Overdose
  • Lactic Acidosis
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Metformin treatment in patients suffering from NA, resulting in Intentional Overdose.

Lactic Acidosis, Cardiac Arrest, Renal Failure, Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Intentional Overdose, Transaminases Increased

A 39-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: intentional overdose started Metformin Hydrochloride Extended Release (watson Laboratories) treatment (dosage: 50000 Mg, Single( 50 Tablets Of 1000 Mg Each)) on NS. Soon after starting Metformin Hydrochloride Extended Release (watson Laboratories) treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Renal Failure
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Intentional Overdose
  • Transaminases Increased
. Concurrently used drugs: NA.The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Metformin Hydrochloride Extended Release (watson Laboratories) side effects, such as Intentional Overdose.
Toxicity To Various Agents, Cardio-respiratory Arrest, Intentional Overdose, Completed Suicide, Lactic Acidosis

A patient from US was prescribed and started Metformin on Jan 29, 2014. Patient felt the following Metformin side effects: toxicity to various agents, cardio-respiratory arrest, intentional overdose, completed suicide, lactic acidosis Additional patient health information: male , 38 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Metformin dosage: ; Po. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Lactic Acidosis, Hypoglycaemia, Hypotension, Somnolence, Vomiting, Nausea, Intentional Overdose

This report suggests a potential Metformin Hydrochloride (aellc) Intentional Overdose side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 15-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): intentional overdose,major depression and used Metformin Hydrochloride (aellc) (dosage: 75 G, Total) starting NS. Soon after starting Metformin Hydrochloride (aellc) the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Hypoglycaemia
  • Hypotension
  • Somnolence
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Intentional Overdose
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Quetiapine Fumarate (3 G, Total)
  • Quetiapine Fumarate
The patient was hospitalized. Although Metformin Hydrochloride (aellc) demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Intentional Overdose, may still occur.
Lactic Acidosis, Intentional Overdose, Exposure Via Ingestion, Alcohol Abuse, Metabolic Acidosis

An adverse event was reported by a physician on Jan 31, 2014 by a male taking Metformin (dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 60 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Metformin side effects: lactic acidosis, intentional overdose, exposure via ingestion, alcohol abuse, metabolic acidosis. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Neutral Protamine Hagedorn (isophane Insulin)
  • Insuline Regular ( Insulin Bovine)
The patient was hospitalized.
Intentional Overdose, Sopor, Psychomotor Hyperactivity, Bradycardia

This Intentional Overdose problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from DE. A 86-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): intentional overdose.On Apr 17, 2013 a consumer started treatment with Metformin Hcl (dosage: Normal Dose 500 X1). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Tavor
  • Cipralex (Tabs?normal Dose:10 Mg)
  • Diamicron (3df?tabs?normal Dose:30 X 3)
  • Tachipirina
  • Serenase (Normal Dose:0.5 X 2)
  • Bisoprolol Hemifumarate (Normal Dose: 2.5 X 2)
  • Macrogol (1df: 400 Units Nos?dosage:20 X 1)
  • Coumadin Tabs
When commencing Metformin Hcl, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Intentional Overdose
  • Sopor
  • Psychomotor Hyperactivity
  • Bradycardia
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 Intentional Overdose, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Bradycardia, Intentional Overdose, Psychomotor Hyperactivity, Sopor

This is a Metformin side effect report of a 86-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from IT. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Metformin (dosage: 1500 Mg Total) starting Apr 17, 2013. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Bisoprolol Hemifumarate (3 Df Total)
  • Tavor (6 Df Total)
  • Cipralex (3 Df Total)
  • Diamicron (3 Df Total)
  • Tachipirina (3 Df Total)
  • Serenase /00027401/ (2 Df Total)
  • Coumadin - 5 Mg Compresse
  • Dibase
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Bradycardia
  • Intentional Overdose
  • Psychomotor Hyperactivity
  • Sopor
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Metformin could cause Intentional Overdose and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Bradycardia, Psychomotor Hyperactivity, Sopor, Intentional Overdose

This Intentional Overdose side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from DE on Feb 21, 2014. A female patient from DE , 86 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Metformin Hcl. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Metformin side effects: bradycardia, psychomotor hyperactivity, sopor, intentional overdose. Metformin Hcl dosage: NA.
Associated medications used:
  • Bisoprolol
  • Tavor
  • Cipralex (Film Coated Tabs)
  • Diamicron (Modified Relase Tabs)
  • Serenase (Tabs)
  • Tachipirina
  • Coumadin Tabs 5 Mg
  • Colecalciferol (1df:100 Units Nos)
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Metformin Hcl.
Pancreatitis, Toxicity To Various Agents, Lactic Acidosis, Suicide Attempt, Intentional Overdose, Hyperglycaemia, Alcohol Interaction, Unresponsive To Stimuli, Aspiration

This Intentional Overdose side effect was reported by a health professional from US. A 29-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Metformin Hydrochloride (dosage: 64-85 G), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Ethanol (ethanol) (ethanol)
When starting to take Metformin Hydrochloride the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Pancreatitis
  • Toxicity To Various Agents
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Suicide Attempt
  • Intentional Overdose
  • Hyperglycaemia
  • Alcohol Interaction
  • Unresponsive To Stimuli
  • Aspiration
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Metformin Hydrochloride.
Pancreatitis, Lactic Acidosis, Toxicity To Various Agents, Renal Failure, Suicide Attempt, Intentional Overdose, Hyperglycaemia, Haematemesis, Haematochezia

This Intentional Overdose Metformin Hydrochloride side effect was reported by a health professional from US on Dec 03, 2013. A Female , 50 years of age, was treated with Metformin Hydrochloride. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Pancreatitis
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Toxicity To Various Agents
  • Renal Failure
  • Suicide Attempt
  • Intentional Overdose
  • Hyperglycaemia
  • Haematemesis
  • Haematochezia
. Metformin Hydrochloride dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (hydrochlorothiazide) (hydrochlorothiazide)
  • Celecoxib
  • Candesartan
  • L-thyroxine
  • Acetaminophen/codeine
  • Aspirin
  • Simvastatin (simvastatin) (simvastatin)
  • Omeprazole (omeprazole) (omeprazole)
The patient was hospitalized.
Suicide Attempt, Intentional Overdose, Hypoglycaemia, Lactic Acidosis

This is a Metformin Hcl 1000mg Tablets side effect report of a 31-year-old patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Metformin Hcl 1000mg Tablets (dosage:50 G, Unk, start time: NS), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Intentional Overdose side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Suicide Attempt
  • Intentional Overdose
  • Hypoglycaemia
  • Lactic Acidosis
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Metformin Hcl 1000mg Tablets treatment in patients suffering from NA, resulting in Intentional Overdose.
Hypoglycaemia, Lactic Acidosis, Renal Impairment, Suicide Attempt, Intentional Overdose, Somnolence, Respiratory Rate Increased, Blood Pressure Systolic Decreased, Blood Urea Increased

A 31-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: NA started Metformin treatment (dosage: NA) on NS. Soon after starting Metformin treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Hypoglycaemia
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Renal Impairment
  • Suicide Attempt
  • Intentional Overdose
  • Somnolence
  • Respiratory Rate Increased
  • Blood Pressure Systolic Decreased
  • Blood Urea Increased
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Atripla
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Metformin side effects, such as Intentional Overdose.
Hypoglycaemia, Lactic Acidosis, Renal Impairment, Intentional Overdose

A patient from US was prescribed and started Metformin on Nov 08, 2013. After Metformin was administered, patient encountered several Metformin side effects: hypoglycaemia, lactic acidosis, renal impairment, intentional overdose Additional patient health information: male , 31 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Metformin dosage: 50g. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Atripla
The patient was hospitalized.
Lactic Acidosis, Intentional Overdose, Suicide Attempt, Hypotension

This report suggests a potential Metformin Intentional Overdose side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 58-year-old female patient from TW (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Metformin (dosage: 55000 Mg (110 Tablets Of 500mg)) starting NS. Soon after starting Metformin the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Intentional Overdose
  • Suicide Attempt
  • Hypotension
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Glibenclamide (100 Mg (20 Tablets Of 5 Mg))
  • Acarbose (3100 Mg (62 Tablets Of 50mg))
The patient was hospitalized. Although Metformin demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Intentional Overdose, may still occur.
Hypoglycaemia, Lactic Acidosis, Renal Impairment, Intentional Overdose

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Nov 07, 2013 by a male taking Metformin (dosage: 50g) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 31 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Metformin side effects: hypoglycaemia, lactic acidosis, renal impairment, intentional overdose. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Atripla
The patient was hospitalized.
Suicide Attempt, Intentional Overdose, Lactic Acidosis, Hypoglycaemia

This Intentional Overdose problem was reported by a health professional from US. A 31-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS a consumer started treatment with Metformin (dosage: Unk). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Metformin, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Suicide Attempt
  • Intentional Overdose
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Hypoglycaemia
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 Intentional Overdose, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Suicide Attempt, Hypoglycaemia, Somnolence, Tachypnoea, Renal Impairment, Lactic Acidosis, Intentional Overdose

This is a Metformin Hcl side effect report of a 31-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Metformin Hcl (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Atripla
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Suicide Attempt
  • Hypoglycaemia
  • Somnolence
  • Tachypnoea
  • Renal Impairment
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Intentional Overdose
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Metformin Hcl could cause Intentional Overdose and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Intentional Overdose, Suicide Attempt, Hypoglycaemia, Lactic Acidosis, Tachypnoea, Somnolence

This Intentional Overdose side effect was reported by a health professional from US on Nov 05, 2013. A patient from US , 31 years of age, was treated with Metformin. Patient felt the following Metformin side effects: intentional overdose, suicide attempt, hypoglycaemia, lactic acidosis, tachypnoea, somnolence. Metformin dosage: 50 G, Unk.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Atripla (Unk)
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Metformin.
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Sat, 12 Oct 2013

I have the same suspicion, i took glucophage for few months and had gout. I stoped it for 3 years and never had any symptoms. Last year i started glucophage again and got gout again in couple of months?! I also think there is a connection, probably to certain body types?!

Sat, 21 Apr 2012

Your diet is also something that will help you process the uric acid
and eliminate it from your body. Low-purine food choices include: green
vegetables, tomatoes, sugar, low-fat milk products, eggs, cheese,
olives, rice, pasta, grains, breads, fruits, chocolate, cereals, and
coffee.

Tue, 14 Dec 2010

I'm on Metformin for PCOS and have severe chronic diarrhoea. Along with Stomach pain, Nausea and tiredness. I take it twice a day and have been on it for 2 months now. Doctor yesterday told me to have a trial period without it for 2 weeks and see if I still have any. Up to now nothing.

Thu, 05 Aug 2010

Feeling sleepy, fatigue, and tiredall the time. My vision is also gone seriously blurred.

Wed, 11 Jan 2012

lower left lip numbness
physical lazyness
changes in mood
Metformin 3x500 a day

Thu, 07 Jul 2011

Feeling nervous

Tue, 26 Jan 2010

at what age should stop taking this drug?

Mon, 12 Mar 2012

MY POP STARTED ME ON 5OOMG OF MEDFORMIN AND THE SHORT TIM EXPERINCED, NSEUA. HDACHE'
AND SWEATING, MINOR ACHES ALSO, MY POP CALLED THIS PM AND CUT MYMEDFORMIN BK TO 1X
THE 2 I FEEL WAS TOO STRONG FOR ME.
IF THIS WORKS SHE ALSO GOING TO WEAN ME OFF THE INSULIN, NOW 40 UNITS, WAS UP TO 65 DID NOT FEEL RIGHT. MY #S WERE 169 EMPTY AND 2 HRS AFTER # 161, MAYBE THJERE IS HOPE!!
SHE WANTS ME TEST 4X AND CALL HER WITH THE RESULTS,,,,,,,,,

Sat, 28 May 2011

I have been taking Metformin 500 mg tablets, I have been taking for over a week 4 tablets a day 2 at night 2 in morning but have not been able to urinate properly, so I have stopped as I have small amounts of clotted blood come out my penis, has anyone ever had this happen to them ?

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