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Metformin Multi-organ Failure Side Effects

Metformin Multi-organ Failure Side Effect Reports


The following Metformin Multi-organ Failure side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Multi-organ Failure, 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.



Fall, Multi-organ Failure, Subdural Haematoma, Upper Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage, Varices Oesophageal, Gastric Ulcer, Liver Injury, Portal Hypertension

This Multi-organ Failure side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from CL. A 72-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: diabetes mellitus. The patient was prescribed Metformin Hydrochloride (dosage: NA), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Metformin Hydrochloride the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Fall
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Subdural Haematoma
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage
  • Varices Oesophageal
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Liver Injury
  • Portal Hypertension
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Metformin Hydrochloride.
Varices Oesophageal, Gastric Ulcer, Liver Injury, Portal Hypertension, Multi-organ Failure, Lactic Acidosis

This Multi-organ Failure Metformin side effect was reported by a health professional from CL on Feb 24, 2014. A Female , 72 years of age, was treated with Metformin. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Varices Oesophageal
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Liver Injury
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Lactic Acidosis
. Metformin dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Lactic Acidosis, Multi-organ Failure

This is a Metformin side effect report of a 72-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from CL, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Metformin (dosage:NA, start time: NS), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Multi-organ Failure side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Multi-organ Failure
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 female patients suffering from NA, resulting in Multi-organ Failure.

Lactic Acidosis, Multi-organ Failure

A 72-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from CL with the following symptoms: NA started Metformin treatment (dosage: NA) on NS. Soon after starting Metformin treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Multi-organ Failure
. Concurrently used drugs: NA.The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Metformin side effects, such as Multi-organ Failure.
Lactic Acidosis, Multi-organ Failure, Gastric Ulcer, Upper Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage

A female patient from CL was prescribed and started Metformin on Feb 13, 2014. Patient felt the following Metformin side effects: lactic acidosis, multi-organ failure, gastric ulcer, upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage Additional patient health information: Female , 72 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Metformin dosage: Unk. Concurrently used drugs: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Multi-organ Failure, Loss Of Consciousness, Upper Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage, Varices Oesophageal, Gastric Ulcer, Liver Injury, Portal Hypertension, Lactic Acidosis

This report suggests a potential Metformin Hcl Multi-organ Failure side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 72-year-old female patient from DE (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Metformin Hcl (dosage: NA) starting NS. Soon after starting Metformin Hcl the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Loss Of Consciousness
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage
  • Varices Oesophageal
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Liver Injury
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Lactic Acidosis
Drugs used concurrently:NA. The patient was hospitalized. Although Metformin Hcl demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Multi-organ Failure, may still occur.
Sepsis, Multi-organ Failure, Renal Failure Acute, Lactic Acidosis, Atrioventricular Block Complete, Dizziness, Asthenia, Dry Gangrene

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Feb 02, 2014 by a male taking Metformin Hcl (dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: DE , 89 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Metformin side effects: sepsis, multi-organ failure, renal failure acute, lactic acidosis, atrioventricular block complete, dizziness, asthenia, dry gangrene. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Gliclazide
The patient was hospitalized.
Abdominal Rigidity, Lactic Acidosis, Multi-organ Failure

This Multi-organ Failure problem was reported by a physician from DE. A 64-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): diabetes mellitus.On NS a consumer started treatment with Metformin (metformin) (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Metformin (metformin), the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Abdominal Rigidity
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Multi-organ Failure
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 Multi-organ Failure, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Abdominal Rigidity, Lactic Acidosis, Multi-organ Failure

This is a Metformin side effect report of a 64-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from DE. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: diabetes mellitus and was treated with Metformin (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Abdominal Rigidity
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Multi-organ Failure
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Metformin could cause Multi-organ Failure and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Abdominal Rigidity, Lactic Acidosis, Multi-organ Failure

This Multi-organ Failure side effect was reported by a health professional from DE on Feb 03, 2014. A female patient from DE , 64 years of age, weighting 198.4 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Metformin. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Metformin side effects: abdominal rigidity, lactic acidosis, multi-organ failure. Metformin dosage: 1000 Mg. The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Metformin.
Multi-organ Failure, Abdominal Rigidity, Lactic Acidosis

This Multi-organ Failure side effect was reported by a health professional from DE. A 64-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: diabetes mellitus. The patient was prescribed Metformin (dosage: 1000mg/day), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Metformin the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Abdominal Rigidity
  • Lactic Acidosis
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Metformin.
Angina Pectoris, Diarrhoea, Bradycardia, Metabolic Acidosis, Respiratory Failure, Bundle Branch Block Right, Continuous Haemodiafiltration, Multi-organ Failure, Lactic Acidosis

This Multi-organ Failure Metformin side effect was reported by a health professional from ES on Dec 24, 2013. A Female , 78 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Metformin. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Angina Pectoris
  • Diarrhoea
  • Bradycardia
  • Metabolic Acidosis
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Bundle Branch Block Right
  • Continuous Haemodiafiltration
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Lactic Acidosis
. Metformin dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Lactic Acidosis, Multi-organ Failure, Abdominal Rigidity

This is a Metformin side effect report of a 64-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from DE, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: diabetes mellitus, who was treated with Metformin (dosage:NA, start time: NS), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Multi-organ Failure side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Abdominal Rigidity
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 female patients suffering from diabetes mellitus, resulting in Multi-organ Failure.
Multi-organ Failure, Abdominal Rigidity, Lactic Acidosis

A 64-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from DE with the following symptoms: diabetes mellitus started Metformin treatment (dosage: NA) on NS. Soon after starting Metformin treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Abdominal Rigidity
  • Lactic Acidosis
. Concurrently used drugs: NA.The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Metformin side effects, such as Multi-organ Failure.
Multi-organ Failure, Metabolic Acidosis

A female patient from DE was prescribed and started Metformin Hcl on Dec 13, 2013. After Metformin was administered, patient encountered several Metformin side effects: multi-organ failure, metabolic acidosis Additional patient health information: Female , 78 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Metformin Hcl dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Multi-organ Failure, Respiratory Failure, Blood Creatinine Increased, Blood Urea Increased, Bundle Branch Block Right, Haemodynamic Instability, Anuria, Lactic Acidosis, Metabolic Acidosis

This report suggests a potential Metformin Multi-organ Failure side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 78-year-old female patient from ES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): type 2 diabetes mellitus and used Metformin (dosage: 850 Mg, Qd) starting NS. Soon after starting Metformin the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Blood Creatinine Increased
  • Blood Urea Increased
  • Bundle Branch Block Right
  • Haemodynamic Instability
  • Anuria
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Metabolic Acidosis
Drugs used concurrently:NA. The patient was hospitalized. Although Metformin demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Multi-organ Failure, may still occur.
Respiratory Failure, Renal Failure Acute, Multi-organ Failure, Hypovolaemic Shock, Dehydration, Lactic Acidosis

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Nov 15, 2013 by a Female taking Metformin Hcl (dosage: NA) . Location: DE , 76 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Metformin side effects: respiratory failure, renal failure acute, multi-organ failure, hypovolaemic shock, dehydration, lactic acidosis. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Sitagliptin Phosphate
  • Simvastatin
  • Losartan Potassium
The patient was hospitalized.
Lactic Acidosis, Renal Failure Acute, Multi-organ Failure

This Multi-organ Failure 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): diabetes mellitus.On NS a consumer started treatment with Metformin (metformin) (dosage: 1000 Mg, 1 In 1 D). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Metformin (metformin), the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Multi-organ Failure
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Multi-organ Failure, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Lactic Acidosis, Renal Failure Acute, Multi-organ Failure

This is a Metformin side effect report of a 86-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from DE. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: diabetes mellitus,osteoporosis and was treated with Metformin (dosage: Daily Dose: 1000 Mg Millgram(s) Every Days) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Calcium Magnesium + Vitamin D3 (1x1)
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Multi-organ Failure
This opens a possibility that Metformin could cause Multi-organ Failure and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Lactic Acidosis, Multi-organ Failure, Coma

This Multi-organ Failure side effect was reported by a physician from DE on Oct 15, 2013. A patient from DE , 45 years of age, weighting 172.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Metformin. Patient felt the following Metformin side effects: lactic acidosis, multi-organ failure, coma. Metformin dosage: 2x1000mg/ D. 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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