Metformin and overdose Patient Reports



Metformin Side Effects Report #5581039-X
Metformin side effect was reported by a Physician from SPAIN on Dec 14, 2007. Female patient, 74 years of age, was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: anuria, confusional state, dehydration, disorientation, heart rate increased, kussmaul respiration, lactic acidosis, overdose, pancreatitis acute. Metformin dosage: 850 MG, TID. During the same period patient was treated with GLYBURIDE. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5533098-8
Metformin side effect was reported by a Health Professional from GERMANY on Nov 26, 2007. Male patient, 69 years of age, was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: cardio-respiratory arrest, ketoacidosis, lactic acidosis, overdose, shock. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with ISOSORBIDE DINITRATE, GLICLAZIDE, ASPIRIN. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5926832-6
Metformin side effect was reported by a Health Professional from GERMANY on Oct 20, 2008. Male patient, 69 years of age, was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: atrioventricular block complete, cardio-respiratory arrest, ketoacidosis, lactic acidosis, overdose, renal failure acute, shock. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with ISOSORBIDE DINITRATE, GLICLAZIDE, ASPIRIN. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5581038-8
Metformin side effect was reported by a Physician from SPAIN on Dec 14, 2007. Female patient, 61 years of age, was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: blood pressure decreased, bradyphrenia, dehydration, diarrhoea, lactic acidosis, mental disorder, overdose, pancreatitis acute, tachypnoea. Metformin dosage: 850 MG, BID. During the same period patient was treated with IRBESARTAN, AMLODIPINE. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.


Metformin Side Effects Report #5503539-0
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from NORWAY on Oct 18, 2007. Male patient, 60 years of age, was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: acute abdomen, cardiac arrest What is  cardiac arrest, lactic acidosis, overdose. Metformin dosage: 850 MG; QID. During the same period patient was treated with ACETYLSALICYLIC ACID SRT, ALCOHOL. Patient was hospitalized. Patient died.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5520377-3
Metformin side effect was reported by a Health Professional from UNITED KINGDOM on Nov 02, 2007. Male patient, 46 years of age, was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus, hypertension and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: compartment syndrome, lactic acidosis, overdose, renal failure, rhabdomyolysis. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with RAMIPRIL, ETHANOL. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5989756-4
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from on Nov 28, 2008. Female patient, 46 years of age, was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: dehydration, haemodialysis, lactic acidosis, overdose, renal failure acute. Metformin dosage: 850 MG - TID - ORAL. During the same period patient was treated with CITALOPRAM, NOVOLOG, PROCYCLIDINE HYDROCHLORIDE, QUETIAPINE FUMARATE, RAMIPRIL. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5683591-2
Metformin side effect was reported by a Physician from PHILIPPINES on Sept 06, 2007. Female patient, 68 years of age, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes mellitus and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: asthenia, hypoglycaemia, oral intake reduced, overdose. Metformin dosage: 2550 MG ORAL. During the same period patient was treated with AMARYL, SIMVASTATIN, LOSARTAN POTASSIUM. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5190337-3
Metformin side effect was reported by a Health Professional from FRANCE on Dec 12, 2006. Female patient, 77 years of age, was diagnosed with diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent, hypertension and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: lactic acidosis, overdose, renal failure acute, shock. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with LINATIL. Patient was hospitalized. Patient died.


Metformin Side Effects Report #4834011-9
Metformin side effect was reported by a Physician from FRANCE on Nov 10, 2005. Female patient, 70 years of age, was diagnosed with diabetes mellitus and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: hypoglycaemia, lactic acidosis, overdose, renal failure acute. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5888873-7
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from GERMANY on Sept 02, 2008. Female patient, 68 years of age, was diagnosed with diabetes mellitus and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: lactic acidosis, overdose, renal failure, shock. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5304658-4
Metformin side effect was reported by a Physician from ITALY on Apr 03, 2007. Female patient, 61 years of age, was diagnosed with diabetes mellitus, hypercholesterolaemia and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: metabolic acidosis, overdose, pancreatitis, renal failure acute. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with FLUVASTATIN. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5092042-0
Metformin side effect was reported by a Physician from ITALY on Aug 11, 2006. Female patient, 61 years of age, was diagnosed with diabetes mellitus and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: abdominal pain upper, blood creatinine increased, metabolic acidosis, oliguria, overdose, pancreatitis acute, renal failure acute, vomiting. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with FLUVASTATIN. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5036542-8
Metformin side effect was reported by a Physician from ITALY on June 09, 2006. Female patient, 61 years of age, was diagnosed with diabetes mellitus and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: metabolic acidosis, overdose, pancreatitis acute, renal failure acute. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with FLUVASTATIN. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.


Metformin Side Effects Report #5042489-3
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from ITALY on June 09, 2006. Female patient, 61 years of age, was diagnosed with diabetes mellitus and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: metabolic acidosis, oliguria, overdose, pancreatitis acute. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with FLUVASTATIN. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5985286-4
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from KOREA, REPUBLIC OF on Nov 21, 2008. Female patient, 56 years of age, was diagnosed with diabetes mellitus and was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: blood glucose increased, haemodialysis, irritability, lactic acidosis, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with DIATREND. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #4792102-5
Metformin side effect was reported by a Pharmacist from UNITED STATES on Sept 19, 2005. Female patient, 82 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient died.

Metformin Side Effects Report #4833620-0
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Sept 30, 2005. Female patient, 82 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient died on 01/01/2004.

Metformin Side Effects Report #4579841-6
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from on Jan 26, 2005. Male patient, 70 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: acidosis, feeling abnormal, overdose, pneumonia What is  pneumonia, renal failure, sepsis What is  sepsis. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with VENLAFAXINE. Patient was hospitalized. Patient died on 01/01/2003.


Metformin Side Effects Report #4792103-7
Metformin side effect was reported by a Pharmacist from UNITED STATES on Sept 19, 2005. Female patient, 57 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient died.

Metformin Side Effects Report #4833622-4
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Sept 30, 2005. Female patient, 57 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: nonspecific reaction, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient died on 01/01/2004.

Metformin Side Effects Report #6045471-2
Metformin side effect was reported by a Health Professional from UNITED STATES on Jan 15, 2009. Male patient, 53 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: completed suicide, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient died.

Metformin Side Effects Report #4792040-8
Metformin side effect was reported by a Pharmacist from UNITED STATES on Sept 26, 2005. Female patient, 47 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: completed suicide, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient died.

Metformin Side Effects Report #4794506-3
Metformin side effect was reported by a Pharmacist from UNITED STATES on Oct 04, 2005. Female patient, 47 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: completed suicide, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient died.


Metformin Side Effects Report #4833623-6
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Sept 30, 2005. Female patient, 47 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: completed suicide, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient died on 01/01/2004.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5237919-8
Metformin side effect was reported by a Health Professional from UNITED STATES on Feb 05, 2007. Male patient, 46 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: compartment syndrome, lactic acidosis, overdose, renal failure, rhabdomyolysis. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with RAMIPRIL, ALCOHOL. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5241213-9
Metformin side effect was reported by a Health Professional from GERMANY on Feb 12, 2007. Male patient, 46 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: compartment syndrome, lactic acidosis, overdose, renal failure, rhabdomyolysis. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with RAMIPRIL, ETHANOL. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5571432-3
Metformin side effect was reported by a Health Professional from UNITED KINGDOM on Dec 17, 2007. Male patient, 39 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: hypoglycaemia, hypotension, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with ANGETTES, AMLODIPINE, DOXAZOSIN, CALCIUM, ADRENALINE, NORADRENALINE, POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, DEXTROSE. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5585049-8
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from UNITED KINGDOM on Jan 08, 2008. Male patient, 39 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: cardiotoxicity, hypoglycaemia, hypotension, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with ANGETTES, AMLODIPINE, DOXAZOSIN MESYLATE, CALCIUM, ADRENALINE, NORADRENALINE, POTASSIUM, DEXTROSE. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.


Metformin Side Effects Report #5594245-5
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from UNITED KINGDOM on Jan 14, 2008. Male patient, 39 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: cardiotoxicity, hypoglycaemia, hypotension, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with ANGETTES, AMLODIPINE, DOXAZOSIN, CALCIUM GLUCONATE, ADRENALINE, NORADRENALINE, POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, DEXTROSE. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5609290-0
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from UNITED KINGDOM on Jan 30, 2008. Male patient, 39 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: cardiotoxicity, hypoglycaemia, hypotension, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with ANGETTES, AMLODIPINE, DOXAZOSIN, CALCIUM GLUCONATE, ADRENALINE, NORADRENALINE, POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, DEXTROSE. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5621551-8
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from UNITED KINGDOM on Feb 08, 2008. Male patient, 39 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: cardiotoxicity, hypoglycaemia, hypotension, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with ANGETTES, AMLODIPINE, DOXAZOSIN MESYLATE, CALCIUM GLUCONATE, ADRENALINE, NORADRENALINE, POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, DEXTROSE. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5923350-6
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from GERMANY on Oct 16, 2008. Male patient, 39 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: cardiotoxicity, hypoglycaemia, hypotension, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with ANGETTES, AMLODIPINE, DOXAZOSIN MESYLATE, CALCIUM, ADRENALINE, NORADRENALINE, POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, DEXTROSE. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #6125737-8
Metformin side effect was reported by a Pharmacist from UNITED KINGDOM on Mar 06, 2009. Male patient, 39 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: agitation, glasgow coma scale abnormal, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with SIMVASTATIN, CLOZARIL, HYOSCINE, CLOMIPRAMINE, LISINOPRIL, OMEPRAZOLE. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.


Metformin Side Effects Report #4792047-0
Metformin side effect was reported by a Pharmacist from UNITED STATES on Sept 19, 2005. Female patient, 37 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: completed suicide, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient died.

Metformin Side Effects Report #4833624-8
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Sept 30, 2005. Female patient, 37 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: completed suicide, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient died on 01/01/2004.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5724670-0
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from AUSTRIA on Apr 16, 2008. Female patient, 19 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: nausea What is  nausea, overdose, vertigo. Metformin dosage: 500 MG; ORAL. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #5739679-0
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from AUSTRIA on Apr 16, 2008. Female patient, 19 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: nausea What is  nausea, overdose, vertigo. Metformin dosage: 500 MG; TABLET; ORAL. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #4657021-3
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from on May 02, 2005. Female patient, 15 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: blood glucose decreased, glasgow coma scale abnormal, haemodialysis, intentional misuse, lactic acidosis, overdose, renal failure acute, somnolence, vomiting. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.


Metformin Side Effects Report #4666352-2
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from on May 09, 2005. Female patient, 15 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: lactic acidosis, overdose, suicide attempt. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #4778726-X
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from GERMANY on May 09, 2005. Female patient, 15 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: lactic acidosis, metabolic acidosis, overdose, renal failure acute, suicide attempt. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #4790388-4
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Sept 29, 2005. Female patient, 15 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: haemodialysis, lactic acidosis, metabolic acidosis, overdose, renal failure acute, renal impairment, somnolence, suicide attempt. Metformin dosage: unknown. Patient was hospitalized. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #4798286-7
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from UNITED KINGDOM on Oct 06, 2005. Female patient, 14 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: blood albumin increased, bradycardia, convulsion, hypoglycaemia, hypotension, lactic acidosis, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with ATENOLOL, DICLOFENAC. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #4800408-6
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from UNITED KINGDOM on Oct 06, 2005. Female patient, 14 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: blood albumin increased, bradycardia, convulsion, hypoglycaemia, hypotension, lactic acidosis, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with ATENOLOL, DICLOFENAC. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #4847049-2
Metformin side effect was reported by a Consumer or non-health professional from UNITED KINGDOM on Nov 23, 2005. Female patient, 14 years of age, was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: bradycardia, convulsion, hypoglycaemia, hypotension, lactic acidosis, overdose. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with ATENOLOL, DICLOFENAC. Patient recovered.

Metformin Side Effects Report #6139958-1
Metformin side effect was reported by a Health Professional from UNITED KINGDOM on Mar 16, 2009. Female patient was treated with Metformin. After drug was administered, patient experienced the following side effects: overdose, renal impairment. Metformin dosage: unknown. During the same period patient was treated with SOLIAN. Patient died on 08/27/2008.
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