Will you have Polio with Lantus - from FDA reports


Polio is reported only by a few people who take Lantus. We study 105,990 people who have side effects while taking Lantus from FDA. Among them, 3 have Polio. Find out below who they are, when they have Polio and more.

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How the study uses the data?

The study is based on insulin glargine recombinant (the active ingredients of Lantus) and Lantus (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Polio are also considered in the study.

What is Lantus?

Lantus has active ingredients of insulin glargine recombinant. It is often used in diabetes. Check the latest outcomes from 107,049 Lantus users, or browse all drugs.

What is Polio?

Polio has been reported by people with osteoporosis, indigestion, asthma, high blood pressure, gastroesophageal reflux disease. Check the latest reports from 102 Polio patients, or browse all conditions.

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On Feb, 10, 2019

105,990 people reported to have side effects when taking Lantus.
Among them, 3 people (0.0%) have Polio

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lantus cause Polio?

Gender of people who have Polio when taking Lantus *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Polio when taking Lantus *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Sciatica (a set of symptoms including pain caused by general compression or irritation of one of five spinal nerve roots of each sciatic nerve): 1 person, 33.33%
  2. Postmenopause: 1 person, 33.33%
  3. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 1 person, 33.33%
  4. Osteopenia (a condition where bone mineral density is lower than normal): 1 person, 33.33%
  5. Neuralgia (pain in one or more nerves): 1 person, 33.33%
  6. Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body): 1 person, 33.33%
  7. Diabetic Neuropathy (neuropathic disorders that are associated with diabetes mellitus): 1 person, 33.33%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Lyrica: 2 people, 66.67%
  2. Humalog: 2 people, 66.67%
  3. Zometa: 1 person, 33.33%
  4. Premphase: 1 person, 33.33%
  5. Metformin: 1 person, 33.33%
  6. Gabapentin: 1 person, 33.33%
  7. Fosamax Plus D: 1 person, 33.33%
  8. Fosamax: 1 person, 33.33%
  9. Felodipine: 1 person, 33.33%
  10. Crestor: 1 person, 33.33%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Pain: 2 people, 66.67%
  2. Vitamin D Decreased: 1 person, 33.33%
  3. Diabetic Ketoacidosis (diabetic ketoacidosis (dka) is high concentrations of ketone bodies): 1 person, 33.33%
  4. Disease Recurrence: 1 person, 33.33%
  5. Dry Skin: 1 person, 33.33%
  6. Fall: 1 person, 33.33%
  7. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 1 person, 33.33%
  8. Femur Fracture: 1 person, 33.33%
  9. Fracture Nonunion (permanent failure of healing following a broken bone): 1 person, 33.33%
  10. Fungal Infection: 1 person, 33.33%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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