Orabet (Metformin)

Side Effects

MediGuard regularly polls our more than 94,000 users taking Orabet (or similar drugs with the same active ingredient(s)) to monitor the development and frequency of side effects. This feedback is continuously updated in the tables and graphs below for the benefit of the MediGuard community.

  • 27%

    Side effects

  • 44%

    Extreme or bothersome side effects

Most Common Side Effects

Diarrhea
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13%
Abdo Pain/Cramps
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6%
Fatigue
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4%
Bloating/Gas
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4%
Weight Gain
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3%
Dry Mouth
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3%
Muscle Pain/Cramps
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3%
Nausea/Vomiting
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3%

Less than 1% effects:

Insomnia
Hair Loss
Heartburn/Reflux
Dizziness
Dryness
Grogginess/Confusion
Incontinence
Cough
Headache
Hypoglycemia
Itch/Rash
Drowsiness
Constipation
Increased Appetite
Weakness
Weight Loss
Palpitations
Light Sensitivity
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