Medication-induced diabetes mellitus

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What is medication-induced diabetes mellitus?

In addition to steroid-induced diabetes other medications are associated with drug-induced diabetes mellitus. Some categories of drugs known to influence blood glucose and precipitate diabetes mellitus include antidepressants, second generation antipsychotics, and anti-rejection drugs.

Common symptoms reported by people with medication-induced diabetes mellitus

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with medication-induced diabetes mellitus

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Compare treatments taken by people with medication-induced diabetes mellitus

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Who has medication-induced diabetes mellitus on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 3
30s 4
40s 9
50s 11
60s 25
70+ 6
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 1
20-29 years 2
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 3
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 3
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 18
Female 41

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 25
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from medication-induced diabetes mellitus patients who have completed their condition history
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