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Review: could Diverticulitis cause Weight gain?

Summary: Weight gain could be caused by Diverticulitis, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Anxiety, and take Metronidazole.

We study 1,128 people who have Diverticulitis from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Weight gain (Weight increased). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 1,126 people who have diverticulitis are studied. Among them, 4 (0.36%) have Weight Gain. They amount to 0.00% of all the 520,673 people who have Weight Gain on eHealthMe.

Trend of Weight gain in diverticulitis reports

Gender of people who have diverticulitis and experienced Weight gain * :

FemaleMale
Weight gain100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have diverticulitis and experienced Weight gain * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight gain0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%25.00%100.00%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Weight gain0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Anxiety (1 people, 25.00%)
  2. Sleep disorder (1 people, 25.00%)
  3. Stress (1 people, 25.00%)
  4. Cholesterol (1 people, 25.00%)
  5. Hypertension (1 people, 25.00%)
  6. Nasal allergies (1 people, 25.00%)
  7. Hypothyroidism (1 people, 25.00%)
  8. Weight loss diet (1 people, 25.00%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Metronidazole (2 people, 50.00%)
  2. Zoloft (1 people, 25.00%)
  3. Xanax (1 people, 25.00%)
  4. Omeprazole (1 people, 25.00%)
  5. Toprol-xl (1 people, 25.00%)
  6. Lisinopril (1 people, 25.00%)
  7. Miralax (1 people, 25.00%)
  8. Zyrtec allergy (1 people, 25.00%)
  9. Pravastatin sodium (1 people, 25.00%)
  10. Cipro (1 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • I am an obese male who lost 70 pounds over the last three years. My weight remained stable for nearly one year. My doctor prescribed and I have been compliant with taking the above mentioned medications for the last nine months and they were keeping my blood glucose in check and lowered my A1C by 60% over that time. Over the last three months, I have gained 8 lbs. without any change to my caloric intake or exercise regimen (I walk two miles a day.). Has my body adapted to taking these medications and now be causing weight gain?

    Reply

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Encopresis stopped for a long period of time, but then started back up

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