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Would you have Weight gain (Weight increased) when you have Diverticulitis?

Summary: Weight gain is reported only by a few people with Diverticulitis.

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

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Diverticulitis

Diverticulitis (digestive disease which involves the formation of pouches (diverticula) within the bowel wall) can be treated by Cipro, Flagyl, Metronidazole, Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride, Ciprofloxacin. (latest reports from 10,150 Diverticulitis patients)

Weight gain

Weight gain has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 76,545 Weight gain patients)

On Jan, 13, 2015: 4 people who have diverticulitis and Weight Gain are studied.

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%20.00%80.00%

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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  • Rao on Dec, 26, 2014:

    Gender: Male, Age: 44, Indian American



    I started taking Humira 6 weeks ago my first dose was 160mg (4*40mg injections) and second dose was 80mg (2*40mg injections) and 3rd dose was 40 mg (1*40mg injection). I started noticing that my weight has increased by 10 lbs in 6 weeks. My belly is bulged and my buts are bulged and my chest is bulged and I see swelling in my jaws and also see that swelling in my knees is up and my cramps in hand fingers is up. I have rheumatoid arthritis and crone’s colitis. I take Folic Acid, Prednisone -15 mg, Supplements for Vitamin D and Calcium 100iu and 100 mg respectively. Also tale Lialda 281.2gm tablets once a day. I also experienced that my Diastolic blood pressure level has gone up rapidly it is now about 100.

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