Weight gain is found among people who take Actonel, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Fosamax, and have Osteoporosis . We study 17,136 people who have side effects while taking Actonel from FDA and social media. Among them, 380 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.
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Actonel has active ingredients of risedronate. It is often used in osteoporosis. (latest outcomes from Actonel 17,325 users)
Weight gain has been reported by people with muscle aches, hair loss, itching, memory loss, fatigue (latest reports from 74,828 Weight gain patients).
On Jul, 20, 2016
17,136 people reported to have side effects when taking Actonel.
Among them, 380 people (2.22%) have Weight Gain
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I am considering taking Evista or Actonel and wonder if anyone has experienced weight gain while on these drugs. If so, approximately how much weight gain, and if increased exercise helped control it. How long have they been taking either drug.
I have osteoporosis due to a tumor condition of the parathyroid gland. I took Fosamax and then Actonel injection for over 2 years and have developed bone spurs in both shoulders and both Achilles heel tendon insetions.
Just read that actonel could cause weight loss. I have now lost 40lbs which is close to 1/3 of my body weight. Started to lose in 2012 have never been able to explain, I also have loss of muscle mass and difficulty walking. Looking forward to speaking with others who have experienced same.
Greetings! I am a 56 year old man with long term treatment resistant atypical depression. Tried virtually every A/D as well as ECT. MAOIs work best for me. I've been taking 60 mg Nardil for 6 months and have already gained 35 pounds (I am 6'4" and 270 lbs). The rate of weight gain ...
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