Review: could Adipex-p cause Joint pain?
Summary: Joint pain is found among people who take Adipex-p, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, also take medication Pondimin, and have Pain.
We study 1,389 people who have side effects while taking Adipex-p from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Joint pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Joint pain and more.
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Adipex-p has active ingredients of phentermine hydrochloride. It is often used in weight abnormal. (latest outcomes from 1,880 Adipex-p users)
Joint pain has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 118,838 Joint pain patients)
On Feb, 2, 2015: 1,389 people reported to have side effects when taking Adipex-p. Among them, 40 people (2.88%) have Joint Pain.
Time on Adipex-p when people have Joint pain * :
Gender of people who have Joint pain when taking Adipex-p * :
|Joint pain||79.49%||20.51% |
Age of people who have Joint pain when taking Adipex-p * :
|Joint pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||37.04%||25.93%||22.22%||14.81% |
Severity of Joint pain when taking Adipex-p ** :
How people recovered from Joint pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (3 people, 7.50%)
- Change of bowel habit (1 people, 2.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Pondimin (26 people, 65.00%)
- Fastin (14 people, 35.00%)
- Redux (14 people, 35.00%)
- Phentermine (13 people, 32.50%)
- Xanax (11 people, 27.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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nancy on Jul, 7, 2011:
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