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Review: could Albuterol sulfate cause Weight gain (Weight increased)?





Summary: Weight gain is found among people who take Albuterol sulfate, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also take medication Albuterol sulfate autohaler, and have Asthma.

We study 8,699 people who have side effects while taking Albuterol sulfate from FDA and social media. Among them, 129 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.

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Albuterol sulfate

Albuterol sulfate has active ingredients of albuterol sulfate. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from Albuterol sulfate 9,156 users)

Weight gain

Weight gain has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Weight gain 75,856 patients)

On Dec, 14, 2014: 8,699 people reported to have side effects when taking Albuterol sulfate. Among them, 129 people (1.48%) have Weight Gain.

Trend of Weight gain in Albuterol sulfate reports

Time on Albuterol sulfate when people have Weight gain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight gain0.00%0.00%0.00%25.00%25.00%0.00%50.00%

Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Albuterol sulfate * :

FemaleMale
Weight gain58.91%41.09%

Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Albuterol sulfate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight gain0.00%1.69%4.24%4.24%20.34%9.32%32.20%27.97%

Severity of Weight gain when taking Albuterol sulfate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Weight gain0.00%25.00%50.00%25.00%

How people recovered from Weight gain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Weight gain0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Asthma (55 people, 42.64%)
  2. Pain (19 people, 14.73%)
  3. Hypertension (15 people, 11.63%)
  4. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (13 people, 10.08%)
  5. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (13 people, 10.08%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Albuterol sulfate autohaler (69 people, 53.49%)
  2. Furosemide (29 people, 22.48%)
  3. Spiriva (23 people, 17.83%)
  4. Fluticasone propionate (23 people, 17.83%)
  5. Lasix (20 people, 15.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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