Review: could Apriso cause Weight gain?
This is a review of Weight gain (Weight increased) by studying 244 people who take Apriso. We analyze: the time on Apriso when people have Weight gain, gender and age of these people, the severity of Weight gain, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Apriso. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Apriso (latest outcomes from 288 users) has active ingredients of mesalamine. It is often used in ulcerative colitis, crohn's disease. Commonly reported side effects of Apriso include inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease, crohn's disease, diarrhea, rashes, fatigue.
Weight gain (latest reports from 510,077 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, acupuncture and pain.
On Mar, 3, 2014: 244 people reported to have side effects when taking Apriso. Among them, 8 people (3.28%) have Weight Gain.
Time on Apriso when people have Weight gain * :
Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Apriso * :
|Weight gain||87.50%||12.50% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Apriso * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Apriso ** :
How people recovered from Weight gain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Crohn's disease (6 people, 75.00%)
- Iliotibial band syndrome (5 people, 62.50%)
- Depression (5 people, 62.50%)
- Hypertension (5 people, 62.50%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (5 people, 62.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Humira (6 people, 75.00%)
- Vitamin b-12 (5 people, 62.50%)
- Asacol (5 people, 62.50%)
- Lisinopril (5 people, 62.50%)
- Welchol (5 people, 62.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have had severe persistent diarrhea for 25 months. Weight loss of 40 pounds. Ater a sigmoidoscopy with biopsies, 2 colonoscopies with biopsies, barium xrays/scans. upper endoscopy - the dianosis was IBD/Chrons from top to bottom. I did 2 courses (each 6 weeks of Entocort EC and then I have been doing Asacol 800mg, 4 times a day for 9 weeks. In the last 3 weeks the diarrhea has subsided, BM's are predictable but I have gained 12 pounds and my entire torso is bloated. (no gas - or pressure) and no pain or discomfort. Is this normal?
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