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Review: could Artane cause Weight gain (Weight increased)?





Summary: Weight gain is found among people who take Artane, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also take medication Zyprexa, and have Schizophrenia.

We study 2,294 people who have side effects while taking Artane from FDA and social media. Among them, 97 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.

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Artane

Artane has active ingredients of trihexyphenidyl hydrochloride. It is often used in parkinson's disease. (latest outcomes from Artane 2,337 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 Nov, 25, 2014: 2,294 people reported to have side effects when taking Artane. Among them, 97 people (4.23%) have Weight Gain.

Trend of Weight gain in Artane reports

Time on Artane 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%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Artane * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight gain0.00%0.00%2.74%8.22%17.81%31.51%34.25%5.48%

Severity of Weight gain when taking Artane ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Weight gain ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Schizophrenia (20 people, 20.62%)
  2. Anxiety (17 people, 17.53%)
  3. Depression (17 people, 17.53%)
  4. Bipolar disorder (15 people, 15.46%)
  5. Extrapyramidal disorder (10 people, 10.31%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zyprexa (39 people, 40.21%)
  2. Risperdal (32 people, 32.99%)
  3. Paxil (29 people, 29.90%)
  4. Seroquel (25 people, 25.77%)
  5. Navane (21 people, 21.65%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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