Review: could Baclofen cause Weight gain?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 27, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 20,286 people who take Baclofen. Among them, 385 have Weight gain. See who they are, when they have Weight gain and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Baclofen (latest outcomes from 20,104 users) has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasms, multiple sclerosis. Commonly reported side effects of Baclofen include weakness, fatigue, multiple sclerosis, multiple sclerosis aggravated, fall.
Weight gain (latest reports from 506,383 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, acupuncture and pain.
On Feb, 22, 2014: 19,298 people reported to have side effects when taking Baclofen. Among them, 385 people (2.00%) have Weight Gain.
Time on Baclofen when people have Weight gain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight gain||23.08%||7.69%||7.69%||15.38%||30.77%||15.38%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Baclofen * :
|Weight gain||79.55%||20.45% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Baclofen * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.28%||0.56%||1.67%||15.83%||37.22%||30.00%||14.44% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Baclofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight gain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (89 people, 23.12%)
- Pain (66 people, 17.14%)
- Depression (31 people, 8.05%)
- Anxiety (19 people, 4.94%)
- Fibromyalgia (19 people, 4.94%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (111 people, 28.83%)
- Avonex (77 people, 20.00%)
- Lyrica (73 people, 18.96%)
- Oxycontin (56 people, 14.55%)
- Celebrex (52 people, 13.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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