Review: could Biotin cause Weight gain - unintentional?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 21, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.2/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 1,350 people who take Biotin. Among them, 43 have Weight gain - unintentional. See who they are, when they have Weight gain - unintentional and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Biotin (latest outcomes from 1,565 users) has active ingredients of biotin. It is often used in hair loss, hair growth abnormal. Commonly reported side effects of Biotin include nausea aggravated, nausea, stress and anxiety, pain exacerbated, pain.
Weight gain - unintentional
Weight gain - unintentional (latest reports from 510,126 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, acupuncture and pain.
On Feb, 21, 2014: 1,174 people reported to have side effects when taking Biotin. Among them, 43 people (3.66%) have Weight Gain - Unintentional.
Time on Biotin when people have Weight gain - unintentional * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||25.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Biotin * :
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.86%||0.00%||14.29%||34.29%||48.57% |
Severity of Weight gain - unintentional when taking Biotin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||75.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight gain - unintentional ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (17 people, 39.53%)
- Hypothyroidism (5 people, 11.63%)
- Alopecia (4 people, 9.30%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (4 people, 9.30%)
- Arthritis (4 people, 9.30%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d (23 people, 53.49%)
- Vitamin b-12 (22 people, 51.16%)
- Simvastatin (20 people, 46.51%)
- Nexium (19 people, 44.19%)
- Prozac (18 people, 41.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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