Review: could Black cohosh cause Weight gain (Weight increased)?
Summary: Weight gain is found among people who take Black cohosh, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, also take medication Hydrochlorothiazide, and have Bone pain.
We study 217 people who have side effects while taking Black cohosh from FDA and social media. Among them, 23 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.
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Black cohosh has active ingredients of black cohosh. It is often used in menopause. (latest outcomes from 273 Black cohosh users)
Weight gain has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 76,545 Weight gain patients)
On Jan, 13, 2015: 217 people reported to have side effects when taking Black cohosh. Among them, 23 people (10.60%) have Weight Gain.
Time on Black cohosh when people have Weight gain * :
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Black cohosh * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||57.14%||35.71%||7.14%||0.00% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Black cohosh ** :
How people recovered from Weight gain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bone pain (19 people, 82.61%)
- Hypertension (19 people, 82.61%)
- Metastases to bone (19 people, 82.61%)
- Depression (19 people, 82.61%)
- Breast cancer (19 people, 82.61%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Hydrochlorothiazide (19 people, 82.61%)
- Neurontin (19 people, 82.61%)
- Potassium chloride (19 people, 82.61%)
- Xanax (19 people, 82.61%)
- Zoladex (19 people, 82.61%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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