Weight gain is found among people who take Cholestyramine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lipitor, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 1,646 people who have side effects while taking Cholestyramine from FDA and social media. Among them, 43 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.
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Cholestyramine has active ingredients of cholestyramine. It is often used in diarrhea. (latest outcomes from Cholestyramine 1,684 users)
Weight gain has been reported by people with muscle aches, abdominal pain, memory loss, fatigue, oedema peripheral (latest reports from 74,831 Weight gain patients).
On Jul, 27, 2016
1,646 people reported to have side effects when taking Cholestyramine.
Among them, 43 people (2.61%) have Weight Gain
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I personally do not take cholestramine but my mom has been since after having to have her ileum removed after a car accident. Without it she has terrible painful diherea but with it she is extremely nauseas. She also has no gallbladder which was removed a few years ago. She tried the pill ...
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