Review: could Citalopram hydrobromide cause Weight gain (Weight increased)?
Summary: Weight gain is found among people who take Citalopram hydrobromide, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Zyprexa, and have Depression.
We study 23,307 people who have side effects while taking Citalopram hydrobromide from FDA and social media. Among them, 427 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.
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Citalopram hydrobromide has active ingredients of citalopram hydrobromide. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 24,937 Citalopram hydrobromide users)
Weight Gain has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 76,706 Weight Gain patients)
On Apr, 16, 2015: 23,307 people reported to have side effects when taking Citalopram hydrobromide. Among them, 427 people (1.83%) have Weight Gain.
Time on Citalopram hydrobromide 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||11.11%||19.44%||18.06%||23.61%||12.50%||11.11%||4.17% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Citalopram hydrobromide * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||2.98%||13.82%||12.20%||26.29%||27.10%||17.62% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Citalopram hydrobromide ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain||3.03%||48.48%||42.42%||6.06% |
How people recovered from Weight gain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain||7.14%||0.00%||92.86% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (93 people, 21.78%)
- Anxiety (42 people, 9.84%)
- Schizoaffective disorder (28 people, 6.56%)
- Neuralgia (26 people, 6.09%)
- Insomnia (22 people, 5.15%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zyprexa (63 people, 14.75%)
- Celexa (52 people, 12.18%)
- Gabapentin (46 people, 10.77%)
- Lyrica (39 people, 9.13%)
- Xanax (36 people, 8.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Effexor for a 45-year old woman with Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Weight Gain
- A study of side effects of Seroquel for a 40-year old woman with Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Weight Gain
- A study of side effects of Vesicare for a 36-year old woman with Overactive Bladder. The patient has Weight Gain
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