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Review: could Clindamycin cause Weight gain - unintentional?

Summary: Weight gain - unintentional could be caused by Clindamycin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Levothyroxine sodium, and have Cellulitis.

We study 1,080 people who have side effects while taking Clindamycin from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Weight gain - unintentional. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain - unintentional and more.

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Clindamycin hydrochloride

Clindamycin hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 1,279 users) has active ingredients of clindamycin hydrochloride. It is often used in infection.

Weight gain - unintentional

Weight gain - unintentional (latest reports from 521,639 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 1,051 people reported to have side effects when taking Clindamycin hydrochloride. Among them, 9 people (0.86%) have Weight Gain - Unintentional. They amount to 0.00% of all the 520,720 people who have Weight Gain - Unintentional on eHealthMe.

Trend of Weight gain - unintentional in Clindamycin hydrochloride reports

Time on Clindamycin hydrochloride when people have Weight gain - unintentional * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight gain - unintentional100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Clindamycin hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight gain - unintentional0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%12.50%37.50%0.00%50.00%

Severity of Weight gain - unintentional when taking Clindamycin hydrochloride ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Weight gain - unintentional ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Cellulitis (3 people, 33.33%)
  2. Bronchitis (3 people, 33.33%)
  3. Hypothyroidism (2 people, 22.22%)
  4. Cardiac disorder (1 people, 11.11%)
  5. Pain (1 people, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Levothyroxine sodium (3 people, 33.33%)
  2. Zithromax (3 people, 33.33%)
  3. Meclizine (3 people, 33.33%)
  4. Clonazepam (3 people, 33.33%)
  5. Vancomycin (3 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Quit smoking in April of 2013 had no weight gain. Then was treated for PVD and given cilostazol in July of 2013 - March 2014 and gained 20lbs.

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  • weakness, mild tremor, mild sweating,mild heart racing

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  • From this study (2 days ago):

  • This drug has ruined my life. I am only 26 years old and I am rapidly gaining weight, am going through premature menopause, and cannot have children. All this has happened since I have GONE OFF THE DRUG. Do not take this drug.

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    Susan on Apr, 22, 2014:

    Sorry to hear about this I am goin through it as we'll just found out after having tests done although I do have to children ages 4 and 10 I have only ever had a break from this deppo when I found out I was pregnant with my 2nd child so was on deppo for a good few yrs but lately I was gtn bad mood swings and horrible night sweats after 6 months they have says I'm goin through premature ovarian failure and I've been put on hormOne replacement treatment. I was really shocked as I've just turned 27

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