Review: could Coenzyme q10 cause Weight gain (Weight increased)?
Summary: Weight gain is found among people who take Coenzyme q10, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. We study 992 people who have side effects while taking Coenzyme q10 from FDA and social media. Among them, 33 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.
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Coenzyme q10 has active ingredients of coenzyme q - 10. It is often used in health. (latest outcomes from 1,081 Coenzyme q10 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 May, 4, 2015: 992 people reported to have side effects when taking Coenzyme q10. Among them, 33 people (3.33%) have Weight Gain.
Time on Coenzyme q10 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||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Coenzyme q10 * :
|Weight gain||81.25%||18.75% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Coenzyme q10 * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.14%||14.29%||7.14%||71.43% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Coenzyme q10 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight gain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (10 people, 30.30%)
- Atrial fibrillation (9 people, 27.27%)
- Depression (7 people, 21.21%)
- Fibromyalgia (6 people, 18.18%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (5 people, 15.15%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (15 people, 45.45%)
- Fish oil (8 people, 24.24%)
- Benicar (7 people, 21.21%)
- Lipitor (7 people, 21.21%)
- Lyrica (7 people, 21.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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