Depo-provera and Weight loss - from FDA reports
Weight loss is found among people who take Depo-Provera, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Birth control . We study 11,576 people who have side effects while taking Depo-provera from FDA. Among them, 33 have Weight loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight loss and more.
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Depo-provera has active ingredients of medroxyprogesterone acetate. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Depo-provera 12,558 users)
Weight loss has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 27,753 Weight loss patients).
On Jan, 22, 2017
11,576 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-provera.
Among them, 33 people (0.29%) have Weight Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Depo-provera when people have Weight Loss *:
- < 1 month: 57.14 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 28.57 %
- 5 - 10 years: 14.29 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Weight Loss when taking Depo-provera *:
- female: 96.97 %
- male: 3.03 %
Age of people who have Weight Loss when taking Depo-provera *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 13.64 %
- 20-29: 36.36 %
- 30-39: 22.73 %
- 40-49: 27.27 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Birth Control (6 people, 18.18%)
- Bipolar Disorder (5 people, 15.15%)
- Depression (4 people, 12.12%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (3 people, 9.09%)
- Sleep Disorder (2 people, 6.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (13 people, 39.39%)
- Zyprexa (8 people, 24.24%)
- Paxil (7 people, 21.21%)
- Depakote (7 people, 21.21%)
- Zoloft (6 people, 18.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Diabetes (14 people, 42.42%)
- Weight Increased (12 people, 36.36%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (11 people, 33.33%)
- High Blood Pressure (10 people, 30.30%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (8 people, 24.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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