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Review: could Depo-testosterone cause Weight gain (Weight increased)?

Summary: Weight gain is found among people who take Depo-testosterone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Folic acid, and have High blood pressure.

We study 620 people who have side effects while taking Depo-testosterone from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.

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Depo-testosterone

Depo-testosterone has active ingredients of testosterone cypionate. It is often used in testosterone. (latest outcomes from 643 Depo-testosterone users)

Weight gain

Weight gain has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 76,592 Weight gain patients)

On Feb, 28, 2015: 620 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-testosterone. Among them, 8 people (1.29%) have Weight Gain.

Trend of Weight gain in Depo-testosterone reports

Time on Depo-testosterone when people have Weight gain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight gain0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Depo-testosterone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight gain0.00%0.00%0.00%25.00%0.00%25.00%25.00%25.00%

Severity of Weight gain when taking Depo-testosterone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Weight gain0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Weight gain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Weight gain0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (1 people, 12.50%)
  2. Liver transplant (1 people, 12.50%)
  3. Benign prostatic hyperplasia (1 people, 12.50%)
  4. Erectile dysfunction (1 people, 12.50%)
  5. Bipolar disorder (1 people, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Folic acid (3 people, 37.50%)
  2. Zestoretic (2 people, 25.00%)
  3. Prevacid (2 people, 25.00%)
  4. Norvasc (2 people, 25.00%)
  5. Claritin (2 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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