Review: could Diphenhydramine cause Weight gain?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 5, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 1,908 people who take Diphenhydramine. Among them, 12 have Weight gain. See who they are, when they have Weight gain and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Diphenhydramine hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 2,942 users) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in insomnia, allergies. Commonly reported side effects of Diphenhydramine hydrochloride include completed suicide, nausea, nausea aggravated, breathing difficulty, nausea and vomiting.
Weight gain (latest reports from 512,332 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, acupuncture and pain.
On Feb, 24, 2014: 1,758 people reported to have side effects when taking Diphenhydramine hydrochloride. Among them, 12 people (0.68%) have Weight Gain.
Time on Diphenhydramine hydrochloride 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%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Diphenhydramine hydrochloride * :
|Weight gain||75.00%||25.00% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Diphenhydramine hydrochloride * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||10.00%||0.00%||20.00%||40.00%||30.00% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Diphenhydramine hydrochloride ** :
|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 * :
- Hyperlipidaemia (2 people, 16.67%)
- Anxiety (2 people, 16.67%)
- Hypersensitivity (2 people, 16.67%)
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 16.67%)
- Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Omeprazole (5 people, 41.67%)
- Lansoprazole (4 people, 33.33%)
- Clonazepam (4 people, 33.33%)
- Fosamax (3 people, 25.00%)
- Ferrous sulfate tab (3 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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