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Review: could Erythromycin cause Increased appetite (Appetite - increased)?





Summary: Increased appetite is found among people who take Erythromycin, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also take medication Zyprexa, and have Bipolar disorder.

We study 1,434 people who have side effects while taking Erythromycin from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Increased appetite. Find out below who they are, when they have Increased appetite and more.

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Erythromycin

Erythromycin has active ingredients of erythromycin. It is often used in acne. (latest outcomes from Erythromycin 1,724 users)

Increased appetite

Increased appetite (increased appetite is when you want to eat much more often or in larger quantities than your body requires) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder.(latest reports from Increased appetite 9,228 patients)

On Nov, 26, 2014: 1,431 people reported to have side effects when taking Erythromycin. Among them, 7 people (0.49%) have Increased Appetite.

Trend of Increased appetite in Erythromycin reports

Time on Erythromycin when people have Increased appetite * :

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Gender of people who have Increased appetite when taking Erythromycin * :

FemaleMale
Increased appetite85.71%14.29%

Age of people who have Increased appetite when taking Erythromycin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Increased appetite0.00%0.00%0.00%28.57%0.00%42.86%28.57%0.00%

Severity of Increased appetite when taking Erythromycin ** :

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How people recovered from Increased appetite ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bipolar disorder (3 people, 42.86%)
  2. Bipolar i disorder (1 people, 14.29%)
  3. Contraception (1 people, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zyprexa (6 people, 85.71%)
  2. Paxil (6 people, 85.71%)
  3. Zantac (6 people, 85.71%)
  4. Risperdal (3 people, 42.86%)
  5. Antabuse (3 people, 42.86%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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