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Review: could Fentanyl cause Decreased appetite (Appetite - decreased)?

Summary: Decreased appetite is found among people who take Fentanyl, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Fentanyl citrate, and have Pain. We study 14,072 people who have side effects while taking Fentanyl from FDA and social media. Among them, 137 have Decreased appetite. Find out below who they are, when they have Decreased appetite and more.

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Fentanyl

Fentanyl has active ingredients of fentanyl citrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 14,402 Fentanyl users)

Decreased appetite

Decreased appetite (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, pain, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 52,340 Decreased appetite patients)

On May, 8, 2015: 14,072 people reported to have side effects when taking Fentanyl. Among them, 137 people (0.97%) have Decreased Appetite.

Trend of Decreased appetite in Fentanyl reports

Time on Fentanyl when people have Decreased appetite * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Decreased appetite60.00%16.67%6.67%13.33%3.33%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Decreased appetite when taking Fentanyl * :

FemaleMale
Decreased appetite48.08%51.92%

Age of people who have Decreased appetite when taking Fentanyl * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Decreased appetite0.00%1.49%6.47%3.48%6.97%21.39%18.41%41.79%

Severity of Decreased appetite when taking Fentanyl ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Decreased appetite0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Decreased appetite ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (66 people, 48.18%)
  2. Back pain (49 people, 35.77%)
  3. Breakthrough pain (37 people, 27.01%)
  4. Anxiety (27 people, 19.71%)
  5. Dyspepsia (24 people, 17.52%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Fentanyl citrate (137 people, 100.00%)
  2. Duragesic-100 (45 people, 32.85%)
  3. Dilaudid (36 people, 26.28%)
  4. Nexium (34 people, 24.82%)
  5. Protonix (30 people, 21.90%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • Just don't feel well every day. Feel crappy every day. Blood sugars are okay. I spend every weekend on the couch with headache and stress. Takes me days to get over the stress of the work week. This has been happening for more than 2 years. My MD has given me anti-depressants twice, which only makes things worse. My thyroid readings are low, but the MDs I've gone to don't want to do anything about that since they're still within the "normal" range. I don't want normal ... I want optimal! How frustrating!

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  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • Just don't feel well every day. Feel crappy every day. Blood sugars are okay. I spend every weekend on the couch with headache and stress. Takes me days to get over the stress of the work week. This has been happening for more than 2 years. My MD has given me anti-depressants twice, which only makes things worse. My thyroid readings are low, but the MDs I've gone to don't want to do anything about that since they're still within the "normal" range. I don't want normal ... I was optimal! How frustrating!

    Reply

  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • Horrible taste and smell since fentanyl was put in pain pump. Smells like sweet dog poop. Very debilitating.

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