Flonase and Weight gain - unintentional - from FDA reports
Weight gain - unintentional is found among people who take Flonase, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Albuterol, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Weight gain - unintentional with Flonase. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 35,221 people who have side effects when taking Flonase from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 23, 2017
35,221 people reported to have side effects when taking Flonase.
Among them, 746 people (2.12%) have Weight gain - unintentional
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Flonase when people have Weight gain - unintentional *:
- < 1 month: 23.08 %
- 1 - 6 months: 7.69 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 61.54 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 7.69 %
Gender of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Flonase *:
- female: 76.26 %
- male: 23.74 %
Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Flonase *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.65 %
- 10-19: 4.04 %
- 20-29: 3.12 %
- 30-39: 17.28 %
- 40-49: 20.96 %
- 50-59: 23.35 %
- 60+: 29.6 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (79 people, 10.59%)
- Depression (62 people, 8.31%)
- High Blood Pressure (61 people, 8.18%)
- Asthma (59 people, 7.91%)
- Hypersensitivity (56 people, 7.51%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Albuterol (115 people, 15.42%)
- Zyrtec (113 people, 15.15%)
- Allegra (113 people, 15.15%)
- Prilosec (104 people, 13.94%)
- Nexium (103 people, 13.81%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (175 people, 23.46%)
- Breathing Difficulty (160 people, 21.45%)
- Pain (135 people, 18.10%)
- Back Pain (126 people, 16.89%)
- Stress And Anxiety (125 people, 16.76%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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