Fortesta and Weight gain - from FDA reports


Summary

Weight gain is found among people who take Fortesta, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Blood testosterone decreased . We study 1,265 people who have side effects while taking Fortesta from FDA. Among them, 13 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.

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Fortesta

Fortesta has active ingredients of testosterone. It is often used in testosterone. (latest outcomes from Fortesta 1,282 users)

Weight Gain

Weight gain has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 118,286 Weight gain patients).

On Feb, 02, 2017

1,265 people reported to have side effects when taking Fortesta.
Among them, 13 people (1.03%) have Weight Gain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Fortesta cause Weight gain?

Time on Fortesta when people have Weight Gain *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Weight Gain when taking Fortesta *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Weight Gain when taking Fortesta *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 16.67 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 83.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Blood Testosterone Decreased (6 people, 46.15%)
  • High Blood Pressure (5 people, 38.46%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Fatigue (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Diabetes (2 people, 15.38%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (4 people, 30.77%)
  • Metformin (3 people, 23.08%)
  • Tramadol (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Lipitor (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Diovan (2 people, 15.38%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Drug Ineffective (4 people, 30.77%)
  • Rashes (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Itching (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Drug Effect Delayed (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Application Site Pain (2 people, 15.38%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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