Furosemide and Weight gain - unintentional - from FDA reports


Summary

Weight gain - unintentional is found among people who take Furosemide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure . We study 124,373 people who have side effects while taking Furosemide from FDA. Among them, 2,396 have Weight gain - unintentional. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain - unintentional and more.

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Furosemide

Furosemide has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention. (latest outcomes from Furosemide 126,074 users)

Weight Gain - Unintentional

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

On Feb, 11, 2017

124,373 people reported to have side effects when taking Furosemide.
Among them, 2,396 people (1.93%) have Weight Gain - Unintentional


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Furosemide cause Weight gain - unintentional?

Time on Furosemide when people have Weight Gain - Unintentional *:

  • < 1 month: 54 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 30 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 2 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 2 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4 %
  • 10+ years: 2 %

Gender of people who have Weight Gain - Unintentional when taking Furosemide *:

  • female: 61.67 %
  • male: 38.33 %

Age of people who have Weight Gain - Unintentional when taking Furosemide *:

  • 0-1: 0.47 %
  • 2-9: 0.05 %
  • 10-19: 0.57 %
  • 20-29: 1.09 %
  • 30-39: 3.79 %
  • 40-49: 14.84 %
  • 50-59: 22.47 %
  • 60+: 56.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (222 people, 9.27%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (143 people, 5.97%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (136 people, 5.68%)
  • Depression (135 people, 5.63%)
  • Type 2 Diabetes (134 people, 5.59%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (326 people, 13.61%)
  • Lisinopril (303 people, 12.65%)
  • Spironolactone (266 people, 11.10%)
  • Digoxin (253 people, 10.56%)
  • Lipitor (244 people, 10.18%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Oedema Peripheral (473 people, 19.74%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (459 people, 19.16%)
  • Fatigue (394 people, 16.44%)
  • Weakness (313 people, 13.06%)
  • High Blood Pressure (303 people, 12.65%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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