Furosemide and Weight gain - unintentional - from FDA reports
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 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:
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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