Review: could Furosemide cause Weight gain - unintentional (Weight increased)?
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 80,008 people who have side effects while taking Furosemide from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,642 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 80,857 Furosemide users)
Weight gain - unintentional
Weight gain - unintentional has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 76,623 Weight gain - unintentional patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 80,007 people reported to have side effects when taking Furosemide. Among them, 1,642 people (2.05%) have Weight Gain - Unintentional.
Time on Furosemide when people have Weight gain - unintentional * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight gain - unintentional||46.15%||19.23%||13.46%||5.77%||9.62%||5.77%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Furosemide * :
|Weight gain - unintentional||58.31%||41.69% |
Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Furosemide * :
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.54%||0.20%||0.75%||0.95%||4.70%||18.60%||22.34%||51.91% |
Severity of Weight gain - unintentional when taking Furosemide ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||40.00%||60.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight gain - unintentional ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||12.50%||87.50% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (121 people, 7.37%)
- Depression (105 people, 6.39%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (87 people, 5.30%)
- Diabetes mellitus (79 people, 4.81%)
- Pain (74 people, 4.51%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (409 people, 24.91%)
- Potassium chloride (312 people, 19.00%)
- Lisinopril (271 people, 16.50%)
- Spironolactone (250 people, 15.23%)
- Digoxin (246 people, 14.98%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Metoprolol Succinate, Methotrexate Sodium Preservative Free, Plavix, Plaquenil, Humira, Folic Acid, Atorvastatin Calcium for a 59-year old woman with Coronary Artery Disease, Rheumatoid Arthritis, High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Weight Gain
- A study of side effects of Lithium Carbonate for a 67-year old woman with Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development), Dry Mouth, Weight Gain, Sleepiness - During The Day (excess sleeping during day time)
- A study of drug interactions between Alesse, Garcinia Cambogia for a 34-year old woman with Premenstrual Syndrome, Weight Loss. The patient has Fluid Retention, Weight Gain
- A study of drug interactions between Bricanyl, Ventolin for a 51-year old man with Asthma. The patient has Weight Gain
- A study of drug interactions between Junel 1.5/30, Ferrous Fumarate, Abilify for a 20-year old woman with Birth Control, Iron Deficiency, Depression. The patient has High Blood Cholesterol, Iron Deficiency, Weight Gain
Recent Furosemide related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Atenolol, Magnesium, Losartan, Klor-con M20, Furosemide for a 49-year old man who has Congestive Heart Failure
- Comparions of Atenolol And Chlorthalidone, Doxycycline Hyclate, Furosemide for a 48-year old woman who has Pre-existing Disease
- Comparions of Hydrochlorothiazide, Lasix for a 33-year old woman who has Lkajdfkl
- Comparions of Lasix, Torsemide for a 74-year old man who has Fluid Retention
- Comparions of Atorvastatin Calcium, Furosemide, Levothyroxine Sodium, Spironolactone, Remodulin for a 70-year old woman who has Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
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