Review: could Furosemide cause Weight gain - unintentional?
We study 79,968 people who have side effects while taking Furosemide from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,640 have Weight gain - unintentional. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain - unintentional and more.
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Furosemide (latest outcomes from 80,809 users) has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention.
Weight gain - unintentional
Weight gain - unintentional (latest reports from 527,100 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 79,966 people reported to have side effects when taking Furosemide. Among them, 1,640 people (2.05%) have Weight Gain - Unintentional. They amount to 0.31% of all the 526,586 people who have Weight Gain - Unintentional on eHealthMe.
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||48.00%||20.00%||12.00%||6.00%||10.00%||4.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Furosemide * :
|Weight gain - unintentional||58.32%||41.68% |
Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Furosemide * :
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.55%||0.20%||0.75%||0.95%||4.71%||18.62%||22.37%||51.84% |
Severity of Weight gain - unintentional when taking Furosemide ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||46.15%||53.85%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight gain - unintentional ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (121 people, 7.38%)
- Depression (105 people, 6.40%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (87 people, 5.30%)
- Diabetes mellitus (79 people, 4.82%)
- Pain (74 people, 4.51%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (409 people, 24.94%)
- Potassium chloride (312 people, 19.02%)
- Lisinopril (271 people, 16.52%)
- Spironolactone (250 people, 15.24%)
- Digoxin (246 people, 15.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (10 months ago):
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From this study (1 year ago):
Been on this medication for one year, since diagnosed with Diastolic Heart Failure. Gained 21 pounds and now depressed, in more pain and VERY tired, as well.
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