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 cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Weight gain - unintentional with Furosemide. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 138,365 people who have side effects when taking Furosemide from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 21, 2017
138,365 people reported to have side effects when taking Furosemide.
Among them, 2,651 people (1.92%) have Weight gain - unintentional
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Furosemide when people have Weight gain - unintentional *:
- < 1 month: 51.72 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.59 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.62 %
- 1 - 2 years: 1.72 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.45 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.45 %
- 10+ years: 3.45 %
Gender of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Furosemide *:
- female: 61.38 %
- male: 38.62 %
Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Furosemide *:
- 0-1: 0.48 %
- 2-9: 0.05 %
- 10-19: 0.52 %
- 20-29: 1.19 %
- 30-39: 3.9 %
- 40-49: 14.31 %
- 50-59: 22.1 %
- 60+: 57.41 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (168 people, 6.34%)
- Pain (161 people, 6.07%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (155 people, 5.85%)
- Depression (150 people, 5.66%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (144 people, 5.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (327 people, 12.33%)
- Lisinopril (303 people, 11.43%)
- Lipitor (270 people, 10.18%)
- Spironolactone (266 people, 10.03%)
- Digoxin (253 people, 9.54%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (518 people, 19.54%)
- Oedema Peripheral (505 people, 19.05%)
- Fatigue (456 people, 17.20%)
- Weakness (356 people, 13.43%)
- Nausea (303 people, 11.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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