Review: could Gemfibrozil cause Weight gain?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 2, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 9,375 people who take Gemfibrozil. Among them, 233 have Weight gain. See who they are, when they have Weight gain and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Gemfibrozil (latest outcomes from 9,551 users) has active ingredients of gemfibrozil. It is often used in high blood cholesterol, hypertriglyceridaemia. Commonly reported side effects of Gemfibrozil include rhabdomyolysis, stress and anxiety, anxiety aggravated, acute kidney failure, depression.
Weight gain (latest reports from 507,975 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, acupuncture and pain.
On Mar, 2, 2014: 9,375 people reported to have side effects when taking Gemfibrozil. Among them, 233 people (2.49%) have Weight Gain.
Time on Gemfibrozil when people have Weight gain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight gain||0.00%||14.29%||42.86%||0.00%||42.86%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Gemfibrozil * :
|Weight gain||51.02%||48.98% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Gemfibrozil * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||0.97%||0.97%||1.93%||17.39%||37.20%||41.55% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Gemfibrozil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight gain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (37 people, 15.88%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (33 people, 14.16%)
- Hypertension (31 people, 13.30%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (30 people, 12.88%)
- Asthma (23 people, 9.87%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Avandia (69 people, 29.61%)
- Aspirin (57 people, 24.46%)
- Lisinopril (55 people, 23.61%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (37 people, 15.88%)
- Furosemide (37 people, 15.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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