Review: could Gemfibrozil cause Weight loss?
Summary: Weight loss is found among people who take Gemfibrozil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lisinopril, and have High blood pressure.
We study 9,677 people who have side effects while taking Gemfibrozil from FDA and social media. Among them, 86 have Weight loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight loss and more.
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Gemfibrozil has active ingredients of gemfibrozil. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 9,845 Gemfibrozil users)
Weight loss has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 20,287 Weight loss patients)
On Feb, 24, 2015: 9,677 people reported to have side effects when taking Gemfibrozil. Among them, 86 people (0.89%) have Weight Loss.
Time on Gemfibrozil when people have Weight loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight loss||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Gemfibrozil * :
|Weight loss||68.97%||31.03% |
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Gemfibrozil * :
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||1.49%||0.00%||13.43%||32.84%||10.45%||41.79% |
Severity of Weight loss when taking Gemfibrozil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (13 people, 15.12%)
- Depression (12 people, 13.95%)
- Hypercalcaemia (12 people, 13.95%)
- Sleep disorder (11 people, 12.79%)
- Anaemia (11 people, 12.79%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lisinopril (39 people, 45.35%)
- Zometa (28 people, 32.56%)
- Dexamethasone (27 people, 31.40%)
- Alprazolam (27 people, 31.40%)
- Seroquel (26 people, 30.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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