Review: could Gemfibrozil cause Weight loss?
We study 9,669 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 (latest outcomes from 9,831 users) has active ingredients of gemfibrozil. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Weight loss (latest reports from 98,244 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety.
On Aug, 11, 2014: 9,669 people reported to have side effects when taking Gemfibrozil. Among them, 86 people (0.89%) have Weight Loss. They amount to 0.09% of all the 98,170 people who have Weight Loss on eHealthMe.
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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On eHealthMe, Gemfibrozil (gemfibrozil) is often used for high blood cholesterol. Find out below the conditions Gemfibrozil is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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