Hydroxychloroquine sulfate and Weight loss - from FDA reports
Weight loss is found among people who take Hydroxychloroquine sulfate, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Cyclophosphamide, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Weight loss with Hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8,723 people who have side effects when taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 24, 2017
8,723 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate.
Among them, 9 people (0.1%) have Weight loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Hydroxychloroquine sulfate when people have Weight loss *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 100 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate *:
- female: 83.33 %
- male: 16.67 %
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 20 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 20 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 40 %
- 60+: 20 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (3 people, 33.33%)
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 22.22%)
- Tendinous Contracture (1 person, 11.11%)
- Preventive Health Care (1 person, 11.11%)
- Bone Density Decreased (1 person, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Humira (2 people, 22.22%)
- Fosamax (2 people, 22.22%)
- Enbrel (2 people, 22.22%)
- Depo-Medrol (2 people, 22.22%)
- Cyclophosphamide (2 people, 22.22%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea And Vomiting (4 people, 44.44%)
- Nausea (4 people, 44.44%)
- Drug Ineffective (4 people, 44.44%)
- Diarrhea (4 people, 44.44%)
- Dizziness (3 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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i forgot to add to my post that I believe my weight loss of 20 lbs over the last 5 years is from the temazepam. Any suggestions or comments, I am very thin, and cannot gain weight, especially the weight i lost.
My wife was prescribed with hydroxychloroquine sulfate for illness connected with the immune system. She has high blood cholesterol although she takes cholesterol lowering medicine. Is there any thing that can be done to lower her blood cholesterol pleease ?
User reviews to the study
hi I have been on Temazepan for the last 5 years, 25 milligrams. I am thinking of going off it. I have tried twice without success. Any suggestons, or better substitutes. I am an active 82 year old female
I have been on temazepan for about 5 years, without any side effects. However, just lately, I discovered that weight loss is a side effect. I have lost about 20 lbs in the last 5 years, and took every test to find out why. I now believe it is from the temazepan, and i dont want to go off
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