Review: could Isosorbide mononitrate cause Weight gain (Weight increased)?
Summary: Weight gain is found among people who take Isosorbide mononitrate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Furosemide, and have Obesity.
We study 10,354 people who have side effects while taking Isosorbide mononitrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 167 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.
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Isosorbide mononitrate has active ingredients of isosorbide mononitrate. It is often used in angina. (latest outcomes from 10,477 Isosorbide mononitrate users)
Weight gain has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 76,545 Weight gain patients)
On Jan, 27, 2015: 10,354 people reported to have side effects when taking Isosorbide mononitrate. Among them, 167 people (1.61%) have Weight Gain.
Time on Isosorbide mononitrate 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||44.44%||0.00%||11.11%||0.00%||33.33%||11.11%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Isosorbide mononitrate * :
|Weight gain||67.27%||32.73% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Isosorbide mononitrate * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||38.89%||15.97%||45.14% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Isosorbide mononitrate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight gain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Obesity (48 people, 28.74%)
- Cardiac disorder (39 people, 23.35%)
- Muscle spasms (33 people, 19.76%)
- Bladder disorder (25 people, 14.97%)
- Urinary tract infection (24 people, 14.37%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (79 people, 47.31%)
- Aspirin (77 people, 46.11%)
- Atenolol (75 people, 44.91%)
- Omeprazole (66 people, 39.52%)
- Spironolactone (64 people, 38.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Jemini on Feb, 11, 2013:
I'm a female, age 53. My doctor prescribed HCTZ 25/ Triamterene 37.5 MG for my High Blood Pressure. After taking it for about 3 days, on the 4th day I developed really bad muscle spasms in my mid back area. I did loose water weight really good but could not deal with the spasms. I informed my Dr and was taken off the medication. I explained to my Dr the pain & the Dr told me if it was spasms it was a rare side effect. I did read up on the medication once I started developing the pain in back and read that HCTZ could cause muscle spasms. After about 3 - 4 days after not taking HCTZ the pain went away. If it wasn't for the pain I would have continued it because I lost about 9 pds & my BP went down.
From this study (3 years ago):
I started out at 220lbs-began meds after MI, 8 mos later am now 260 and gaining-I already doubled my excersize and reduced food intake by 50% This is crazy bad for me and I don't know what to do except stop my meds. WTF?
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