Related topic: Junel 1/20, Weight gain
Review: could Junel 1/20 cause Weight gain?
Summary: Weight gain could be caused by Junel 1/20, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Omeprazole, and have Acid reflux.
We study 14 people who have side effects while taking Junel 1/20 from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.
How are my drugs for patients like me? On eHealthMe, you can find the answer by studying 348 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. Start now >>>
Junel 1/20 (latest outcomes from 30 users) has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; norethindrone acetate. It is often used in birth control.
Weight gain (latest reports from 521,603 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Apr, 7, 2014: 13 people reported to have side effects when taking Junel 1/20. Among them, 1 people (7.69%) has Weight Gain. They amount to 0.00% of all the 520,574 people who have Weight Gain on eHealthMe.
Time on Junel 1/20 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%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Junel 1/20 * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Junel 1/20 ** :
|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 * :
- Acid reflux (1 people, 100.00%)
- Birth control (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Omeprazole (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
You can also:
On eHealthMe, Junel 1/20 (ethinyl estradiol; norethindrone acetate) is often used for birth control. Find out below the conditions Junel 1/20 is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Junel 1/20 used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
Comments from related studies:
From this study (3 months ago):
Gained 20 pounds in the past six months
From this study (4 years ago):
I have just switched from Yasmin birth control to Loestrin and have gone from75 mg of Effexor to 150 and have gained a few pounds. Could it be coming from this combination
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Junel 1/20, Weight gain
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Stopping pristiq for my memory
I have been on Pristiq for 3 years. My short term memory loss is a great concern to me. I am 45 and I have questioned my doctor and given my concerns to the point she referred me to a neurologist but said it was not the Pristiq. There is no other drugs I am taking or have taken to cause this proble ...
- Effexor xr 150 mg and phentermine 37.5 mg
phentermine has caused significant weight loss. Effexor XR manages my GAD and depression but causes random physiological anxiety attacks, drastic increase in sweating, vivid and nightly nightmares
- Epilepsy and depression drug side effects
42yo male having infrequent seizures since he was 19yo.
Was recently placed on Neurontin and Topamax after a single seizure. This combination of meds appeared to increase the frequency of seizures ( from 1 every few years unmedicated, to 1 every month ). Dosage being increased after each seizure. ...
More reviews for: Junel 1/20, Weight gain
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.