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Review: could Lactulose cause Lose weight?

Summary: Lose weight could be caused by Lactulose, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Breast cancer metastatic.

We study 13,977 people who have side effects while taking Lactulose from FDA and social media. Among them, 49 have Lose weight. Find out below who they are, when they have Lose weight and more.

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Lactulose

Lactulose (latest outcomes from 14,062 users) has active ingredients of lactulose. It is often used in constipation.

Lose weight

Lose weight (latest reports from 97,383 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 13,972 people reported to have side effects when taking Lactulose. Among them, 49 people (0.35%) have Lose Weight. They amount to 0.05% of all the 97,237 people who have Lose Weight on eHealthMe.

Trend of Lose weight in Lactulose reports

Time on Lactulose when people have Lose weight * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Lose weight100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Lose weight when taking Lactulose * :

FemaleMale
Lose weight64.00%36.00%

Age of people who have Lose weight when taking Lactulose * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lose weight0.00%0.00%0.00%8.57%11.43%14.29%17.14%48.57%

Severity of Lose weight when taking Lactulose ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Lose weight ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Breast cancer metastatic (16 people, 32.65%)
  2. Pain (9 people, 18.37%)
  3. Metastatic neoplasm (8 people, 16.33%)
  4. Depression (8 people, 16.33%)
  5. Hypersensitivity (7 people, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (27 people, 55.10%)
  2. Lasix (23 people, 46.94%)
  3. Levaquin (23 people, 46.94%)
  4. Protonix (21 people, 42.86%)
  5. Lortab (20 people, 40.82%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I have taken Lactulose for a couple years. Just today I sudden became nauseous to the point of wanting to throw up. Then in 30 seconds it was over.

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