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Review: could Lactulose cause Weight loss?

We study 13,983 people who have side effects while taking Lactulose from FDA and social media. Among them, 49 have Weight loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight loss and more.

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Lactulose

Lactulose (latest outcomes from 14,068 users) has active ingredients of lactulose. It is often used in constipation.

Weight loss

Weight loss (latest reports from 98,297 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety.

On Aug, 19, 2014: 13,983 people reported to have side effects when taking Lactulose. Among them, 49 people (0.35%) have Weight Loss. They amount to 0.05% of all the 98,204 people who have Weight Loss on eHealthMe.

Trend of Weight loss in Lactulose reports

Time on Lactulose when people have Weight loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight loss100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Lactulose * :

FemaleMale
Weight loss64.00%36.00%

Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Lactulose * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight loss0.00%0.00%0.00%8.57%11.43%14.29%17.14%48.57%

Severity of Weight loss when taking Lactulose ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Weight loss ** :

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. Diabetes mellitus (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. Lovenox (20 people, 40.82%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • After eating would get severe intestinal pain and had constant diarrhea. This went on for months, I lost a lot of weight during this time.

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    Jack7 on Aug, 26, 2014:

    Since I started using Ritib tablets for TB I have a problem with my feet are swelling and erection problem is there any1 who has the same problem?

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  • From this study (6 days ago):

  • I also have been having greasy stools. I never took any of the above listed medications together. I was allergic to both lamictal and risperidone. The stomach pain is localized to the upper left quadrant of my stomach, and hurts when I push where my pancreas is. The pain is made worse after eating or drinking coffee.

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