Review: could Lactulose cause Weight loss?
Summary: Weight loss is found among people who take Lactulose, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer metastatic. We study 13,990 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 has active ingredients of lactulose. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from 14,076 Lactulose users)
Weight loss has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 20,334 Weight loss patients)
On May, 6, 2015: 13,990 people reported to have side effects when taking Lactulose. Among them, 49 people (0.35%) have Weight Loss.
Time on Lactulose when people have Weight loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight loss||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Lactulose * :
|Weight loss||64.00%||36.00% |
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Lactulose * :
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.57%||11.43%||14.29%||17.14%||48.57% |
Severity of Weight loss when taking Lactulose ** :
How people recovered from Weight loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer metastatic (16 people, 32.65%)
- Pain (9 people, 18.37%)
- Metastatic neoplasm (8 people, 16.33%)
- Depression (8 people, 16.33%)
- Diabetes mellitus (7 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (27 people, 55.10%)
- Lasix (23 people, 46.94%)
- Levaquin (23 people, 46.94%)
- Protonix (21 people, 42.86%)
- Lovenox (20 people, 40.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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