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Review: could Lisinopril cause Weight gain (Weight increased)?





Summary: Weight gain is found among people who take Lisinopril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypertension.

We study 93,662 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,804 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.

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Lisinopril

Lisinopril has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure. (view latest outcomes from 99,129 users)

Weight gain

Weight gain has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Weight gain 75,856 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 93,620 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 1,804 people (1.93%) have Weight Gain.

Trend of Weight gain in Lisinopril reports

Time on Lisinopril when people have Weight gain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight gain11.94%16.42%13.43%23.88%14.93%14.93%4.48%

Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Lisinopril * :

FemaleMale
Weight gain60.36%39.64%

Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Lisinopril * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight gain0.00%0.13%0.72%1.25%4.65%20.45%28.37%44.43%

Severity of Weight gain when taking Lisinopril ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Weight gain2.00%48.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Weight gain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Weight gain5.56%0.00%94.44%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (300 people, 16.63%)
  2. Depression (230 people, 12.75%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (135 people, 7.48%)
  4. Pain (124 people, 6.87%)
  5. Anxiety (115 people, 6.37%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (450 people, 24.94%)
  2. Lipitor (291 people, 16.13%)
  3. Lasix (279 people, 15.47%)
  4. Furosemide (264 people, 14.63%)
  5. Atenolol (217 people, 12.03%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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