Review: Weight gain in Lisinopril
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 24, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Weight gain (Weight increased) by studying 88,281 people who take Lisinopril. We analyze: the time on Lisinopril when people have Weight gain, gender and age of these people, the severity of Weight gain, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Lisinopril. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lisinopril (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure management. Commonly reported side effects of Lisinopril include nausea, nausea aggravated, breathing difficulty, dyspnoea exacerbated, fatigue.
Weight gain has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Nov, 24, 2013: 88,226 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 1,703 people (1.93%) have Weight Gain.
Time on Lisinopril 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||14.04%||17.54%||14.04%||22.81%||14.04%||12.28%||5.26% |
Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Lisinopril * :
|Weight gain||59.59%||40.41% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Lisinopril * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.14%||0.76%||1.11%||4.58%||20.49%||27.99%||44.93% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Lisinopril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain||2.50%||47.50%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight gain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain||11.11%||0.00%||88.89% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (279 people, 16.38%)
- Depression (218 people, 12.80%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (129 people, 7.57%)
- Pain (113 people, 6.64%)
- Anxiety (108 people, 6.34%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (436 people, 25.60%)
- Lipitor (285 people, 16.74%)
- Lasix (273 people, 16.03%)
- Furosemide (256 people, 15.03%)
- Atenolol (207 people, 12.16%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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