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Review: could Lisinopril cause Weight gain?

Summary: Weight gain could be caused by Lisinopril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Aspirin, and have Hypertension.

We study 93,292 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,799 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.

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Lisinopril

Lisinopril (latest outcomes from 98,719 users) has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Weight gain

Weight gain (latest reports from 521,536 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 93,323 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 1,799 people (1.93%) have Weight Gain. They amount to 0.35% of all the 520,695 people who have Weight Gain on eHealthMe.

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 gain12.90%17.74%14.52%20.97%14.52%14.52%4.84%

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

FemaleMale
Weight gain60.25%39.75%

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%4.67%20.45%28.21%44.58%

Severity of Weight gain when taking Lisinopril ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Weight gain2.22%46.67%51.11%0.00%

How people recovered from Weight gain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Weight gain7.69%0.00%92.31%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (300 people, 16.68%)
  2. Depression (229 people, 12.73%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (135 people, 7.50%)
  4. Pain (124 people, 6.89%)
  5. Anxiety (115 people, 6.39%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (450 people, 25.01%)
  2. Lipitor (291 people, 16.18%)
  3. Lasix (279 people, 15.51%)
  4. Furosemide (263 people, 14.62%)
  5. Atenolol (217 people, 12.06%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • used Teva brand 10mg Lisinopril for 10+ years with no problems, pharmacy switched to Wokhardt brand Lisinopril in November 2012, began experiencing symptoms in late November 2012 that got steadily worse over time, I realized it was related to the timing of the new Lisinopril so I had the pharmacy switch brands to Lupin (have not been able to find Teva Brand again) Symptoms are less with Lupin brand but stll present.

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