Review: could Lisinopril cause Weight gain?
We study 93,496 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,803 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.
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Lisinopril (latest outcomes from 98,929 users) has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Weight gain (latest reports from 527,495 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 11, 2014: 93,470 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 1,802 people (1.93%) have Weight Gain. They amount to 0.34% of all the 527,394 people who have Weight Gain on eHealthMe.
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||12.31%||16.92%||13.85%||23.08%||15.38%||13.85%||4.62% |
Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Lisinopril * :
|Weight gain||60.32%||39.68% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Lisinopril * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.13%||0.72%||1.25%||4.66%||20.47%||28.28%||44.49% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Lisinopril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain||2.08%||45.83%||52.08%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight gain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain||6.25%||0.00%||93.75% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (300 people, 16.65%)
- Depression (230 people, 12.76%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (135 people, 7.49%)
- Pain (124 people, 6.88%)
- Anxiety (115 people, 6.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (450 people, 24.97%)
- Lipitor (291 people, 16.15%)
- Lasix (279 people, 15.48%)
- Furosemide (264 people, 14.65%)
- Atenolol (217 people, 12.04%)
* 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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