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

Summary: Weight gain is found among people who take Livalo, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Lasix, and have Type 2 diabetes mellitus.

We study 1,931 people who have side effects while taking Livalo from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.

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Livalo

Livalo (latest outcomes from 1,991 users) has active ingredients of pitavastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Trend of livalo reports

Weight gain

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

Trend of Weight gain reports

On Nov, 28, 2014: 1,931 people reported to have side effects when taking Livalo. Among them, 8 people (0.41%) have Weight Gain.

Trend of Weight gain in Livalo reports

Time on Livalo when people have Weight gain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight gain40.00%0.00%60.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

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

FemaleMale
Weight gain50.00%50.00%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight gain0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%28.57%0.00%14.29%57.14%

Severity of Weight gain when taking Livalo ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Weight gain ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (2 people, 25.00%)
  2. Blood cholesterol (1 people, 12.50%)
  3. Hypertension (1 people, 12.50%)
  4. Rheumatoid arthritis (1 people, 12.50%)
  5. Arthralgia (1 people, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (2 people, 25.00%)
  2. Digoxin (2 people, 25.00%)
  3. Aldactone (2 people, 25.00%)
  4. Blopress (2 people, 25.00%)
  5. Lantus (2 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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