Review: could Livalo cause Weight gain?
This is a review of Weight gain (Weight increased) by studying 1,921 people who take Livalo. We analyze: the time on Livalo 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 Livalo. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Livalo (latest outcomes from 1,627 users) has active ingredients of pitavastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. Commonly reported side effects of Livalo include rhabdomyolysis, hepatic function abnormal, rashes, blood creatine phosphokinase increased, anaemia.
Weight gain (latest reports from 512,060 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, acupuncture and pain.
On Feb, 11, 2014: 1,573 people reported to have side effects when taking Livalo. Among them, 6 people (0.38%) have Weight Gain.
Time on Livalo 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||66.67%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Livalo * :
|Weight gain||66.67%||33.33% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Livalo * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||40.00%||0.00%||20.00%||40.00% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Livalo ** :
How people recovered from Weight gain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (2 people, 33.33%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (1 people, 16.67%)
- Blood cholesterol (1 people, 16.67%)
- Pain (1 people, 16.67%)
- Arthralgia (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (2 people, 33.33%)
- Digoxin (2 people, 33.33%)
- Aldactone (2 people, 33.33%)
- Blopress (2 people, 33.33%)
- Lantus (2 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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