Review: could Magnesium oxide cause Weight loss?
Summary: Weight loss is found among people who take Magnesium oxide, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Diabetes. We study 4,681 people who have side effects while taking Magnesium oxide from FDA and social media. Among them, 27 have Weight loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight loss and more.
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Magnesium oxide has active ingredients of magnesium. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from 4,782 Magnesium oxide users)
Weight loss has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 20,334 Weight loss patients)
On May, 6, 2015: 4,681 people reported to have side effects when taking Magnesium oxide. Among them, 27 people (0.58%) have Weight Loss.
Time on Magnesium oxide when people have Weight loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight loss||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Magnesium oxide * :
|Weight loss||85.19%||14.81% |
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Magnesium oxide * :
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||44.44%||11.11%||11.11% |
Severity of Weight loss when taking Magnesium oxide ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight loss||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (13 people, 48.15%)
- Metastatic neoplasm (12 people, 44.44%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (12 people, 44.44%)
- Hypersensitivity (7 people, 25.93%)
- Hypertension (6 people, 22.22%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (25 people, 92.59%)
- Insulin (21 people, 77.78%)
- Novolog (19 people, 70.37%)
- Levaquin (18 people, 66.67%)
- Ambien (18 people, 66.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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