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Review: could Magnesium oxide cause Weight loss - unintentional (Weight Decreased)?

Summary: Weight loss - unintentional is found among people who take Magnesium oxide, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.

We study 4,680 people who have side effects while taking Magnesium oxide from FDA and social media. Among them, 132 have Weight loss - unintentional. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight loss - unintentional and more.

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Magnesium oxide

Magnesium oxide has active ingredients of magnesium. It is often used in hypomagnesemia. (latest outcomes from 4,781 Magnesium oxide users)

Weight loss - unintentional

Weight loss - unintentional has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis, depression, pain, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 91,556 Weight loss - unintentional patients)

On Mar, 4, 2015: 4,680 people reported to have side effects when taking Magnesium oxide. Among them, 132 people (2.82%) have Weight Loss - Unintentional.

Trend of Weight loss - unintentional in Magnesium oxide reports

Time on Magnesium oxide when people have Weight loss - unintentional * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight loss - unintentional100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Weight loss - unintentional when taking Magnesium oxide * :

FemaleMale
Weight loss - unintentional49.62%50.38%

Age of people who have Weight loss - unintentional when taking Magnesium oxide * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight loss - unintentional0.00%0.00%1.74%6.96%1.74%13.04%27.83%48.70%

Severity of Weight loss - unintentional when taking Magnesium oxide ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Weight loss - unintentional ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (26 people, 19.70%)
  2. Hypertension (23 people, 17.42%)
  3. Constipation (20 people, 15.15%)
  4. Insomnia (14 people, 10.61%)
  5. Depression (12 people, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (56 people, 42.42%)
  2. Aspirin (56 people, 42.42%)
  3. Prednisone (51 people, 38.64%)
  4. Lasix (46 people, 34.85%)
  5. Aredia (46 people, 34.85%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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