Methylprednisolone and Weight gain - unintentional - from FDA reports
Weight gain - unintentional is found among people who take Methylprednisolone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Acetaminophen, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 22,907 people who have side effects while taking Methylprednisolone from FDA. Among them, 328 have Weight gain - unintentional. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain - unintentional and more.
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Methylprednisolone has active ingredients of methylprednisolone. It is often used in inflammation. (latest outcomes from Methylprednisolone 24,000 users)
Weight Gain - Unintentional
Weight gain - unintentional has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 118,299 Weight gain - unintentional patients).
On Feb, 02, 2017
22,907 people reported to have side effects when taking Methylprednisolone.
Among them, 328 people (1.43%) have Weight Gain - Unintentional
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Methylprednisolone when people have Weight Gain - Unintentional *:
- < 1 month: 81.25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 9.38 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.12 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.12 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.12 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Weight Gain - Unintentional when taking Methylprednisolone *:
- female: 66.01 %
- male: 33.99 %
Age of people who have Weight Gain - Unintentional when taking Methylprednisolone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 4.02 %
- 10-19: 9.24 %
- 20-29: 5.62 %
- 30-39: 18.07 %
- 40-49: 21.69 %
- 50-59: 14.06 %
- 60+: 27.31 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (44 people, 13.41%)
- Pain (29 people, 8.84%)
- Depression (26 people, 7.93%)
- Sleep Apnoea Syndrome (22 people, 6.71%)
- Kidney Transplant (20 people, 6.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Acetaminophen (68 people, 20.73%)
- Prednisone (60 people, 18.29%)
- Ativan (51 people, 15.55%)
- Methotrexate (50 people, 15.24%)
- Rituxan (47 people, 14.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (90 people, 27.44%)
- Pain (83 people, 25.30%)
- Breathing Difficulty (77 people, 23.48%)
- Stress And Anxiety (73 people, 22.26%)
- Headache (70 people, 21.34%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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