Msm and Weight gain - from FDA reports
Weight gain is found among people who take Msm, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Fish Oil, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Weight gain with Msm. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 447 people who have side effects when taking Msm from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 20, 2017
447 people reported to have side effects when taking Msm.
Among them, 9 people (2.01%) have Weight gain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Msm when people have Weight gain *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 100 %
Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Msm *:
- female: 88.89 %
- male: 11.11 %
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Msm *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 66.67 %
- 60+: 33.33 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (5 people, 55.56%)
- Narcolepsy (2 people, 22.22%)
- Cataplexy (2 people, 22.22%)
- Blood Iron Decreased (2 people, 22.22%)
- Neuralgia (1 person, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Fish Oil (5 people, 55.56%)
- Vitamin C (4 people, 44.44%)
- Magnesium (4 people, 44.44%)
- Xeljanz (3 people, 33.33%)
- Vitamin B12 (3 people, 33.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Oedema Peripheral (3 people, 33.33%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (3 people, 33.33%)
- Oropharyngeal Pain (2 people, 22.22%)
- Drug Ineffective (2 people, 22.22%)
- Blood Iron Decreased (2 people, 22.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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