Review: could Phentermine cause Mitral Valve Prolapse?


Mitral valve prolapse is found among people who take Phentermine, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old also take medication Pondimin, and have Diabetes mellitus . We study 11,184 people who have side effects while taking Phentermine from FDA and social media. Among them, 65 have Mitral valve prolapse. Find out below who they are, when they have Mitral valve prolapse and more.

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Phentermine has active ingredients of phentermine hydrochloride. It is often used in weight loss. (latest outcomes from Phentermine 14,302 users)

Mitral Valve Prolapse

Mitral valve prolapse (heart's mitral valve doesn't work well) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, depression, multiple myeloma, high blood pressure (latest reports from 3,934 Mitral valve prolapse patients).

On Oct, 24, 2016

11,184 people reported to have side effects when taking Phentermine.
Among them, 65 people (0.58%) have Mitral Valve Prolapse

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Phentermine cause Mitral valve prolapse?

Gender of people who have Mitral Valve Prolapse when taking Phentermine *:

  • female: 92.31 %
  • male: 7.69 %

Age of people who have Mitral Valve Prolapse when taking Phentermine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 8.33 %
  • 30-39: 20.83 %
  • 40-49: 37.5 %
  • 50-59: 20.83 %
  • 60+: 12.5 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Diabetes Mellitus (2 people, 3.08%)
  • Weight Control (1 person, 1.54%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Pondimin (44 people, 67.69%)
  • Redux (17 people, 26.15%)
  • Fastin (17 people, 26.15%)
  • Fenfluramine (9 people, 13.85%)
  • Synthroid (6 people, 9.23%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Mitral Valve Incompetence (34 people, 52.31%)
  • Dyspnoea Nos (22 people, 33.85%)
  • Tricuspid Valve Incompetence (21 people, 32.31%)
  • Valvular Heart Disease Nos (20 people, 30.77%)
  • Aortic Valve Incompetence (17 people, 26.15%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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