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Review: could Phentermine cause Weight gain (Weight increased)?

Summary: Weight gain is found among people who take Phentermine, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Pondimin, and have Depression.

We study 10,959 people who have side effects while taking Phentermine from FDA and social media. Among them, 85 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.

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Phentermine

Phentermine (latest outcomes from 12,995 users) has active ingredients of phentermine hydrochloride. It is often used in obesity.

Trend of phentermine reports

Weight gain

Weight gain (latest reports from 75,856 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.

Trend of Weight gain reports

On Nov, 25, 2014: 10,959 people reported to have side effects when taking Phentermine. Among them, 85 people (0.78%) have Weight Gain.

Trend of Weight gain in Phentermine reports

Time on Phentermine when people have Weight gain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight gain10.00%30.00%10.00%20.00%10.00%20.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Phentermine * :

FemaleMale
Weight gain87.21%12.79%

Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Phentermine * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight gain0.00%0.00%1.67%10.00%20.00%38.33%28.33%1.67%

Severity of Weight gain when taking Phentermine ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Weight gain10.00%40.00%30.00%20.00%

How people recovered from Weight gain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Weight gain0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (12 people, 14.12%)
  2. Pain (9 people, 10.59%)
  3. Fibromyalgia (5 people, 5.88%)
  4. Hypothyroidism (4 people, 4.71%)
  5. Insomnia (4 people, 4.71%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Pondimin (28 people, 32.94%)
  2. Prozac (19 people, 22.35%)
  3. Zoloft (15 people, 17.65%)
  4. Xenical (14 people, 16.47%)
  5. Redux (14 people, 16.47%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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