Review: could Pramipexole Dihydrochloride cause Weight Gain?


Summary

Weight gain is found among people who take Pramipexole Dihydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lorazepam, and have Parkinson's disease . We study 2,358 people who have side effects while taking Pramipexole dihydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 44 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.

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Pramipexole Dihydrochloride

Pramipexole dihydrochloride has active ingredients of pramipexole dihydrochloride. It is often used in parkinson's disease. (latest outcomes from Pramipexole dihydrochloride 2,696 users)

Weight Gain

Weight gain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, rashes, oedema peripheral, memory loss, fatigue (latest reports from 114,276 Weight gain patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

2,358 people reported to have side effects when taking Pramipexole Dihydrochloride.
Among them, 44 people (1.87%) have Weight Gain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Pramipexole dihydrochloride cause Weight gain?

Time on Pramipexole Dihydrochloride when people have Weight Gain *:

  • < 1 month: 25.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 12.5 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 25.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 25.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 12.5 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Weight Gain when taking Pramipexole Dihydrochloride *:

  • female: 65.85 %
  • male: 34.15 %

Age of people who have Weight Gain when taking Pramipexole Dihydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 6.67 %
  • 30-39: 6.67 %
  • 40-49: 6.67 %
  • 50-59: 56.67 %
  • 60+: 23.33 %

Severity if Weight Gain when taking Pramipexole Dihydrochloride **:

  • least: 16.67 %
  • moderate: 16.67 %
  • severe: 50.0 %
  • most severe: 16.67 %

How people recovered from Weight Gain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Parkinson's Disease (14 people, 31.82%)
  • Neuropathy Peripheral (8 people, 18.18%)
  • Depression (8 people, 18.18%)
  • Granulocytopenia (7 people, 15.91%)
  • Fibromyalgia (7 people, 15.91%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lorazepam (13 people, 29.55%)
  • Effexor (12 people, 27.27%)
  • Cymbalta (11 people, 25.00%)
  • Voltaren (9 people, 20.45%)
  • Effexor Xr (9 people, 20.45%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Tremor (14 people, 31.82%)
  • Pain In Extremity (12 people, 27.27%)
  • Musculoskeletal Pain (12 people, 27.27%)
  • Fatigue (12 people, 27.27%)
  • Fall (12 people, 27.27%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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