Review: could Pramipexole dihydrochloride cause Weight gain (Weight increased)?
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 Effexor, and have Parkinson's disease.
We study 2,318 people who have side effects while taking Pramipexole dihydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 42 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.
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Pramipexole dihydrochloride has active ingredients of pramipexole dihydrochloride. It is often used in restless leg syndrome. (latest outcomes from 2,424 Pramipexole dihydrochloride users)
Weight gain has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 76,623 Weight gain patients)
On Mar, 5, 2015: 2,318 people reported to have side effects when taking Pramipexole dihydrochloride. Among them, 42 people (1.81%) have Weight Gain.
Time on Pramipexole dihydrochloride when people have Weight gain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight gain||28.57%||14.29%||0.00%||28.57%||14.29%||14.29%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Pramipexole dihydrochloride * :
|Weight gain||65.91%||34.09% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Pramipexole dihydrochloride * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||6.67%||6.67%||10.00%||56.67%||20.00% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Pramipexole dihydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain||16.67%||16.67%||50.00%||16.67% |
How people recovered from Weight gain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Parkinson's disease (17 people, 40.48%)
- Granulocytopenia (7 people, 16.67%)
- Fibromyalgia (7 people, 16.67%)
- Restless legs syndrome (7 people, 16.67%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (7 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Effexor (15 people, 35.71%)
- Lorazepam (15 people, 35.71%)
- Cymbalta (11 people, 26.19%)
- Acetaminophen (10 people, 23.81%)
- Voltaren (9 people, 21.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Bricanyl, Ventolin for a 51-year old man with Asthma. The patient has Weight Gain
- A study of drug interactions between Junel 1.5/30, Ferrous Fumarate, Abilify for a 20-year old woman with Birth Control, Iron Deficiency, Depression. The patient has High Blood Cholesterol, Iron Deficiency, Weight Gain
- A study of drug interactions between Omeprazole, Pramipexole Dihydrochloride, Meloxicam, Fentanyl-50 for a 75-year old man with Acid Reflux, Irritability, Cerebral Thrombosis, Sciatica. The patient has Neck Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Pramipexole Dihydrochloride, Amantadine Hydrochloride, Azilect for a 67-year old woman with Parkinson's Disease, Parkinsonism. The patient has Leg Pain
- A study of side effects of Prozac for a 50-year old woman with PMS. The patient has Weight Gain, Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Recent Pramipexole dihydrochloride related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Pramipexole Dihydrochloride, Quetiapine Fumarate, Temazepam, Diazepam, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride for a 53-year old woman who has Anxiety Depression M.e.
- Comparions of Carbidopa And Levodopa, Mirapex for a 55-year old woman who has Parkinson's Disease
- Comparions of Mirapex, Neurontin for a 44-year old man who has RLS
- Comparions of Entacapone, Azilect, Mirapex, Carbidopa And Levodopa for a 68-year old man who has Parkinsons
- Comparions of Mirapex, Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride for a 57-year old woman who has Restless Leg Syndrome
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