Review: could Prazosin cause Weight gain - unintentional?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 4.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 271 people who take Prazosin. Among them, 4 have Weight gain - unintentional. See who they are, when they have Weight gain - unintentional and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Prazosin hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 368 users) has active ingredients of prazosin hydrochloride. It is often used in post-traumatic stress disorder, nightmares. Commonly reported side effects of Prazosin hydrochloride include renal failure acute, haemoglobin decreased, chest pain, dizziness, breathing - slowed or stopped.
Weight gain - unintentional
Weight gain - unintentional (latest reports from 509,918 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, acupuncture and pain.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 271 people reported to have side effects when taking Prazosin hydrochloride. Among them, 4 people (1.48%) have Weight Gain - Unintentional. They amount to 0.00% of all the 509,145 people who have Weight Gain - Unintentional.
Time on Prazosin hydrochloride when people have Weight gain - unintentional * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Prazosin hydrochloride * :
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Weight gain - unintentional when taking Prazosin hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
How people recovered from Weight gain - unintentional ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Crohn's disease (3 people, 75.00%)
- Sexual aversion (1 people, 25.00%)
- Sexual abuse (1 people, 25.00%)
- Anxiety disorder (1 people, 25.00%)
- Chronic depression (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (3 people, 75.00%)
- Promethazine (3 people, 75.00%)
- Megace (3 people, 75.00%)
- Prednisone (3 people, 75.00%)
- Cimzia (3 people, 75.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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