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Review: could Prempro cause Fluid retention?

Summary: Fluid retention could be caused by Prempro, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take Premarin, and have Hormone replacement therapy.

We study 37,479 people who have side effects while taking Prempro from FDA and social media. Among them, 79 have Fluid retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Fluid retention and more.

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Prempro

Prempro (latest outcomes from 37,623 users) has active ingredients of estrogens, conjugated; medroxyprogesterone acetate. It is often used in menopause.

Fluid retention

Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) (latest reports from 89,072 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, primary pulmonary hypertension, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis.

On Apr, 12, 2014: 37,479 people reported to have side effects when taking Prempro. Among them, 79 people (0.21%) have Fluid Retention. They amount to 0.09% of all the 88,842 people who have Fluid Retention on eHealthMe.

Trend of Fluid retention in Prempro reports

Time on Prempro when people have Fluid retention * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Fluid retention0.00%5.26%10.53%0.00%5.26%42.11%36.84%

Age of people who have Fluid retention when taking Prempro * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fluid retention0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.54%10.77%46.15%41.54%

Severity of Fluid retention when taking Prempro ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Fluid retention ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hormone replacement therapy (14 people, 17.72%)
  2. Hot flush (7 people, 8.86%)
  3. Urinary incontinence (5 people, 6.33%)
  4. Hypertension (5 people, 6.33%)
  5. Rheumatoid arthritis (5 people, 6.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Premarin (16 people, 20.25%)
  2. Vioxx (12 people, 15.19%)
  3. Provera (7 people, 8.86%)
  4. Folic acid (6 people, 7.59%)
  5. Motrin (5 people, 6.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (4 weeks ago):

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  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • I started taking prempro on 2/20/14 during the week I noticed increased fatigue and muscle/joint pain. Yesterday 2/28/14. The pain was so bad. My hips and sharp shooting pain down the front of my thighs. I also feel down more than I had.

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