Related topic: Prempro, Weight gain - unintentional
Review: could Prempro cause Weight gain - unintentional?
Summary: Weight gain - unintentional could be caused by Prempro, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, 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, 436 have Weight gain - unintentional. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain - unintentional and more.
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Prempro (latest outcomes from 37,623 users) has active ingredients of estrogens, conjugated; medroxyprogesterone acetate. It is often used in menopause.
Weight gain - unintentional
Weight gain - unintentional (latest reports from 521,642 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 37,479 people reported to have side effects when taking Prempro. Among them, 436 people (1.16%) have Weight Gain - Unintentional. They amount to 0.08% of all the 520,760 people who have Weight Gain - Unintentional on eHealthMe.
Time on Prempro 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||5.48%||5.48%||15.07%||13.70%||13.70%||20.55%||26.03% |
Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Prempro * :
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.92%||16.16%||50.96%||30.96% |
Severity of Weight gain - unintentional when taking Prempro ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight gain - unintentional ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hormone replacement therapy (72 people, 16.51%)
- Menopausal symptoms (34 people, 7.80%)
- Depression (31 people, 7.11%)
- Osteoporosis (28 people, 6.42%)
- Hypothyroidism (23 people, 5.28%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Premarin (73 people, 16.74%)
- Fosamax (49 people, 11.24%)
- Lipitor (42 people, 9.63%)
- Provera (39 people, 8.94%)
- Synthroid (38 people, 8.72%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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