Review: could Progesterone cause Weight gain?
We study 4,279 people who have side effects while taking Progesterone from FDA and social media. Among them, 101 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.
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Progesterone (latest outcomes from 4,458 users) has active ingredients of progesterone. It is often used in menopause.
Weight gain (latest reports from 527,145 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 21, 2014: 4,276 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone. Among them, 101 people (2.36%) have Weight Gain. They amount to 0.02% of all the 527,095 people who have Weight Gain on eHealthMe.
Time on Progesterone 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||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||0.00%||37.50%||0.00%||12.50% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Progesterone * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||6.98%||16.28%||19.77%||45.35%||11.63% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Progesterone ** :
|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 * :
- Depression (16 people, 15.84%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (6 people, 5.94%)
- Hypothyroidism (6 people, 5.94%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (5 people, 4.95%)
- Pain (5 people, 4.95%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Calcium (13 people, 12.87%)
- Estradiol (12 people, 11.88%)
- Premarin (11 people, 10.89%)
- Humira (11 people, 10.89%)
- Enbrel (9 people, 8.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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