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Review: could Prolia cause High cholesterol (High Blood Cholesterol)?

Summary: High cholesterol is found among people who take Prolia, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Vitamin d, and have Osteoporosis post-menopausal.

We study 5,805 people who have side effects while taking Prolia from FDA and social media. Among them, 52 have High cholesterol. Find out below who they are, when they have High cholesterol and more.

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Prolia

Prolia has active ingredients of denosumab. It is often used in osteoporosis. (latest outcomes from 5,841 Prolia users)

High cholesterol

High cholesterol has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia. (latest reports from 171,803 High cholesterol patients)

On Feb, 25, 2015: 5,805 people reported to have side effects when taking Prolia. Among them, 52 people (0.90%) have High Cholesterol.

Trend of High cholesterol in Prolia reports

Time on Prolia when people have High cholesterol * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
High cholesterol0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have High cholesterol when taking Prolia * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
High cholesterol0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%2.94%17.65%79.41%

Severity of High cholesterol when taking Prolia ** :

n/a

How people recovered from High cholesterol ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis postmenopausal (32 people, 61.54%)
  2. Rheumatoid arthritis (9 people, 17.31%)
  3. Osteoporosis (7 people, 13.46%)
  4. Blood cholesterol increased (3 people, 5.77%)
  5. Neuralgia (1 people, 1.92%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vitamin d (9 people, 17.31%)
  2. Methotrexate (8 people, 15.38%)
  3. Calcium (7 people, 13.46%)
  4. Calcium carbonate (7 people, 13.46%)
  5. Enbrel (7 people, 13.46%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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