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Related topic: Prolia, High cholesterol

Review: could Prolia cause High cholesterol?

Summary: High cholesterol could be caused by Prolia, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Vitamin d, and have Osteoporosis postmenopausal.

We study 5,780 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 (latest outcomes from 5,813 users) has active ingredients of denosumab. It is often used in osteoporosis.

High cholesterol

High cholesterol (latest reports from 446,974 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia, pain.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 5,775 people reported to have side effects when taking Prolia. Among them, 52 people (0.90%) have High Cholesterol. They amount to 0.01% of all the 446,392 people who have High Cholesterol on eHealthMe.

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. Fibromyalgia (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. Enbrel (7 people, 13.46%)
  4. Calcium carbonate (7 people, 13.46%)
  5. Calcium (7 people, 13.46%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (16 hours ago):

  • increase in triglyceride and lower hdl

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  • From this study (1 day ago):

  • I have been experiencing sweating.
    My choleterol is high
    T3 levels are 69

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  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Recently began taking Prolia. First week no symptoms. Second week experienced nausea in the morning, lasting through afternoon. Began taking a natural remedy for indigestion and it does help some. I rarely experience nausea, not even during four pregnancies.

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