Review: could Questran light cause Weight loss - unintentional?
This is a review of Weight loss - unintentional (Weight Decreased) by studying 140 people who take Questran light. We analyze: the time on Questran light when people have Weight loss - unintentional, gender and age of these people, the severity of Weight loss - unintentional, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Questran light. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Questran light (latest outcomes from 147 users) has active ingredients of cholestyramine. Commonly reported side effects of Questran light include nausea, flatulence, abdominal pain, constipation, muscle aches.
Weight loss - unintentional
Weight loss - unintentional (latest reports from 552,262 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, pain.
On Feb, 23, 2014: 140 people reported to have side effects when taking Questran light. Among them, 9 people (6.43%) have Weight Loss - Unintentional.
Time on Questran light when people have Weight loss - unintentional * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight loss - unintentional||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight loss - unintentional when taking Questran light * :
|Weight loss - unintentional||70.00%||30.00% |
Age of people who have Weight loss - unintentional when taking Questran light * :
|Weight loss - unintentional||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||28.57%||57.14% |
Severity of Weight loss - unintentional when taking Questran light ** :
How people recovered from Weight loss - unintentional ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Fungal infection (3 people, 33.33%)
- Multiple allergies (3 people, 33.33%)
- Insomnia (3 people, 33.33%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (3 people, 33.33%)
- Nausea (3 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Allegra (6 people, 66.67%)
- Synthroid (6 people, 66.67%)
- Lisinopril (6 people, 66.67%)
- Flovent (6 people, 66.67%)
- Vitamin e (6 people, 66.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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