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Review: could Rapaflo cause Weight gain (Weight increased)?

We study 796 people who have side effects while taking Rapaflo from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.

Rapaflo

Rapaflo (latest outcomes from 925 users) has active ingredients of silodosin. It is often used in enlarged prostate.

Weight gain

Weight gain (latest reports from 527,847 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Sep, 19, 2014: 796 people reported to have side effects when taking Rapaflo. Among them, 6 people (0.75%) have Weight Gain.

Trend of Weight gain in Rapaflo reports

Time on Rapaflo when people have Weight gain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight gain0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Rapaflo * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight gain0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%16.67%33.33%50.00%

Severity of Weight gain when taking Rapaflo ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Weight gain0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Weight gain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Weight gain0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (1 people, 16.67%)
  2. Smoking cessation therapy (1 people, 16.67%)
  3. Prostatic disorder (1 people, 16.67%)
  4. Headache (1 people, 16.67%)
  5. Prostatomegaly (1 people, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Seroquel xr (2 people, 33.33%)
  2. Allopurinol (2 people, 33.33%)
  3. Vistaril (1 people, 16.67%)
  4. Ascorbic acid (1 people, 16.67%)
  5. Dynacirc-sr (1 people, 16.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (4 days ago):

  • Acne isn't severe in that it is vast, but what I do get is large spots that resemble whiteheads, but deep beneath the surface. They stick around for months without ever changing or coming to a head. Sometimes they itch.

    My idea of severe weight gain: 25lbs in 6 weeks.

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