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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.
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Rapaflo (latest outcomes from 926 users) has active ingredients of silodosin. It is often used in enlarged prostate.
Weight gain (latest reports from 527,968 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.
Time on Rapaflo 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%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Rapaflo * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||33.33%||50.00% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Rapaflo ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight gain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (1 people, 16.67%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (1 people, 16.67%)
- Prostatic disorder (1 people, 16.67%)
- Headache (1 people, 16.67%)
- Prostatomegaly (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel xr (2 people, 33.33%)
- Allopurinol (2 people, 33.33%)
- Vistaril (1 people, 16.67%)
- Ascorbic acid (1 people, 16.67%)
- Dynacirc-sr (1 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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