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

We study 799 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

Rapaflo (latest outcomes from 927 users) has active ingredients of silodosin. It is often used in enlarged prostate.

Weight gain

Weight gain (latest reports from 528,152 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Oct, 25, 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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Comments from related studies:

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  • Did not notice until started Finasteride, but might have been slight with Rapaflo.

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  • From this study (11 hours ago):

  • I take 20 milligrams of Abilify with 20 mg. of celexa at night with Alprazolam throughout the day and at night to help me sleep. Since taking abilify over the past 10 years I have gained weight that I can't lose, I am always buying lottery tickets, and want to go to gamble obsessively. I also have compulsive behavior such as compulsive spending. I can leave my house with $100.00 to go get one thing and come back with no money and a bunch of stuff I didn't plan to get.

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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.

    Reply

    j on Oct, 21, 2014:

    If they are painful and around the jaw/neck, they may be swollen lymph nodes.

    Reply

    dzymay on Sep, 12, 2014:

    I have also noticed that I have been getting hard pimple like bumps on my face and neck. They never come to a head can be painful to touch and they get big like a boil but they don't go completely away they shrink down to where you can't notice the huge bump but when I rub my fingers over the area you can still feel a little bump under the skin almost like a cyst! What exactly are they and how can I stop getting them?

    Reply

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