Spironolactone and Weight loss - from FDA reports
Weight loss is found among people who take Spironolactone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Furosemide, and have Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Weight loss with Spironolactone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 45,238 people who have side effects when taking Spironolactone from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 22, 2017
45,238 people reported to have side effects when taking Spironolactone.
Among them, 166 people (0.37%) have Weight Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Spironolactone when people have Weight Loss *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Weight Loss when taking Spironolactone *:
- female: 57.32 %
- male: 42.68 %
Age of people who have Weight Loss when taking Spironolactone *:
- 0-1: 0.76 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 4.55 %
- 30-39: 8.33 %
- 40-49: 18.18 %
- 50-59: 19.7 %
- 60+: 48.48 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (18 people, 10.84%)
- Diabetes (12 people, 7.23%)
- Depression (12 people, 7.23%)
- High Blood Pressure (11 people, 6.63%)
- Procedural Pain (10 people, 6.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Furosemide (81 people, 48.80%)
- Lisinopril (60 people, 36.14%)
- Digoxin (52 people, 31.33%)
- Lasix (43 people, 25.90%)
- Atenolol (42 people, 25.30%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (58 people, 34.94%)
- Cardiac Failure Congestive (57 people, 34.34%)
- Back Pain (56 people, 33.73%)
- Fatigue (55 people, 33.13%)
- Pain (49 people, 29.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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