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 47,108 people who have side effects when taking Spironolactone from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 21, 2017
47,108 people reported to have side effects when taking Spironolactone.
Among them, 169 people (0.36%) 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: 57.49 %
- male: 42.51 %
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Spironolactone *:
- 0-1: 0.75 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 4.51 %
- 30-39: 8.27 %
- 40-49: 18.05 %
- 50-59: 20.3 %
- 60+: 48.12 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (18 people, 10.65%)
- Diabetes (12 people, 7.10%)
- Depression (12 people, 7.10%)
- Procedural Pain (10 people, 5.92%)
- Partial Seizures (10 people, 5.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Furosemide (81 people, 47.93%)
- Lisinopril (60 people, 35.50%)
- Digoxin (52 people, 30.77%)
- Lasix (45 people, 26.63%)
- Atenolol (42 people, 24.85%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (58 people, 34.32%)
- Cardiac Failure Congestive (58 people, 34.32%)
- Back Pain (56 people, 33.14%)
- Fatigue (55 people, 32.54%)
- Pain (49 people, 28.99%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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i forgot to add to my post that I believe my weight loss of 20 lbs over the last 5 years is from the temazepam. Any suggestions or comments, I am very thin, and cannot gain weight, especially the weight i lost.
I am 27 and have been on Bactrim for about 7 weeks due to a Staph Infection after a Felon in my finger. I have lost 25lbs in this time and it is starting to worry me. I haven't weighed 175lb since the 7th grade. Anyone have any insight or experiences like this on Bactrim?
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I take 2 spironolactone per day since Feb. It has helped to balance my blood pressure. The only ptoblem is, dry throat. This is particularly hard for me because I am a musical performer and teacher. I sing 3 hours per day on the average and I'm 60 years old. I want to keep my voice...and I like ...
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hi I have been on Temazepan for the last 5 years, 25 milligrams. I am thinking of going off it. I have tried twice without success. Any suggestons, or better substitutes. I am an active 82 year old female