eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized

FDA and Social Media, Personalized


Advanced tools       Explore eHealthMe

Home > Taxol > Weight gain > Taxol and Weight gain

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

We study 21,489 people who have side effects while taking Taxol from FDA and social media. Among them, 137 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.

Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Taxol and have Weight gain >>>

Taxol

Taxol (latest outcomes from 21,580 users) has active ingredients of paclitaxel. It is often used in breast cancer.

Weight gain

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, 15, 2014: 21,488 people reported to have side effects when taking Taxol. Among them, 137 people (0.64%) have Weight Gain.

Trend of Weight gain in Taxol reports

Time on Taxol when people have Weight gain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight gain50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Taxol * :

FemaleMale
Weight gain91.37%8.63%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight gain0.00%0.00%1.64%0.00%23.77%28.69%29.51%16.39%

Severity of Weight gain when taking Taxol ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Weight gain ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Breast cancer (39 people, 28.47%)
  2. Metastases to bone (34 people, 24.82%)
  3. Pain (27 people, 19.71%)
  4. Anxiety (21 people, 15.33%)
  5. Depression (20 people, 14.60%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (86 people, 62.77%)
  2. Tamoxifen citrate (52 people, 37.96%)
  3. Decadron (47 people, 34.31%)
  4. Herceptin (46 people, 33.58%)
  5. Ativan (44 people, 32.12%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Weight Gain while taking Taxol?

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Taxol and have Weight Gain
- support group for people who take Taxol
- support group for people who have Weight Gain

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (5 days ago):

  • Is it possible to develop a gluten intolerance from one or a combination of the above medications?

    Reply

  • From this study (6 days ago):


  • chronic fatigue


    daily constant headache


    continuing cyanosis (nobody seems to tell me why....!)


    weight gain


    bloating of tummy area and waistline


    swollen and tender breasts (at sides)


    severe acid reflux


    tingling / burning sensation in my feet when I shower


    poor memory / concentration


    'tightness' of jaw / swollen glands in neck


    brown spots which appear then disappear at random


    backache (upper back)


    when I blow my nose my right eye bulges and waters (random... I know but I'm just listing everything strange which has recently developed)


    vision has decreased


    decreased urine output


    constant diarrhoea

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Taxol, Weight gain

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Lyrica varied widely
    I was prescribed Lyrica for treatment of chronic pain. It was ineffective, but it knocked out the symptoms of interstitial. However, it also caused rapid weight gain (I went from 110 to 130 lbs. in just a few weeks) and my ankles started to swell. The pain doctor advised me to discontinue the dru ...

  • Crestor side effects
    I'm a vegetarian all my life , very athletic, I work out a lot , I run. In the last year or two My cholesterol seems to go high, my primary Doctor knows that I go for the healthy stuff so he advice a couple of things. But unfortunately nothing woks so he put me on Crestor, it has been a really bad e ...

  • Depo provera overdose
    Dr acidentially gave me something like 9 times the normal dose of depo provera. My life has been miserable! I have fought excessive weight gain, infertility, severe cellulite, and acne for 20 years.

More reviews for: Taxol, Weight gain

On eHealthMe, Taxol (paclitaxel) is often used for breast cancer. Find out below the conditions Taxol is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Taxol used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

44 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Depo-provera for a 27-year old woman who has Birth Control (15 minutes ago)

- Levothyroxine Sodium for a 55-year old woman who has Hypothyroidism (2 hours ago)

- Carbamazepine for a 68-year old woman who has Keppra (2 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Methotrexate and Loss Of Libido

- Ringing In The Ears and Effexor

- Moringa and Breast Enlargement

- Abnormal Dreams and Depression

- Ritalin and Bronchospasm

 

Recent user comments

- "Esophagitis gastritis for years, scope every five yea ... " (11 hours ago)

- "hypertension difficult to control; toprol augmented w ... " (13 hours ago)

- "i have night chest tightness,,, cough,, seeded medica ... " (14 hours ago)

 

Recent searches

- Enbrel
- Progesterone Increased
- Metoprolol Tartrate
- Salvia Divinorum
- Yam

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.