Review: could Terazosin hydrochloride cause Weight gain - unintentional (Weight increased)?
Summary: Weight gain - unintentional is found among people who take Terazosin hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Furosemide, and have Hypertension.
We study 1,228 people who have side effects while taking Terazosin hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 17 have Weight gain - unintentional. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain - unintentional and more.
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Weight gain - unintentional
Weight gain - unintentional has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Weight gain - unintentional 75,856 patients)
On Dec, 2, 2014: 1,228 people reported to have side effects when taking Terazosin hydrochloride. Among them, 17 people (1.38%) have Weight Gain - Unintentional.
Time on Terazosin hydrochloride when people have Weight gain - unintentional * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Terazosin hydrochloride * :
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||12.50%||62.50% |
Severity of Weight gain - unintentional when taking Terazosin hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight gain - unintentional ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain - unintentional||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (3 people, 17.65%)
- Carcinoid syndrome (1 people, 5.88%)
- Multiple myeloma (1 people, 5.88%)
- Non-small cell lung cancer (1 people, 5.88%)
- Psychiatric symptom (1 people, 5.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (6 people, 35.29%)
- Aspirin (4 people, 23.53%)
- Clonidine (4 people, 23.53%)
- Atenolol (4 people, 23.53%)
- Pravastatin (3 people, 17.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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