Review: could Valium cause Weight loss?
This is a review of Weight loss by studying 19,911 people who take Valium. We analyze: the time on Valium when people have Weight loss, gender and age of these people, the severity of Weight loss, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Valium. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Valium (latest outcomes from 21,743 users) has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Valium include nausea aggravated, nausea, depression, pain exacerbated, stress and anxiety.
Weight loss (latest reports from 95,911 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.
On Mar, 1, 2014: 19,149 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium. Among them, 132 people (0.69%) have Weight Loss.
Time on Valium when people have Weight loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight loss||10.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||60.00%||30.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Valium * :
|Weight loss||59.15%||40.85% |
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Valium * :
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.72%||1.44%||15.11%||35.97%||29.50%||17.27% |
Severity of Weight loss when taking Valium ** :
How people recovered from Weight loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (40 people, 30.30%)
- Bipolar disorder (38 people, 28.79%)
- Depression (37 people, 28.03%)
- Insomnia (16 people, 12.12%)
- Schizophrenia (15 people, 11.36%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (70 people, 53.03%)
- Xanax (43 people, 32.58%)
- Risperdal (41 people, 31.06%)
- Zoloft (35 people, 26.52%)
- Celexa (28 people, 21.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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