Review: could Valium cause Weight loss?
Summary: Weight loss is found among people who take Valium, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Seroquel, and have Stress and anxiety.
We study 20,056 people who have side effects while taking Valium from FDA and social media. Among them, 137 have Weight loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight loss and more.
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Valium has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 21,823 Valium users)
Weight loss has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 20,246 Weight loss patients)
On Jan, 13, 2015: 20,050 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium. Among them, 132 people (0.66%) 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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