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Review: could Vancomycin hydrochloride cause Weight gain (Weight increased)?

Summary: Weight gain is found among people who take Vancomycin hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Acyclovir, and have Diabetes mellitus.

We study 2,335 people who have side effects while taking Vancomycin hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 22 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.

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Vancomycin hydrochloride

Vancomycin hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 2,403 users) has active ingredients of vancomycin hydrochloride. It is often used in mrsa infection.

Trend of vancomycin hydrochloride reports

Weight gain

Weight gain (latest reports from 75,856 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.

Trend of Weight gain reports

On Nov, 26, 2014: 2,335 people reported to have side effects when taking Vancomycin hydrochloride. Among them, 22 people (0.94%) have Weight Gain.

Trend of Weight gain in Vancomycin hydrochloride reports

Time on Vancomycin hydrochloride when people have Weight gain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight gain100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Vancomycin hydrochloride * :

FemaleMale
Weight gain39.13%60.87%

Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Vancomycin hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight gain5.26%5.26%10.53%21.05%0.00%10.53%21.05%26.32%

Severity of Weight gain when taking Vancomycin hydrochloride ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Weight gain0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Weight gain ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Diabetes mellitus (4 people, 18.18%)
  2. Aspergillosis (4 people, 18.18%)
  3. Prophylaxis (3 people, 13.64%)
  4. Hypomagnesaemia (2 people, 9.09%)
  5. Sleep disorder (2 people, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Acyclovir (8 people, 36.36%)
  2. Lasix (7 people, 31.82%)
  3. Fluconazole (7 people, 31.82%)
  4. Famotidine (6 people, 27.27%)
  5. Morphine (6 people, 27.27%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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