Venlafaxine hydrochloride and Water retention - from FDA reports
Water retention is found among people who take Venlafaxine Hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Klonopin, and have Stress and anxiety . We study 3,938 people who have side effects while taking Venlafaxine hydrochloride from FDA. Among them, 8 have Water retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Water retention and more.
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Venlafaxine hydrochloride has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Venlafaxine hydrochloride 5,572 users)
Water retention has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 35,419 Water retention patients).
On Jan, 27, 2017
3,938 people reported to have side effects when taking Venlafaxine Hydrochloride.
Among them, 8 people (0.2%) have Water Retention
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Venlafaxine Hydrochloride when people have Water Retention *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Water Retention when taking Venlafaxine Hydrochloride *:
- female: 62.5 %
- male: 37.5 %
Age of people who have Water Retention when taking Venlafaxine Hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 28.57 %
- 50-59: 28.57 %
- 60+: 42.86 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (2 people, 25.00%)
- Supplementation Therapy (1 person, 12.50%)
- Sleep Disorder (1 person, 12.50%)
- Restless Leg Syndrome (1 person, 12.50%)
- Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (1 person, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Klonopin (2 people, 25.00%)
- Xyrem (1 person, 12.50%)
- Haloperidol (1 person, 12.50%)
- Bactrim (1 person, 12.50%)
- Asacol Hd (1 person, 12.50%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (3 people, 37.50%)
- Pain In Extremity (3 people, 37.50%)
- Pulmonary Embolism (2 people, 25.00%)
- Muscle Aches (2 people, 25.00%)
- Fatigue (2 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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