Review: could Venlafaxine hydrochloride cause Water retention (Fluid Retention)?
Summary: Water retention is found among people who take Venlafaxine hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Carbidopa, and have Narcolepsy.
We study 2,977 people who have side effects while taking Venlafaxine hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 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 3,647 Venlafaxine hydrochloride users)
Water retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 18,438 Water retention patients)
On Apr, 12, 2015: 2,977 people reported to have side effects when taking Venlafaxine hydrochloride. Among them, 6 people (0.20%) have Water Retention.
Time on Venlafaxine hydrochloride when people have Water retention * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Water retention||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Water retention when taking Venlafaxine hydrochloride * :
|Water retention||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||40.00%||40.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Water retention when taking Venlafaxine hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Water retention||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Water retention ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Water retention||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Narcolepsy (1 people, 16.67%)
- Restless legs syndrome (1 people, 16.67%)
- Bipolar disorder (1 people, 16.67%)
- Depression (1 people, 16.67%)
- Birth control (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Carbidopa (1 people, 16.67%)
- Levodopa (1 people, 16.67%)
- Cephalexin (1 people, 16.67%)
- Topiramate (1 people, 16.67%)
- Pravastatin sodium (1 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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