Review: could Venlafaxine cause Water retention?
Summary: Water retention could be caused by Venlafaxine, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Carbidopa, and have Narcolepsy.
We study 2,863 people who have side effects while taking Venlafaxine from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Water retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Water retention and more.
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Venlafaxine hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 3,514 users) has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Water retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) (latest reports from 89,050 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, primary pulmonary hypertension, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis.
On Apr, 8, 2014: 2,894 people reported to have side effects when taking Venlafaxine hydrochloride. Among them, 5 people (0.17%) have Water Retention. They amount to 0.01% of all the 88,751 people who have Water Retention on eHealthMe.
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%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||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%||25.00%||25.00%||50.00%||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, 20.00%)
- Restless legs syndrome (1 people, 20.00%)
- Bipolar disorder (1 people, 20.00%)
- High blood pressure (1 people, 20.00%)
- Birth control (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Carbidopa (1 people, 20.00%)
- Levodopa (1 people, 20.00%)
- Cephalexin (1 people, 20.00%)
- Topiramate (1 people, 20.00%)
- Pravastatin sodium (1 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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