Review: could Zyprexa cause Lose Weight?


Lose weight is found among people who take Zyprexa, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 44,274 people who have side effects while taking Zyprexa from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,205 have Lose weight. Find out below who they are, when they have Lose weight and more.

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Zyprexa has active ingredients of olanzapine. It is often used in schizophrenia. (latest outcomes from Zyprexa 45,025 users)

Lose Weight

Lose weight has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, abdominal pain upper, diarrhea, malaise, fatigue (latest reports from 20,271 Lose weight patients).

On Aug, 21, 2016

44,274 people reported to have side effects when taking Zyprexa.
Among them, 1,205 people (2.72%) have Lose Weight

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zyprexa cause Lose weight?

Time on Zyprexa when people have Lose Weight *:

  • < 1 month: 5.52 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 11.71 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.03 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 22.07 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 30.6 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 18.73 %
  • 10+ years: 1.34 %

Gender of people who have Lose Weight when taking Zyprexa *:

  • female: 56.5 %
  • male: 43.5 %

Age of people who have Lose Weight when taking Zyprexa *:

  • 0-1: 0.37 %
  • 2-9: 0.37 %
  • 10-19: 2.05 %
  • 20-29: 9.71 %
  • 30-39: 29.04 %
  • 40-49: 36.32 %
  • 50-59: 16.53 %
  • 60+: 5.6 %

Severity if Lose Weight when taking Zyprexa **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Lose Weight **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 100 %
  • not yet: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Bipolar Disorder (315 people)
  • Depression (311 people)
  • Schizophrenia (209 people)
  • Anxiety (154 people)
  • Sleep Disorder (110 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Seroquel (588 people)
  • Risperdal (361 people)
  • Abilify (262 people)
  • Geodon (241 people)
  • Depakote (195 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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