Lotensin and Weight loss - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Weight loss is found among people who take Lotensin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Lotensin and have Weight loss. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 7,735 people who have side effects when taking Lotensin from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

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On Jan, 30, 2023

7,735 people reported to have side effects when taking Lotensin.
Among them, 77 people (1.0%) have Weight loss.

What is Lotensin?

Lotensin has active ingredients of benazepril hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. eHealthMe is studying from 7,928 Lotensin users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Weight loss?

Weight loss is found to be associated with 2,719 drugs and 2,195 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Lotensin and Weight loss reports submitted per year:

Could Lotensin cause Weight loss?

Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Lotensin *:

  • female: 69.33 %
  • male: 30.67 %

Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Lotensin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 27.54 %
  • 50-59: 56.52 %
  • 60+: 15.94 %

Common drugs people take besides Lotensin *:

  1. Lasix: 32 people, 41.56%
  2. Xanax: 32 people, 41.56%
  3. Oxycontin: 30 people, 38.96%
  4. Celebrex: 29 people, 37.66%
  5. Lisinopril: 28 people, 36.36%
  6. Celexa: 27 people, 35.06%
  7. Herceptin: 27 people, 35.06%
  8. Levaquin: 26 people, 33.77%
  9. Aredia: 26 people, 33.77%
  10. Benadryl: 26 people, 33.77%

Common side effects people have besides Weight loss *:

  1. Pain: 35 people, 45.45%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 35 people, 45.45%
  3. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 32 people, 41.56%
  4. Fall: 31 people, 40.26%
  5. Anaemia (lack of blood): 30 people, 38.96%
  6. Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs): 29 people, 37.66%
  7. Rashes (redness): 29 people, 37.66%
  8. Impaired Healing: 28 people, 36.36%
  9. Swelling: 28 people, 36.36%
  10. Swallowing Difficulty: 28 people, 36.36%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Pain: 28 people, 36.36%
  2. Breast Cancer: 26 people, 33.77%
  3. Depression: 26 people, 33.77%
  4. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 25 people, 32.47%
  5. Metastasis (spreadable cancer to other organ from origin): 24 people, 31.17%
  6. Oedema (fluid collection in tissue): 14 people, 18.18%
  7. Stress And Anxiety: 4 people, 5.19%
  8. Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints): 4 people, 5.19%
  9. Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (reoccurrence of an inflammatory disease in which the insulating covers of nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord are damaged): 4 people, 5.19%
  10. Diabetes: 3 people, 3.90%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Lotensin and have Weight loss?

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How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on benazepril hydrochloride (the active ingredients of Lotensin) and Lotensin (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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