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Welchol and nausea Patient Reports September 03, 2015



Nausea, Dizziness, Parosmia, Blood Pressure Increased, Abdominal Discomfort, Convulsion, Middle Insomnia (8106248-7)
on Jan 17, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 70 years of age, weighting 130.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • hyperlipidaemia
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: nausea, dizziness, parosmia, blood pressure increased, abdominal discomfort, convulsion, middle insomnia. Welchol dosage: 1250 Mg (625 Mg,bid), Per Oral.

Blood Glucose Decreased, Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease, Influenza Like Illness, Lacrimation Increased, Malaise, Multiple Allergies, Nausea, Off Label Use (5869456-1)
on Aug 15, 2008 Female from UNITED STATES , 67 years of age, weighting 162.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: blood glucose decreased, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, influenza like illness, lacrimation increased, malaise, multiple allergies, nausea, off label use. Welchol dosage: 2500 Mg (1250 Mg, Bid), Per Oral.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Janumet (Per Oral)
  • Glipmet (metformin Hydrochloride, Glipizide) (tablet) (metformin Hydro (Per Oral)
  • Nexium (Per Oral)


Basal Cell Carcinoma, Disease Recurrence, Fibromyalgia, Nausea, Product Contamination Physical, Product Quality Issue, Squamous Cell Carcinoma Of Skin, Suicidal Ideation, Vomiting (6422746-6)
on Oct 14, 2009 Female from UNITED STATES , 48 years of age, weighting 154.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • hyperlipidaemia
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: basal cell carcinoma, disease recurrence, fibromyalgia, nausea, product contamination physical, product quality issue, squamous cell carcinoma of skin, suicidal ideation, vomiting. Welchol dosage: 3750 Mg (1875 Mg,bid),per Oral.

Blister, Nausea, Pain, Product Quality Issue, Thrombosis, Vomiting, Weight Decreased (6312453-2)
on Aug 03, 2009 Female from UNITED STATES , 48 years of age, weighting 154.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • hyperlipidaemia
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: blister, nausea, pain, product quality issue, thrombosis, vomiting, weight decreased. Welchol dosage: 3750 Mg (1875 Mg, Bid), Per Oral; Administraton Continued.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Coumadin (warfain Sodium) (warfarin Sodium)
  • Metoprolol Succinate
  • Alprazolam (alproazolam) (alproazolam)
  • Albuterol (salbutamol) (salbutamol)
  • Zolpidem (zolpidem) (zolpidem)
  • Aspirin
  • Savella (milnacipran Hydrochloride) (milnacipran Hydrochloride)


Basal Cell Carcinoma, Nausea, Product Contamination Physical, Product Quality Issue, Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Vomiting, Weight Decreased (6303885-7)
on Jul 21, 2009 Female from UNITED STATES , 48 years of age, weighting 154.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • hyperlipidaemia
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: basal cell carcinoma, nausea, product contamination physical, product quality issue, squamous cell carcinoma, vomiting, weight decreased. Welchol dosage: 3750 Mg (1875 Mg, Bid), Per Oral.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Coumadin
  • Metformin Hcl
  • Metoprolol Succinate
  • Alprazolam
  • Albuterol (salbutamol) (salbutamol)
  • Zolpidem (zolpidem) (zolpidem)
  • Aspirin
  • Savella


Abdominal Distension, Abdominal Pain, Blood Pressure Increased, Body Temperature Decreased, Coeliac Disease, Cold Sweat, Dizziness, Nausea, Vision Blurred (6115890-4)
on Feb 26, 2009 Female from UNITED STATES , 80 years of age, weighting 180.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • hypercholesterolaemia
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: abdominal distension, abdominal pain, blood pressure increased, body temperature decreased, coeliac disease, cold sweat, dizziness, nausea, vision blurred. Welchol dosage: 2500 Mg (1250 Mg, Bid), Per Oral.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Lisinopril


Constipation, Diarrhoea, Eating Disorder, Exercise Tolerance Decreased, Faecal Vomiting, Joint Range Of Motion Decreased, Musculoskeletal Pain, Nausea, Neck Pain (6499921-8)
on Dec 14, 2009 Male from UNITED STATES , 62 years of age, weighting 290.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • hypercholesterolaemia
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: constipation, diarrhoea, eating disorder, exercise tolerance decreased, faecal vomiting, joint range of motion decreased, musculoskeletal pain, nausea, neck pain. Welchol dosage: Three Tablets Twice Per Day Po.

Dry Throat, Dysphagia, Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease, Nausea, Sleep Disorder (6335698-4)
on Aug 13, 2009 Female from UNITED STATES , 60 years of age, weighting 165.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • hypercholesterolaemia
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: dry throat, dysphagia, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, nausea, sleep disorder. Welchol dosage: 3750 Mg (1875 Mg, Bid), Per Oral.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Levothyroxine (levothyroxine) (levothyroxine)
  • Lisinopril Hctz (hydrochlorothiazide, (lisinopril) (hydrochlorothiazid


Dry Throat, Dysphagia, Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease, Insomnia, Nausea (6216910-9)
on May 26, 2009 Female from UNITED STATES , 60 years of age, weighting 165.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • hypercholesterolaemia
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: dry throat, dysphagia, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, insomnia, nausea. Welchol dosage: 3750 Mg (1875 Mg, Bid), Per Oral.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Levothyroxine (levothyroxine) (levothyroxine)
  • Lisinopril Hctz (hydrochlorothiazide, Lisinopril) (hydrochlorothiazide


Abdominal Pain, Alanine Aminotransferase Decreased, Blood Cholesterol Increased, High Density Lipoprotein Increased, Low Density Lipoprotein Increased, Nausea, Platelet Count Increased, Renal Failure Acute, Rhabdomyolysis (5292700-9)
on Mar 23, 2007 Female from UNITED STATES , 44 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • hypercholesterolaemia
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: abdominal pain, alanine aminotransferase decreased, blood cholesterol increased, high density lipoprotein increased, low density lipoprotein increased, nausea, platelet count increased, renal failure acute, rhabdomyolysis. Welchol dosage: 1250 Mg Bid Po.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Vasotec
  • Protonix
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Clonidine
  • Insulin
Patient was hospitalized.

Abdominal Pain, Nausea, Renal Failure Acute, Rhabdomyolysis, Vomiting (5179403-6)
on Nov 29, 2006 Female from UNITED STATES , 44 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • hypercholesterolaemia
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: abdominal pain, nausea, renal failure acute, rhabdomyolysis, vomiting. Welchol dosage: 1875 Mg Bid Po.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Vasotec
  • Protonix
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Clonidine
  • Insulin
Patient was hospitalized.

Asthenia, Myalgia, Nausea, Vomiting, Weight Decreased (7107410-2)
on Nov 11, 2010 Male from UNITED STATES , 73 years of age, weighting 146.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • dyslipidaemia
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: asthenia, myalgia, nausea, vomiting, weight decreased. Welchol dosage: 625 Mg 3 Tablets Twice Daily Oral.

Abdominal Discomfort, Abdominal Pain Upper, Asthenia, Constipation, Fatigue, Myalgia, Nausea, Somnolence (6956986-4)
on Aug 27, 2010 Male from UNITED STATES , 58 years of age, weighting 262.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • blood triglycerides increased
  • low density lipoprotein increased
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: abdominal discomfort, abdominal pain upper, asthenia, constipation, fatigue, myalgia, nausea, somnolence. Welchol dosage: 312.5 Mg - In Tjhree Tablets- Daily Po.

Constipation, Myalgia, Back Pain, Nausea, Dysphagia (7292976-2)
on Feb 09, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , 80 years of age, weighting 158.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • blood cholesterol increased
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: constipation, myalgia, back pain, nausea, dysphagia. Welchol dosage: Six At Bedtime.

Dyspepsia, Diverticulitis, Nausea, Influenza Like Illness, Constipation, Cystitis, Retching, Weight Decreased, Dizziness (7514584-8)
on May 12, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , 63 years of age, weighting 140.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • blood cholesterol increased
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: dyspepsia, diverticulitis, nausea, influenza like illness, constipation, cystitis, retching, weight decreased, dizziness. Welchol dosage: Oral.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Ambien
Patient was hospitalized.

Abdominal Distension, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Dyspnoea, Feeling Abnormal, Flatulence, Nausea, Pain (6773915-7)
on Jun 15, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 169.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • abdominal distension
  • flatulence
and was treated with Welchol. After Welchol was administered, patient encountered several Welchol side effects: abdominal distension, constipation, diarrhoea, dyspnoea, feeling abnormal, flatulence, nausea, pain. Welchol dosage: 1 Tablet 2 Times A Day After Relief At 530 No More Pills.

Welchol Side Effects and Counts

DISCLAIMER: ALL DATA PROVIDED AS-IS. Data Source: openfda.gov.
Side EffectReport Count
FLUSHING174
NAUSEA140
DIARRHOEA119
FATIGUE112
MYALGIA107
PRURITUS103
HEADACHE102
DIZZINESS100
WEIGHT DECREASED87
Diarrhoea83
PAIN IN EXTREMITY81
DRUG INEFFECTIVE81
DYSPNOEA78
ASTHENIA78
VOMITING76
Drug ineffective75
DYSPHAGIA75
ARTHRALGIA75
PAIN73
MUSCLE SPASMS71
CONSTIPATION67
Fatigue66
BACK PAIN64
FEELING HOT63
CHEST PAIN63
Pain62
Nausea59
ABDOMINAL PAIN57
Headache52
FALL50
PARAESTHESIA48
RASH47
MALAISE47
Injection site pain47
BLOOD CHOLESTEROL INCREASED47
ANXIETY47
BLOOD GLUCOSE INCREASED46
OEDEMA PERIPHERAL44
Dyspnoea44
FEELING ABNORMAL42
Pruritus41
Arthralgia41
MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION40
HYPERTENSION40
ERYTHEMA40
INSOMNIA38
Flushing38
ABDOMINAL PAIN UPPER37
DEPRESSION35
TREMOR34
Off label use34
Myalgia34
MUSCULAR WEAKNESS34
GASTROOESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE34
Vomiting33
WEIGHT INCREASED31
Weight decreased29
PANCREATITIS29
Back pain29
Pain in extremity28
GAIT DISTURBANCE28
Constipation28
BLOOD TRIGLYCERIDES INCREASED28
Dizziness27
URTICARIA26
PNEUMONIA26
VISION BLURRED25
PYREXIA25
DEHYDRATION25
URINARY TRACT INFECTION23
SOMNOLENCE23
INJECTION SITE PAIN23
COUGH23
BURNING SENSATION23
ATRIAL FIBRILLATION23
CONFUSIONAL STATE22
BLOOD PRESSURE INCREASED22
Abdominal pain22
RENAL FAILURE21
PALPITATIONS21
Insomnia21
HYPERHIDROSIS21
Sinusitis20
Pyrexia20
HEART RATE INCREASED20
Fall20
Rash19
DYSPEPSIA18
RENAL FAILURE ACUTE17
CONDITION AGGRAVATED17
ABDOMINAL DISTENSION17
Malaise16
INCORRECT DOSE ADMINISTERED16
WRONG TECHNIQUE IN DRUG USAGE PROCESS15
OSTEOARTHRITIS15
INJURY15
Musculoskeletal pain14
Feeling abnormal13
Chest pain13
Blood glucose increased13

Top 5 Reported Side Effects | Source:FDA

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