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Welchol and nausea Patient Reports March 05, 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
FLUSHING214
NAUSEA189
DIARRHOEA184
FATIGUE170
HEADACHE147
DRUG INEFFECTIVE145
PRURITUS137
MYALGIA137
DIZZINESS128
PAIN124
DYSPNOEA116
ARTHRALGIA115
WEIGHT DECREASED112
PAIN IN EXTREMITY110
VOMITING105
BACK PAIN101
ASTHENIA101
CONSTIPATION95
MUSCLE SPASMS90
DYSPHAGIA86
CHEST PAIN86
ABDOMINAL PAIN86
INJECTION SITE PAIN80
FEELING HOT78
FALL76
RASH74
INSOMNIA72
BLOOD GLUCOSE INCREASED72
PARAESTHESIA65
BLOOD CHOLESTEROL INCREASED65
MALAISE63
FEELING ABNORMAL61
OEDEMA PERIPHERAL59
ERYTHEMA59
ABDOMINAL PAIN UPPER58
ANXIETY56
MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION53
MUSCULAR WEAKNESS53
HYPERTENSION52
PYREXIA51
GAIT DISTURBANCE51
GASTROOESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE50
DEPRESSION47
WEIGHT INCREASED44
PNEUMONIA44
OFF LABEL USE42
VISION BLURRED41
COUGH41
TREMOR40
DEHYDRATION40
ABDOMINAL DISTENSION38
PANCREATITIS37
DYSPEPSIA37
BLOOD PRESSURE INCREASED37
ATRIAL FIBRILLATION36
URINARY TRACT INFECTION35
OSTEOARTHRITIS34
BLOOD TRIGLYCERIDES INCREASED34
ALOPECIA34
URTICARIA32
SINUSITIS32
ABDOMINAL DISCOMFORT32
SOMNOLENCE31
MUSCULOSKELETAL PAIN30
RENAL FAILURE29
HYPERHIDROSIS29
ANAEMIA29
WRONG TECHNIQUE IN DRUG USAGE PROCESS28
RENAL FAILURE ACUTE28
DECREASED APPETITE27
CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT27
BURNING SENSATION27
OSTEOPOROSIS26
INFLUENZA LIKE ILLNESS26
HYPOAESTHESIA26
DRUG DOSE OMISSION26
PALPITATIONS25
NECK PAIN25
JOINT SWELLING25
INCORRECT DOSE ADMINISTERED25
HEART RATE INCREASED25
DRUG INTERACTION25
HEPATIC ENZYME INCREASED23
CONFUSIONAL STATE22
CONDITION AGGRAVATED22
MIGRAINE20
HYPERSENSITIVITY20
NASOPHARYNGITIS19
DEATH19
SKIN BURNING SENSATION18
FLATULENCE18
LOW DENSITY LIPOPROTEIN INCREASED16
RHABDOMYOLYSIS15
OROPHARYNGEAL PAIN15
DRUG HYPERSENSITIVITY15
CROHN^S DISEASE15
PRODUCT QUALITY ISSUE14
INJURY14
CONTUSION14
CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE14

Top 5 Reported Side Effects | Source:FDA

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