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Welchol and nausea Patient Reports February 11, 2016



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
OFF LABEL USE405
NO ADVERSE EVENT321
DIARRHOEA279
NAUSEA259
FATIGUE233
FLUSHING222
DRUG INEFFECTIVE198
HEADACHE196
CONSTIPATION188
MYALGIA169
PRURITUS161
DYSPNOEA161
DIZZINESS161
PAIN156
WEIGHT DECREASED155
ARTHRALGIA147
PAIN IN EXTREMITY136
ASTHENIA133
VOMITING130
BACK PAIN129
DRUG ADMINISTRATION ERROR126
MUSCLE SPASMS120
DYSPHAGIA113
ABDOMINAL PAIN113
INJECTION SITE PAIN104
CHEST PAIN103
FALL97
MALAISE95
FEELING ABNORMAL95
INSOMNIA92
BLOOD GLUCOSE INCREASED91
ABDOMINAL PAIN UPPER89
BLOOD CHOLESTEROL INCREASED88
RASH86
FEELING HOT84
ABDOMINAL DISCOMFORT84
PARAESTHESIA82
INCORRECT DOSE ADMINISTERED77
ANXIETY71
PNEUMONIA69
HYPERTENSION69
ERYTHEMA68
ABDOMINAL DISTENSION68
PYREXIA67
OEDEMA PERIPHERAL67
GAIT DISTURBANCE67
DYSPEPSIA65
WEIGHT INCREASED63
MUSCULAR WEAKNESS63
COUGH63
GASTROOESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE62
MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION61
DEPRESSION59
ALOPECIA57
SINUSITIS56
DECREASED APPETITE52
ATRIAL FIBRILLATION52
DEHYDRATION51
CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT51
BLOOD PRESSURE INCREASED51
TREMOR50
PANCREATITIS50
FLATULENCE50
DRUG DOSE OMISSION49
DEATH49
SOMNOLENCE48
VISION BLURRED47
BURNING SENSATION46
BLOOD TRIGLYCERIDES INCREASED46
ANAEMIA46
URINARY TRACT INFECTION44
DRUG HYPERSENSITIVITY44
OROPHARYNGEAL PAIN43
HYPOAESTHESIA43
HYPERHIDROSIS43
MUSCULOSKELETAL PAIN42
INFLUENZA LIKE ILLNESS41
HEPATIC ENZYME INCREASED41
HEART RATE INCREASED41
DRUG INTERACTION41
URTICARIA40
NECK PAIN40
HYPOTENSION40
RENAL FAILURE ACUTE39
PALPITATIONS39
OSTEOARTHRITIS39
RENAL FAILURE38
CONFUSIONAL STATE38
HYPERSENSITIVITY36
GASTROINTESTINAL HAEMORRHAGE36
CONTUSION36
NASOPHARYNGITIS35
CONDITION AGGRAVATED35
WRONG TECHNIQUE IN DRUG USAGE PROCESS34
JOINT SWELLING33
BRONCHITIS33
ARTHRITIS33
CHILLS32
CHEST DISCOMFORT32
MIGRAINE31

Top 5 Reported Side Effects | Source:FDA

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