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Welchol and nausea Patient Reports April 30, 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 USE461
NO ADVERSE EVENT365
DIARRHOEA308
NAUSEA287
FATIGUE252
FLUSHING222
CONSTIPATION221
DRUG INEFFECTIVE215
HEADACHE208
DIZZINESS178
MYALGIA177
WEIGHT DECREASED175
DYSPNOEA171
PRURITUS168
PAIN161
ARTHRALGIA154
ASTHENIA146
PAIN IN EXTREMITY143
DRUG ADMINISTRATION ERROR143
VOMITING142
BACK PAIN137
MUSCLE SPASMS136
DYSPHAGIA122
ABDOMINAL PAIN114
CHEST PAIN111
INJECTION SITE PAIN108
MALAISE107
ABDOMINAL DISCOMFORT102
FALL99
ABDOMINAL PAIN UPPER99
FEELING ABNORMAL98
INSOMNIA96
BLOOD GLUCOSE INCREASED93
BLOOD CHOLESTEROL INCREASED92
RASH91
INCORRECT DOSE ADMINISTERED88
FEELING HOT86
PARAESTHESIA85
DYSPEPSIA85
ABDOMINAL DISTENSION78
PNEUMONIA75
ANXIETY75
ERYTHEMA74
HYPERTENSION73
GAIT DISTURBANCE70
OEDEMA PERIPHERAL68
WEIGHT INCREASED67
PYREXIA67
COUGH67
MUSCULAR WEAKNESS66
GASTROOESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE66
MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION65
FLATULENCE62
DRUG DOSE OMISSION61
DEPRESSION60
CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT58
ALOPECIA58
SINUSITIS56
VISION BLURRED54
ATRIAL FIBRILLATION54
DEHYDRATION53
DECREASED APPETITE53
DEATH52
BLOOD PRESSURE INCREASED52
TREMOR51
SOMNOLENCE51
PANCREATITIS50
OROPHARYNGEAL PAIN49
ANAEMIA49
HYPOAESTHESIA48
BLOOD TRIGLYCERIDES INCREASED48
DRUG HYPERSENSITIVITY47
BURNING SENSATION47
HEPATIC ENZYME INCREASED46
DRUG INTERACTION46
URINARY TRACT INFECTION45
MUSCULOSKELETAL PAIN45
INFLUENZA LIKE ILLNESS44
HYPERHIDROSIS44
URTICARIA43
PALPITATIONS42
NECK PAIN42
HYPOTENSION41
HEART RATE INCREASED41
CONTUSION41
CONFUSIONAL STATE41
RENAL FAILURE40
OSTEOARTHRITIS40
HYPERSENSITIVITY40
GASTROINTESTINAL HAEMORRHAGE40
RENAL FAILURE ACUTE39
NASOPHARYNGITIS38
CONDITION AGGRAVATED36
JOINT SWELLING35
ARTHRITIS35
WRONG TECHNIQUE IN DRUG USAGE PROCESS34
MIGRAINE34
INAPPROPRIATE SCHEDULE OF DRUG ADMINISTRATION33
CHILLS33
CARDIAC FAILURE CONGESTIVE33

Top 5 Reported Side Effects | Source:FDA

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