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Welchol and nausea Patient Reports December 18, 2014



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
NAUSEA184
DIARRHOEA176
FATIGUE167
HEADACHE144
DRUG INEFFECTIVE138
PRURITUS134
MYALGIA133
DIZZINESS126
PAIN120
DYSPNOEA113
ARTHRALGIA112
PAIN IN EXTREMITY110
WEIGHT DECREASED109
VOMITING102
ASTHENIA101
BACK PAIN99
CONSTIPATION90
MUSCLE SPASMS88
CHEST PAIN85
DYSPHAGIA83
ABDOMINAL PAIN81
FEELING HOT78
FALL75
INJECTION SITE PAIN74
RASH71
BLOOD GLUCOSE INCREASED71
INSOMNIA70
PARAESTHESIA64
BLOOD CHOLESTEROL INCREASED64
MALAISE62
OEDEMA PERIPHERAL60
FEELING ABNORMAL60
ANXIETY58
ABDOMINAL PAIN UPPER58
ERYTHEMA57
MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION53
MUSCULAR WEAKNESS53
HYPERTENSION52
PYREXIA51
GAIT DISTURBANCE51
GASTROOESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE50
DEPRESSION49
WEIGHT INCREASED42
VISION BLURRED40
PNEUMONIA40
DEHYDRATION40
TREMOR39
OFF LABEL USE38
ATRIAL FIBRILLATION38
PANCREATITIS37
COUGH36
BLOOD PRESSURE INCREASED36
URINARY TRACT INFECTION35
DYSPEPSIA35
BLOOD TRIGLYCERIDES INCREASED34
ALOPECIA34
SINUSITIS32
ANAEMIA32
ABDOMINAL DISTENSION32
URTICARIA31
SOMNOLENCE31
OSTEOARTHRITIS31
MUSCULOSKELETAL PAIN29
HYPERHIDROSIS29
BURNING SENSATION29
HEART RATE INCREASED28
ABDOMINAL DISCOMFORT28
DRUG INTERACTION27
WRONG TECHNIQUE IN DRUG USAGE PROCESS26
RENAL FAILURE26
INFLUENZA LIKE ILLNESS26
PALPITATIONS25
CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT25
OSTEOPOROSIS24
INCORRECT DOSE ADMINISTERED24
HYPOAESTHESIA24
RENAL FAILURE ACUTE23
NECK PAIN23
HYPERSENSITIVITY23
HEPATIC ENZYME INCREASED23
JOINT SWELLING22
DRUG DOSE OMISSION22
CONFUSIONAL STATE22
CONDITION AGGRAVATED22
MIGRAINE20
DECREASED APPETITE20
NASOPHARYNGITIS19
LOW DENSITY LIPOPROTEIN INCREASED16
CARDIAC FAILURE CONGESTIVE16
SKIN BURNING SENSATION15
RHABDOMYOLYSIS15
OROPHARYNGEAL PAIN15
MEMORY IMPAIRMENT15
HYPOTENSION15
INJURY14
FLATULENCE14
DRUG HYPERSENSITIVITY14
CONTUSION14
CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE14

Top 5 Reported Side Effects | Source:FDA

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