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From FDA reports: drug interactions between Simvastatin, Propal - Slow Release for a Female patient aged 61

This is a personalized study for a 61 year old female patient. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,506 people who take the same drugs and have drug interactionsfrom FDA.

On Feb, 26, 2015: 1,506 people who reported to have interactions when taking Simvastatin, Propal - Slow Release are studied

Trend of Simvastatin, Propal - Slow Release's drug interactions, side effects, and effectiveness reports (3757507)

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 61

Gender: female

Conditions: Blood Cholesterol Increased, Blood Pressure Increased

Drugs taking:
- Simvastatin: used for < 1 month
- Propal - Slow Release

Drug interactions have: Myalgia, Muscle Spasms, Malaise, Hypertension, Hepatic Enzyme Increased, Blood Creatine Phosphokinase

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes among females aged 61 (±5):

InteractionNumber of reports
Myalgia (muscle pain)22 (11.11%)
Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction)14 (7.07%)
Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)24 (12.12%)
Hypertension (high blood pressure)73 (36.87%)
Hepatic Enzyme Increased14 (7.07%)
Blood Creatine Phosphokinase8 (4.04%)

Most common interactions experienced by females aged 61 (±5) in the use of Simvastatin, Propal - Slow Release:

InteractionNumber of reports
Hypertension (high blood pressure)73
Dizziness64
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)55
Pain52
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)51
Fall50
Asthenia (weakness)47
Renal Failure (kidney dysfunction)46
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)44
Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)44

Most common interactions experienced by females aged 61 (±5) in long term use of Simvastatin, Propal - Slow Release:

InteractionNumber of reports
Pain3
Osteitis Deformans (a disease of bone occurring in the middle aged and elderly; excessive bone destruction sometimes leading to bone pain)3
Abscess (pus)3
Osteomyelitis (infection of bone)3
Pneumonia3
Renal Failure Chronic (long lasting kidney dysfunction)3
Qrs Axis Abnormal3
Renal Failure (kidney dysfunction)3
Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)3
Renal Disorder (kidney disease)3

For people in general (regardless of gender or age):

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports
Myalgia (muscle pain)78 (5.18%)
Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction)80 (5.31%)
Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)88 (5.84%)
Hypertension (high blood pressure)304 (20.19%)
Hepatic Enzyme Increased22 (1.46%)
Blood Creatine Phosphokinase10 (0.66%)

Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Simvastatin, Propal - Slow Release:

InteractionNumber of reports
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)400
Pain353
Cardiac Failure Congestive324
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)323
Hypertension (high blood pressure)304
Chest Pain301
Dizziness297
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)292
Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)262
Fall252

Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Simvastatin, Propal - Slow Release:

InteractionNumber of reports
Bursitis (inflammation of a bursa, typically one in the knee, elbow, or shoulder)28
Pain28
Osteonecrosis (death of bone)20
Fall20
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)18
Renal Failure (kidney dysfunction)18
Herpes Zoster18
Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)16
Osteomyelitis (infection of bone)16
Infection16

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