Lovastatin and Questran drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Lovastatin and Questran together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lovastatin and Questran. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 64 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Lovastatin

Lovastatin has active ingredients of lovastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Lovastatin 18,467 users)

Questran

Questran has active ingredients of cholestyramine. It is often used in diarrhea. (latest outcomes from Questran 2,625 users)

On Feb, 09, 2017

64 people who take Lovastatin, Questran are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lovastatin and Questran drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • injury
  • pain
  • renal failure
  • renal failure acute
  • abdominal discomfort
  • abdominal pain upper
  • diarrhoea
1 - 2 years:
  • abdominal discomfort
  • abdominal pain upper
  • diarrhoea
10+ years:
  • dyspnoea
  • acute coronary syndrome
  • acute respiratory failure
  • adverse event
  • arteriosclerosis coronary artery
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • diarrhoea
  • disease progression
  • erythema
  • fungal infection
not specified:
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • myalgia
  • renal failure acute
  • injury
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • dizziness
  • malaise
  • nausea
  • diarrhoea

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • arthralgia
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
  • myalgia
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • carotid artery stenosis
  • cerebral oedema
male:
  • renal failure acute
  • drug ineffective
  • injury
  • pain
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • pneumonia
  • renal failure
  • renal injury
  • acute coronary syndrome
  • acute respiratory failure

Most common drug interactions by age *:

30-39:
  • alcoholic pancreatitis
  • back injury
  • death
  • pancreatitis acute
  • shock
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
40-49:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • intracardiac thrombus
  • renal failure acute
  • alcoholic pancreatitis
  • alopecia
  • anxiety
  • diarrhoea
  • feeling jittery
  • nausea
  • pain of skin
50-59:
  • pancreatic carcinoma metastatic
  • dysarthria
  • feeling abnormal
  • nasopharyngitis
  • upper respiratory tract infection
  • abdominal distension
  • abnormal faeces
  • cough
  • diarrhoea
  • flatulence
60+:
  • injury
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • renal failure
  • renal failure acute
  • arthralgia
  • dyspnoea
  • myalgia
  • anxiety
  • cardiac failure congestive

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Lovastatin (lovastatin) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Questran (cholestyramine) is often used to treat diarrhea. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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