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Review: Lovastatin and Questran

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 46 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Lovastatin (latest outcomes from 12,113 users) has active ingredients of lovastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

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Questran (latest outcomes from 1,958 users) has active ingredients of cholestyramine. It is often used in diarrhea.

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On Oct, 29, 2014: 46 people who take Lovastatin, Questran are studied

Lovastatin, Questran outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Lovastatin (lovastatin)
- Questran (cholestyramine)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Lovastatin is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/a
Questran is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Renal Failuren/an/aDepressionn/an/aMuscle InjuryInjury
InjuryShort-term Memory LossAdverse EventRenal Failure Acute
PainConstipationImmune System DisorderRenal Failure
Renal Failure AcuteLack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, WeaknessMuscular WeaknessDrug Ineffective
Rotator Cuff SyndromePain
Urinary Tract InfectionArthralgia
TachycardiaDiarrhoea Nos
HypersensitivityNausea
InsomniaMyalgia
Hot FlushDyspnoea

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Lovastatin is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a
Questran is effective100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
Diarrhoea NosDrug Ineffective
DyspnoeaRenal Failure Acute
ArthralgiaInjury
NauseaPain
MyalgiaType 2 Diabetes Mellitus
AnxietyRenal Failure
Renal Failure AcuteShock
Blood Cholesterol IncreasedAlcoholic Pancreatitis
InjuryRenal Injury
Cerebral OedemaPancreatitis Acute

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lovastatin is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 5 people)
n/an/a
Questran is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a20.00%
(1 of 5 people)
n/an/a

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/an/an/aShockPancreatitis AcuteNasopharyngitisInjury
Type 2 Diabetes MellitusAlcoholic PancreatitisDysarthriaRenal Failure
Pancreatitis AcuteVomitingFeeling AbnormalPain
DeathRestlessnessUpper Respiratory Tract InfectionRenal Failure Acute
Back InjuryShockSinus HeadacheDrug Ineffective
Alcoholic PancreatitisType 2 Diabetes MellitusOropharyngeal PainMyalgia
Cardiac Failure CongestiveCoughArthralgia
Renal Failure AcuteInfluenzaGastritis Nos
Intracardiac ThrombusMalignant Melanoma Stage Iv
Rash PruriticDiarrhoea Nos

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

  • Am taking symbicort for copd, woke up with sinus discomfort, can i use fluticasone nasal spray
    (Asked by a 64 year old woman who has COPD, and takes Claritin Reditabs, CoQ10, Lovastatin, Tudorza Pressair, Lisinopril, Symbicort)
    Developing sinus infection. Can I use fluticasone nasal spray

  • Is it safe to take garcinia cambogia and lovastatin,any interactions?
    (Asked by a 52 year old woman who has High Blood Cholesterol, High Blood Pressure, Trying To Lose Weight/take Lovastatin For Cholesterol[40mg], and takes Lovastatin, Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide)
    trying to be safe,does garcinia cambogia interact with lovastatin and/or triamterene ?

  • How to stop le and foot cramps?
    (Asked by a 65 year old man who has Cramps - Leg, Cramps In Legs And Feet At Night, Calf Muscle Cramps At Night, Have Heart And Vascular Deciese, and takes Meloxicam, Celexa, Lovastatin, Ramipril, Coreg, Percocet, Aspirin, Temazepam, Adderall 10)
    I have been having severe leg, calf and foot cramps. I had them as a child and as I grew up, they stopped. Started having them again after my open-heart-surgery in 07. Just occasionally at first but now, almost every night. I take a potassium supplement and also try a mixture of apple cider vinegar ...

  • What stage is my melanoma?
    (Asked by a 61 year old woman who has Recurring Subcutaneous Melanoma, Crohn's Disease, and takes Cholestyramine)
    I was originally diagnosed in 2010 with nodular melanoma, Clarke level IV, and summer 2013 a subcutaneous tumour was removed from near the site of the original melanoma. CT showed no evidence of disease to organs. Medical oncologist said I was cancer free, skin oncologist told me that 50/100 peopl ...

  • Does anyone have or had withdrew symptoms from lovastatin 40mg ?
    (Asked by a 59 year old woman who has I Suffer From Major Anxiety For A Year Now., and takes Lovastatin)
    I take lovastatin 40mg at night , and mritazapain at night 30mg, premoro low dose daytime methimazol 5 mg for hyperthyroid but its under control now. I need help I stay panic about all day I its really geting to me I take 25mg hydrozain but it dont help. Any info would be a welcome for me. My ...

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    My biggest problem is trying to keep my blood pressure at 110 to 140 diastolic and controlling constipation.

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    (Posted by a 60 year old woman who has Bell's Palsy, and takes Lovastatin)
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Complete drug side effects:

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, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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