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Review: Pravastatin and Levothyroxine

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Pravastatin and Levothyroxine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,663 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Pravastatin sodium (what 9,268 Pravastatin Sodium users reported?) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is used in high blood cholesterol.

Levothyroxine sodium (what 70,024 Levothyroxine Sodium users reported?) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is used in hypothyroidism.

On Sep, 23, 2014: 4,663 people who take Pravastatin Sodium, Levothyroxine Sodium are studied

Pravastatin Sodium, Levothyroxine Sodium outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Pravastatin Sodium (pravastatin sodium)
- Levothyroxine Sodium (levothyroxine sodium)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Pravastatin Sodium is effective16.67%
(1 of 6 people)
28.57%
(8 of 28 people)
38.89%
(7 of 18 people)
33.33%
(10 of 30 people)
44.90%
(22 of 49 people)
61.54%
(16 of 26 people)
50.00%
(5 of 10 people)
n/a
Levothyroxine Sodium is effective50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
42.86%
(6 of 14 people)
20.00%
(1 of 5 people)
26.67%
(4 of 15 people)
44.44%
(16 of 36 people)
69.05%
(29 of 42 people)
65.57%
(40 of 61 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
FatigueDiarrhoeaFebrile NeutropeniaFatigueFatigueRenal DisorderRenal DisorderFatigue
DizzinessGastrooesophageal Reflux DiseaseRenal ImpairmentConfusionDepressionTooth InfectionLung AbscessPain
ArthralgiaMyalgiaGeneral Physical Health DeteriorationHeadacheDizzinessAngina PectorisOsteomyelitisNausea
Feeling AbnormalCoronary Artery DiseasePneumoniaShortness Of BreathAnxietyPneumoniaFistulaDyspnoea
Febrile NeutropeniaMyocardial InfarctionHeart Rate IrregularExtremity NecrosisFeeling HotOsteomyelitisAngina PectorisFall
PneumoniaGastrointestinal HaemorrhageHeart Valve CalcificationAcute Hepatic FailureHigh Blood PressureAngiopathyTooth InfectionAnaemia
Loss Of ConsciousnessInfluenza Like IllnessBack PainPost Procedural SepsisSleepinessFistulaPneumoniaAsthenia
ArthropathyDrug IneffectiveLabile Blood PressurePeripheral Arterial Occlusive DiseaseOedema PeripheralLung AbscessAngiopathyDizziness
Blood Thyroid Stimulating Hormone DecreasedChest PainCoronary Arterial Stent InsertionHyperkalaemiaPain In ExtremityAnaemiaAnaemiaDrug Ineffective
HypokalaemiaBack PainHeart Valve IncompetenceHypoglycaemia NosConfusionSensitivity Of TeethDiabetic GastroparesisChest Pain

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Pravastatin Sodium is effective36.72%
(47 of 128 people)
56.41%
(22 of 39 people)
Levothyroxine Sodium is effective54.01%
(74 of 137 people)
60.00%
(24 of 40 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
FatigueDyspnoea
PainDrug Ineffective
NauseaAsthenia
FallDizziness
AnaemiaNausea
DyspnoeaOedema Peripheral
DizzinessFatigue
DiarrhoeaDepression
AstheniaPneumonia
ArthralgiaFall

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Pravastatin Sodium is effectiven/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
40.00%
(6 of 15 people)
19.44%
(7 of 36 people)
22.89%
(19 of 83 people)
21.43%
(36 of 168 people)
Levothyroxine Sodium is effectiven/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
35.00%
(7 of 20 people)
39.39%
(13 of 33 people)
26.67%
(28 of 105 people)
29.17%
(49 of 168 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/an/aObesitySerotonin SyndromeOedema PeripheralDepressionFatigue
HypothyroidismConvulsionAnxietyPainAnaemia
Sinus DisorderSuperior Sagittal Sinus ThrombosisNauseaFallNausea
Diabetic KetoacidosisHypoaesthesiaDepressionFatiguePain
Type 1 Diabetes MellitusHeadacheDrug IneffectiveAnxietyDyspnoea
ArthritisEye DisorderSkin IndurationPain In ExtremityDizziness
Diabetes MellitusCerebral ThrombosisNephrogenic Systemic FibrosisInsomniaAsthenia
Diabetic ComaDyspnoeaBack PainNauseaPleural Effusion
Pain In ExtremityHypoglycaemic UnconsciousnessChest PainOedema PeripheralFall
Muscle SpasmsNauseaDyspnoeaDrug IneffectiveDiarrhoea

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • No weight problems until started taking the pravastatin and the levothyroxine
    , started both meds same time

    Reply

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • I presented with Retinal Vein Occlusion for no apparent reason. I am 62, healthy, just had a checkup of body and eyes with no problems. Got off of HCTZ as a precaution. The vein opened back up after the occlusion, which the doctor said was a miracle. I'm in agreement with the "miracle" from God. I had this happen around the first of June, and no other problems with my eyes since. I have Salzman's Disease on my eyes. Have had for 3 years or so. No correlation to this occurance. Please let me know if you see anything that could have caused this. Thanks

    Reply

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • Can any of these cause eye floaters?

    Reply

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Pravastatin Sodium (pravastatin sodium) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Levothyroxine Sodium (levothyroxine sodium) is often used to treat hypothyroidism. 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.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

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