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Review: Simvastatin and Lisinopril

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Simvastatin and Lisinopril. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 17,736 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Simvastatin (what 80,744 Simvastatin users reported?) has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is used in high blood cholesterol.

Lisinopril (what 98,994 Lisinopril users reported?) has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is used in high blood pressure.

On Sep, 10, 2014: 17,736 people who take Simvastatin, Lisinopril are studied

Simvastatin, Lisinopril outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Simvastatin (simvastatin)
- Lisinopril (lisinopril)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Simvastatin is effective23.08%
(3 of 13 people)
34.69%
(17 of 49 people)
52.00%
(26 of 50 people)
39.78%
(37 of 93 people)
47.83%
(77 of 161 people)
61.00%
(61 of 100 people)
74.47%
(35 of 47 people)
50.00%
(3 of 6 people)
Lisinopril is effective22.22%
(4 of 18 people)
38.71%
(24 of 62 people)
37.78%
(17 of 45 people)
40.70%
(35 of 86 people)
48.81%
(82 of 168 people)
56.00%
(70 of 125 people)
62.00%
(31 of 50 people)
20.00%
(1 of 5 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
FatigueRhabdomyolysisRenal Failure AcuteRhabdomyolysisRhabdomyolysisRenal Failure AcuteFallNausea
MyalgiaMyalgiaRhabdomyolysisRenal Failure AcuteMyocardial InfarctionHypoglycaemiaFemur FracturePain
RhabdomyolysisBlood Creatine Phosphokinase IncreasedOsteomyelitisMyalgiaFatigueDehydrationTrigger FingerDyspnoea
Chest PainRenal Failure AcuteDiabetic Foot InfectionCardiac Failure CongestivePainConfusional StateFatigueFatigue
Blood Creatine Phosphokinase IncreasedAstheniaMyalgiaCoronary Artery DiseaseRenal Failure AcuteDiarrhoeaHeadacheDizziness
AstheniaCoughSkin UlcerSkin UlcerMyalgiaFatigueWeight DecreasedMyocardial Infarction
Renal Failure AcuteFallCellulitisAstheniaInsomniaInsomniaOsteoarthritisAsthenia
Cardiac ArrestDizzinessFatigueCerebrovascular AccidentOedema PeripheralHypotensionDrug IneffectiveAnxiety
ArthralgiaHypertensionAstheniaBlood Creatine Phosphokinase IncreasedMuscular WeaknessWeight DecreasedArthralgiaChest Pain
PainMyocardial InfarctionMalaiseChest PainBack PainNauseaDrug HypersensitivityCardiac Failure Congestive

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Simvastatin is effective47.98%
(95 of 198 people)
51.09%
(164 of 321 people)
Lisinopril is effective49.32%
(108 of 219 people)
45.88%
(156 of 340 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
NauseaDyspnoea
PainMyocardial Infarction
FatigueNausea
DyspnoeaPain
DizzinessDizziness
AnxietyFatigue
FallAsthenia
AstheniaChest Pain
DiarrhoeaCardiac Failure Congestive
AnaemiaAnxiety

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Simvastatin is effectiven/an/an/a36.36%
(4 of 11 people)
35.48%
(11 of 31 people)
35.42%
(34 of 96 people)
39.74%
(91 of 229 people)
30.59%
(119 of 389 people)
Lisinopril is effectiven/an/an/a45.45%
(5 of 11 people)
48.57%
(17 of 35 people)
41.58%
(42 of 101 people)
35.39%
(86 of 243 people)
27.27%
(114 of 418 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Skin NecrosisRhabdomyolysisCardiac ArrestPainAgitationMyocardial InfarctionNauseaPain
Peripheral IschaemiaSinus ArrhythmiaMultiple Drug Overdose IntentionalRenal Failure AcuteWhite Blood Cell Count IncreasedAnxietyMyocardial InfarctionNausea
Chest PainHypovolaemiaFatigueComa Scale AbnormalChest PainPainFatigue
Blood Creatine Phosphokinase IncreasedMuscular WeaknessHypotensionNeutrophil Count IncreasedNauseaDyspnoeaDyspnoea
AnosmiaHypotensionAstheniaOverdosePainAnxietyDizziness
MyositisHyponatraemiaPruritusPainDyspnoeaChest PainAsthenia
AgeusiaHyperglycaemiaDehydrationAnxietyDiabetes MellitusFatigueRenal Failure Acute
PallorHyperlipidaemiaInjuryDyspnoeaDizzinessDizzinessHypotension
DiarrhoeaHypertensionAnxietyDizzinessFatigueCardiac Failure CongestiveCardiac Failure Congestive
Loss Of ConsciousnessNauseaRenal ImpairmentDiabetes MellitusType 2 Diabetes MellitusHeadacheFall

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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