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From FDA reports: drug interactions between Carisoprodol, Flomax, Pravastatin, Niaspan

This is a real world study of Carisoprodol, Flomax, Pravastatin, Niaspan drug interactions. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 30 people who take the drugs and have drug interactions.

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On Feb, 26, 2014: 30 people who reported to have interactions when taking Carisoprodol, Flomax, Pravastatin, Niaspan are studied

Trend of Carisoprodol, Flomax, Pravastatin, Niaspan's drug interactions, side effects, and effectiveness reports (3291271)

Information of the patient in this study:

Gender: male

Conditions: Blood Cholesterol Increased

Drugs taking:
- Carisoprodol
- Flomax
- Pravastatin
- Niaspan: used for < 1 month

Drug interactions have: Skin Burning Sensation, Pruritus Generalised

eHealthMe real world results:

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

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports
Skin Burning Sensation2 (6.67%)
Pruritus Generalised (generalized itching)1 (3.33%)

Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Carisoprodol, Flomax, Pravastatin, Niaspan:

InteractionNumber of reports
Flushing (the warm, red condition of human skin)16
Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone)8
Blood Pressure Decreased (abnormally low blood pressure)7
Asthenia (weakness)6
Nightmare (unpleasant dream)6
Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control5
Venous Insufficiency (poor circulation of blood caused by damaged or enlarged veins)4
Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)4
Dizziness3
Psychotic Disorder3

Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Carisoprodol, Flomax, Pravastatin, Niaspan:

None.

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    PCP prescribed 20mg Pravastatin daily to lower overall cholesteral from 232. I was 65 years of age at the time. It worked, but then I stopped exercising for a period of about 4 months and the cholesteral rose, so he increased the Pravistatin to 40mg. In about a week I experienced sudden rapid and ...

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    After 3 months, my total cholesterol went way down, but developed terrible throat problems. Like an ever-present lump that made it difficult to swallow. At night, discomfort with acid going up and down my throat all night, making it hard to sleep and breathe. Stopped taking Simvastatin on my own ...

  • Niacin induced thrombocytopena
    On peritoneal dialysis, 40mg Lipitor and 3000mg Niaspan. Platelets decreased to 12 and residual renal function fell off a cliff. Examination of patient's records for 10+ years showed long term platelet decline. Niaspan discontinued, platelets recovered to 120-200 (varies depending on sample) and ...

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