Review: could Lovastatin cause Rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Rash is found among people who take Lovastatin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol.
We study 11,626 people who have side effects while taking Lovastatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 485 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
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Lovastatin has active ingredients of lovastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 12,124 Lovastatin users)
Rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 151,048 Rash patients)
On Apr, 3, 2015: 11,626 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovastatin. Among them, 493 people (4.24%) have Rash.
Time on Lovastatin when people have Rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Lovastatin * :
Age of people who have Rash when taking Lovastatin * :
Severity of Rash when taking Lovastatin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Rash ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (70 people, 14.20%)
- Hypertension (55 people, 11.16%)
- Pain (26 people, 5.27%)
- Blood cholesterol (24 people, 4.87%)
- Depression (22 people, 4.46%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (176 people, 35.70%)
- Lisinopril (120 people, 24.34%)
- Atenolol (75 people, 15.21%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (64 people, 12.98%)
- Lasix (61 people, 12.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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