Lovastatin and Rash - from FDA reports
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 Depression. This review analyzes which people have Rash with Lovastatin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 19,160 people who have side effects when taking Lovastatin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Jul, 21, 2017
19,160 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovastatin.
Among them, 778 people (4.06%) have Rash
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lovastatin when people have Rash *:
- < 1 month: 10 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10 %
- 2 - 5 years: 40 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Lovastatin *:
- female: 59.56 %
- male: 40.44 %
Age of people who have Rash when taking Lovastatin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.48 %
- 20-29: 0.32 %
- 30-39: 1.61 %
- 40-49: 8.06 %
- 50-59: 21.13 %
- 60+: 68.39 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (47 people, 6.04%)
- Pain (44 people, 5.66%)
- Multiple Myeloma (38 people, 4.88%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (36 people, 4.63%)
- Diabetes (33 people, 4.24%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (152 people, 19.54%)
- Lisinopril (120 people, 15.42%)
- Atenolol (76 people, 9.77%)
- Omeprazole (72 people, 9.25%)
- Prilosec (71 people, 9.13%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Itching (163 people, 20.95%)
- Fatigue (140 people, 17.99%)
- Pain (118 people, 15.17%)
- Nausea (111 people, 14.27%)
- Joint Pain (102 people, 13.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Rash when taking Lovastatin?
Lovastatin has active ingredients of lovastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Lovastatin 19,577 users)
Rash has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, hepatitis c, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 281,324 Rash patients).
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