Lovastatin and Weight loss - from FDA reports
Weight loss is found among people who take Lovastatin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Weight loss with Lovastatin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 18,594 people who have side effects when taking Lovastatin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 26, 2017
18,594 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovastatin.
Among them, 98 people (0.53%) have Weight Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lovastatin when people have Weight Loss *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Weight Loss when taking Lovastatin *:
- female: 35.05 %
- male: 64.95 %
Age of people who have Weight Loss when taking Lovastatin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 4.88 %
- 30-39: 14.63 %
- 40-49: 23.17 %
- 50-59: 14.63 %
- 60+: 42.68 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (15 people, 15.31%)
- Bipolar Disorder (11 people, 11.22%)
- Procedural Pain (10 people, 10.20%)
- Partial Seizures (10 people, 10.20%)
- Multiple Myeloma (9 people, 9.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (26 people, 26.53%)
- Lisinopril (25 people, 25.51%)
- Lasix (25 people, 25.51%)
- Coumadin (24 people, 24.49%)
- Aspirin (24 people, 24.49%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (41 people, 41.84%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (35 people, 35.71%)
- High Blood Pressure (35 people, 35.71%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (30 people, 30.61%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (30 people, 30.61%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Weight loss when taking Lovastatin?
Lovastatin has active ingredients of lovastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Lovastatin 19,569 users)
Weight loss has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 29,430 Weight loss patients).
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