Review: could Lovastatin cause Weight loss?
This is a review of Weight loss by studying 11,590 people who take Lovastatin. We analyze: the time on Lovastatin when people have Weight loss, gender and age of these people, the severity of Weight loss, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Lovastatin. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lovastatin (latest outcomes from 11,491 users) has active ingredients of lovastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol, blood cholesterol decreased. Commonly reported side effects of Lovastatin include nausea, weakness, breathing difficulty, dizziness, fatigue.
Weight loss (latest reports from 95,755 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 10,996 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovastatin. Among them, 81 people (0.74%) have Weight Loss.
Time on Lovastatin when people have Weight loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight loss||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Lovastatin * :
|Weight loss||32.56%||67.44% |
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Lovastatin * :
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.35%||16.22%||24.32%||18.92%||39.19% |
Severity of Weight loss when taking Lovastatin ** :
How people recovered from Weight loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (16 people, 19.75%)
- Bipolar disorder (12 people, 14.81%)
- Partial seizures (10 people, 12.35%)
- Procedural pain (10 people, 12.35%)
- Multiple myeloma (9 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (27 people, 33.33%)
- Coumadin (25 people, 30.86%)
- Aspirin (24 people, 29.63%)
- Lisinopril (23 people, 28.40%)
- Lasix (23 people, 28.40%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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