Review: could Pravachol cause Bone and joint pain?
We study 16,424 people who have side effects while taking Pravachol from FDA and social media. Among them, 774 have Bone and joint pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Bone and joint pain and more.
Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Pravachol and have Bone and joint pain >>>
Pravachol (latest outcomes from 16,686 users) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Bone and joint pain
Bone and joint pain (latest reports from 800,712 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis.
On Aug, 16, 2014: 16,423 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravachol. Among them, 774 people (4.71%) have Bone And Joint Pain. They amount to 0.10% of all the 800,563 people who have Bone And Joint Pain on eHealthMe.
Time on Pravachol when people have Bone and joint pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bone and joint pain||18.68%||15.38%||15.38%||25.27%||19.78%||0.00%||5.49% |
Gender of people who have Bone and joint pain when taking Pravachol * :
|Bone and joint pain||58.85%||41.15% |
Age of people who have Bone and joint pain when taking Pravachol * :
|Bone and joint pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.56%||6.99%||18.54%||69.90% |
Severity of Bone and joint pain when taking Pravachol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Bone and joint pain||33.33%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33% |
How people recovered from Bone and joint pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Bone and joint pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (136 people, 17.57%)
- Osteoporosis (65 people, 8.40%)
- Pain (50 people, 6.46%)
- Hypertension (39 people, 5.04%)
- Arthritis (34 people, 4.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (181 people, 23.39%)
- Lasix (126 people, 16.28%)
- Vioxx (123 people, 15.89%)
- Coumadin (97 people, 12.53%)
- Lipitor (95 people, 12.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
You can also:
Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who take Pravachol and have Bone And Joint Pain
- group for people who take Pravachol
- group for people who have Bone And Joint Pain
Comments from related studies:
From this study (3 weeks ago):
I had a partial knee replacement on 5/19/14. Developed a high fever 5/24/14. Was taken back for emergency wash out and was admitted to the hospital 4 days treated with IV Vancomycin then sent home with a PICC line and IV Daptamycin. I then developed eosinophilic pneumonia from the Daptamycin. I was placed I. The ICU for 3 days and treated for Acute Resp Failure. Total admission this time 10 days. I was changed to Zybox for my antibiotic and a week later developed swelling and extreme pain in wrists,hands,ankles, and knees. I was admitted to the hospital for 4 days treated with steriods, pain medication. And vancomycin. Since being discharged home I hAve had low grade fever 99.2 to 101.3 everyday with the joint pain fatigue and weakness.
From this study (11 months ago):
Trying to see if my medications could be causing my severe basil joint pain
From this study (1 year ago):
After many years on statins I have experienced muscle pain, weakness, joint pain and tendonitis. About 6 years ago I was diagnosed with central sleep apnea. My LDL/HDL readings are good but
I am concerned about the other effects this class of drugs may have on general health.
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Pravachol, Bone and joint pain
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Xanax bed wetting will it stop and do i wear diapers or die
I am on the very edge of crazy. So starting this is pushing ne way over. I'm 49 for crap sakes. I am so tired of the pain in my body and I am just tired, this is the last slap I can't anymore. Naturally alcohol I am sure is just about the end game along with cuts.
Just want to bleed out and not hur ...
- Bone infections involving my teeth crohns and prednisone over the past 12 years
Dentist  tell me the abscesses are in the bones and I've had several root canals, bridges, bone surgeries that last 3 years, teeth became so mobile after the bone economy I had them pulled and now a partial one month ago. Bone loss etc. I don't have the ridges in my mouth that most Crohn patients ...
- Ideopathic hypersomnia from mantle cell lymphoma
I have an unusual idiopathic hypersomnia surrounded by the circumstance of also having Mantle Cell Lymphoma. I awake each day at around 7:00 am without an alarm after 7-8 hrs sleep. By 8:00 am after a cup of coffee and breakfast, I feel fully awake and 100% normal.
Around Noon and 12:30, I begi ...
More reviews for: Pravachol, Bone and joint pain
On eHealthMe, Pravachol (pravastatin sodium) is often used for high blood cholesterol. Find out below the conditions Pravachol is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Pravachol used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.