Pravachol and Rectal bleeding - from FDA reports


Rectal bleeding is found among people who take Pravachol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Coumadin, . This review analyzes which people have Rectal bleeding with Pravachol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 19,697 people who have side effects when taking Pravachol from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 16, 2017

19,697 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravachol.
Among them, 29 people (0.15%) have Rectal bleeding

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Pravachol cause Rectal bleeding?

Gender of people who have Rectal bleeding when taking Pravachol *:

  • female: 55.17 %
  • male: 44.83 %

Age of people who have Rectal bleeding when taking Pravachol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 3.85 %
  • 50-59: 11.54 %
  • 60+: 84.62 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vioxx (10 people, 34.48%)
  • Coumadin (10 people, 34.48%)
  • Lasix (8 people, 27.59%)
  • Lanoxin (7 people, 24.14%)
  • Prilosec (5 people, 17.24%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • International Normalised Ratio Increased (6 people, 20.69%)
  • Fatigue (5 people, 17.24%)
  • Confusion (5 people, 17.24%)
  • Blood In Stool (4 people, 13.79%)
  • Dyspnea Exertional (3 people, 10.34%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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