Review: could Pravastatin Sodium cause Ms?


Ms is found among people who take Pravastatin Sodium, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Levothyroxine Sodium, and have Arthritis . We study 9,022 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Ms. Find out below who they are, when they have Ms and more.

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Pravastatin Sodium

Pravastatin sodium has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in hyperlipidaemia. (latest outcomes from Pravastatin sodium 9,487 users)


Ms has been reported by people with influenza like illness, diarrhea, gait disturbance, fatigue, balance disorder (latest reports from 316,154 Ms patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

9,022 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin Sodium.
Among them, 7 people (0.08%) have Ms

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Pravastatin sodium cause Ms?

Time on Pravastatin Sodium when people have Ms *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 100 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Ms when taking Pravastatin Sodium *:

  • female: 71.43 %
  • male: 28.57 %

Age of people who have Ms when taking Pravastatin Sodium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 16.67 %
  • 40-49: 33.33 %
  • 50-59: 50.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Vitamin D Deficiency (1 person)
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder (1 person)
  • Chronic Pain (1 person)
  • Blood Cholesterol Abnormal (1 person)
  • Arthritis (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Levothyroxine Sodium (4 people)
  • Ibuprofen (2 people)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (2 people)
  • Gabapentin (2 people)
  • Escitalopram Oxalate (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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