Review: could Pravastatin Sodium cause Ms?


Summary

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 9,226 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 11,956 users)

Ms

Ms has been reported by people with hypoaesthesia, influenza like illness, pain, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 409,739 Ms patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

9,226 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, 14.29%)
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Chronic Pain (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Abnormal (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Arthritis (1 person, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Levothyroxine Sodium (4 people, 57.14%)
  • Ibuprofen (2 people, 28.57%)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (2 people, 28.57%)
  • Gabapentin (2 people, 28.57%)
  • Escitalopram Oxalate (2 people, 28.57%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (2 people, 28.57%)
  • Pain (2 people, 28.57%)
  • Weight Increased (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Inflammation (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Facial Palsy (1 person, 14.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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