Review: could Pravastatin Sodium cause Sleep Disorder?


Summary

Sleep disorder is found among people who take Pravastatin Sodium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Blood cholesterol increased . We study 9,226 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 49 have Sleep disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleep disorder 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)

Sleep Disorder

Sleep disorder has been reported by people with pain, drug ineffective, insomnia, fatigue, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 63,386 Sleep disorder patients).

On Sep, 16, 2016

9,226 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin Sodium.
Among them, 49 people (0.53%) have Sleep Disorder


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Pravastatin sodium cause Sleep disorder?

Time on Pravastatin Sodium when people have Sleep Disorder *:

  • < 1 month: 5.26 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 47.37 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.53 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 21.05 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10.53 %
  • 10+ years: 5.26 %

Gender of people who have Sleep Disorder when taking Pravastatin Sodium *:

  • female: 31.71 %
  • male: 68.29 %

Age of people who have Sleep Disorder when taking Pravastatin Sodium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 2.78 %
  • 40-49: 19.44 %
  • 50-59: 13.89 %
  • 60+: 63.89 %

Severity if Sleep Disorder when taking Pravastatin Sodium **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 80 %
  • severe: 20 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Sleep Disorder **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (9 people, 18.37%)
  • Hypertension (4 people, 8.16%)
  • Schizophrenia (3 people, 6.12%)
  • Prophylaxis (3 people, 6.12%)
  • Back Pain (3 people, 6.12%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (23 people, 46.94%)
  • Lipitor (16 people, 32.65%)
  • Zocor (15 people, 30.61%)
  • Lantus (14 people, 28.57%)
  • Alprazolam (12 people, 24.49%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (19 people, 38.78%)
  • Myalgia (16 people, 32.65%)
  • Constipation (14 people, 28.57%)
  • Blood Glucose Increased (14 people, 28.57%)
  • Back Pain (13 people, 26.53%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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