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Review: could Pravastatin cause Blood glucose increased?

Summary: Blood glucose increased could be caused by Pravastatin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Lisinopril, and have Hypertension.

We study 8,364 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 136 have Blood glucose increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood glucose increased and more.

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Pravastatin sodium

Pravastatin sodium (latest outcomes from 9,169 users) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Blood glucose increased

Blood glucose increased (latest reports from 436,908 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression.

On Apr, 16, 2014: 8,364 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 136 people (1.63%) have Blood Glucose Increased. They amount to 0.03% of all the 436,815 people who have Blood Glucose Increased on eHealthMe.

Trend of Blood glucose increased in Pravastatin sodium reports

Time on Pravastatin sodium when people have Blood glucose increased * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Blood glucose increased0.00%30.00%20.00%10.00%20.00%10.00%10.00%

Gender of people who have Blood glucose increased when taking Pravastatin sodium * :

FemaleMale
Blood glucose increased53.60%46.40%

Age of people who have Blood glucose increased when taking Pravastatin sodium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Blood glucose increased0.92%0.00%0.00%0.00%2.75%12.84%20.18%63.30%

Severity of Blood glucose increased when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Blood glucose increased0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Blood glucose increased ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Blood glucose increased0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (28 people, 20.59%)
  2. Hyperlipidaemia (20 people, 14.71%)
  3. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (18 people, 13.24%)
  4. Diabetes mellitus (15 people, 11.03%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (9 people, 6.62%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lisinopril (28 people, 20.59%)
  2. Aspirin (27 people, 19.85%)
  3. Metformin hcl (19 people, 13.97%)
  4. Digoxin (19 people, 13.97%)
  5. Furosemide (19 people, 13.97%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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