Review: could Pravastatin cause Erectile dysfunction?
We study 8,421 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 36 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction and more.
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Pravastatin sodium (latest outcomes from 9,231 users) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Erectile dysfunction (latest reports from 129,157 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.
On Jul, 15, 2014: 8,416 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 42 people (0.50%) have Erectile Dysfunction. They amount to 0.03% of all the 129,384 people who have Erectile Dysfunction on eHealthMe.
Time on Pravastatin sodium when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||5.56%||16.67%||11.11%||22.22%||5.56%||22.22%||16.67% |
Gender of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Erectile dysfunction||4.76%||95.24% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.78%||11.11%||33.33%||52.78% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||10.00%||30.00%||50.00%||10.00% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||14.29%||85.71% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Erectile dysfunction (8 people, 19.05%)
- High blood cholesterol (6 people, 14.29%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (5 people, 11.90%)
- Hypertension (5 people, 11.90%)
- High blood pressure (4 people, 9.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (12 people, 28.57%)
- Atenolol (6 people, 14.29%)
- Trospium chloride (6 people, 14.29%)
- Acetylsalicylic acid srt (5 people, 11.90%)
- Simvastatin (5 people, 11.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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my blood pressure is well controlled but I suffer from ED.....even with 100mg Viagra my ED continues. I am wondering if the Beta Blocker in Carvedilol is causing this as well as the HCTZ in Lisinopril.
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