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Review: could Pravastatin sodium cause Erectile dysfunction (Erection problems)?
Summary: Erectile dysfunction is found among people who take Pravastatin sodium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Erectile dysfunction.
We study 8,460 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin sodium 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 9,278 users) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Erectile dysfunction (latest reports from 130,384 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Nov, 24, 2014: 8,460 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 42 people (0.50%) have Erectile Dysfunction.
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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