Review: Fibromyalgia syndrome in Pravastatin
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 2, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.8/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Fibromyalgia syndrome (Fibromyalgia) by studying 7,916 people who take Pravastatin. We analyze: the time on Pravastatin when people have Fibromyalgia syndrome, gender and age of these people, the severity of Fibromyalgia syndrome, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Pravastatin. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Pravastatin sodium (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol, blood cholesterol decreased. Commonly reported side effects of Pravastatin sodium include weakness, fever, nausea aggravated, nausea, diarrhea.
Fibromyalgia syndrome (constant pain in their muscles and soft tissues) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, fibromyalgia, pain, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Dec, 2, 2013: 7,890 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 16 people (0.20%) have Fibromyalgia Syndrome.
Time on Pravastatin sodium when people have Fibromyalgia syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Fibromyalgia syndrome||0.00%||60.00%||0.00%||20.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Fibromyalgia syndrome when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Fibromyalgia syndrome||87.50%||12.50% |
Age of people who have Fibromyalgia syndrome when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Fibromyalgia syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||66.67% |
Severity of Fibromyalgia syndrome when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Fibromyalgia syndrome||25.00%||0.00%||50.00%||25.00% |
How people recovered from Fibromyalgia syndrome ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Fibromyalgia syndrome||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Thyroid disorder (6 people, 37.50%)
- Bone disorder (5 people, 31.25%)
- Blood cholesterol (5 people, 31.25%)
- Blood pressure (5 people, 31.25%)
- High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (2 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Levothyroxine sodium (7 people, 43.75%)
- Lisinopril (7 people, 43.75%)
- Zocor (6 people, 37.50%)
- Amlodipine (5 people, 31.25%)
- Labetalol hydrochloride (5 people, 31.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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