Review: could Pravastatin sodium cause Gallstones?
Summary: Gallstones is found among people who take Pravastatin sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Furosemide, and have Hyperlipidaemia.
We study 8,506 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 36 have Gallstones. Find out below who they are, when they have Gallstones and more.
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Pravastatin sodium has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 9,328 Pravastatin sodium users)
Gallstones (stone formation by bile component) has been reported by people with birth control, multiple sclerosis, acne, premenstrual syndrome, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 25,143 Gallstones patients)
On Apr, 6, 2015: 8,498 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 36 people (0.42%) have Gallstones.
Time on Pravastatin sodium when people have Gallstones * :
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Gender of people who have Gallstones when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
Age of people who have Gallstones when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
Severity of Gallstones when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :
How people recovered from Gallstones ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hyperlipidaemia (5 people, 13.89%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (3 people, 8.33%)
- Blood pressure increased (3 people, 8.33%)
- Dementia alzheimer's type (2 people, 5.56%)
- Atrial fibrillation (2 people, 5.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (7 people, 19.44%)
- Aspirin (7 people, 19.44%)
- Lisinopril (7 people, 19.44%)
- Gabapentin (4 people, 11.11%)
- Acetylsalicylic acid srt (4 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Pravastatin Sodium for a 59-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Facial Edema
- A study of drug interactions between Pravachol, Humalog, Ambien, Lamictal, Lisinopril for a 39-year old man with Hyperlipidaemia, Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus, Insomnia - Psychophysiological (learned), Bipolar Ii Disorder, Microalbuminuria.
- A study of drug interactions between Pravastatin Sodium, Lisinopril for a 52-year old man with Hyperlipidemia, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Constipation Aggravated
- A study of drug interactions between Pravastatin Sodium, Zetia, Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide, Glyburide And Metformin Hydrochloride for a 67-year old man with High Blood Cholesterol, High Blood Pressure, Diabetes. The patient has Bloodshot Eyes
- A study of drug interactions between Spiriva, Zoloft, Pravastatin Sodium, Plavix for a 51-year old woman with COPD, Depression, High Blood Cholesterol, Stroke/periphial Artery Disease.
Recent Pravastatin sodium related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Lovastatin, Pravastatin Sodium, Crestor for a 66-year old man who has Calcification
- Comparions of Lisinopril, Allopurinol, Carvedilol, Pravastatin Sodium, Pueraria Mirifica for a 60-year old man who has Brest Enlargement
- Comparions of Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride, Pravastatin Sodium for a 68-year old man who has Cholesterol
- Comparions of Milk Thistle, Pravastatin Sodium for a 56-year old man who has Lowers Levels Of Cholesterol
- Comparions of Pravachol, Captopril, Ramipril for a 57-year old man who has Hypertension
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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