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Review: could Pravastatin cause Headaches (Headache)?
We study 8,454 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 254 have Headaches. Find out below who they are, when they have Headaches and more.
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Pravastatin sodium (latest outcomes from 9,268 users) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Headaches (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,192,697 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Sep, 14, 2014: 8,440 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 202 people (2.39%) have Headaches.
Time on Pravastatin sodium when people have Headaches * :
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Gender of people who have Headaches when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
Age of people who have Headaches when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
Severity of Headaches when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :
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How people recovered from Headaches ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hyperlipidaemia (20 people, 9.90%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (17 people, 8.42%)
- Hypertension (16 people, 7.92%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (16 people, 7.92%)
- Depression (14 people, 6.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (36 people, 17.82%)
- Prednisone (28 people, 13.86%)
- Insulin (26 people, 12.87%)
- Furosemide (25 people, 12.38%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (24 people, 11.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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short duration frontal temporal headache cause by cough, sneeze, exertion, maybe worse lying down
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