Review: Headaches in Pravastatin
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 25, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.2/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Headaches (Headache) by studying 7,916 people who take Pravastatin. We analyze: the time on Pravastatin when people have Headaches, gender and age of these people, the severity of Headaches, 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.
Headaches (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Nov, 23, 2013: 7,890 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 179 people (2.27%) 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, 11.17%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (16 people, 8.94%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (15 people, 8.38%)
- Hypertension (14 people, 7.82%)
- Depression (13 people, 7.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (29 people, 16.20%)
- Prednisone (28 people, 15.64%)
- Acetylsalicylic acid srt (20 people, 11.17%)
- Atenolol (20 people, 11.17%)
- Lopid (19 people, 10.61%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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