Review: could Pravastatin sodium cause Itchiness (Itching)?
Summary: Itchiness 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 Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 8,498 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 180 have Itchiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Itchiness 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 9,322 Pravastatin sodium users)
Itchiness has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 88,292 Itchiness patients)
On Mar, 14, 2015: 8,493 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 180 people (2.12%) have Itchiness.
Time on Pravastatin sodium when people have Itchiness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Itchiness when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
Age of people who have Itchiness when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
Severity of Itchiness when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Itchiness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (28 people, 15.56%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (17 people, 9.44%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (14 people, 7.78%)
- Diabetes mellitus (13 people, 7.22%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (11 people, 6.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (36 people, 20.00%)
- Furosemide (20 people, 11.11%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (15 people, 8.33%)
- Atenolol (14 people, 7.78%)
- Lisinopril (14 people, 7.78%)
* 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 drug interactions between Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen, Losartan Potassium, Pravastatin Sodium, Venlafaxine Hydrochloride for a 60-year old woman with Pain, High Blood Pressure, High Blood Cholesterol, Depression. The patient has Obesity, Thirst - Excessive
- A study of side effects of Xanax for a 70-year old man with Itching. The patient has Itching
- A study of drug interactions between Acidophilus Lactobacillus, Benicar Hct for a 58-year old woman with Bowel Movement Irregularity, Blood Pressure Inadequately Controlled. The patient has Back Pain, Nausea, Leg Cramping, Tongue Irritation, Insomnia, Itching
- A study of drug interactions between Zocor, Xanax, Zoloft, Levothyroxine Sodium, Protonix for a 64-year old woman with Total Cholesterol, Anxiety Disorder, Depression, Hyperthyroidism, Reflux Gastritis. The patient has Itching
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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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