Review: could Pravastatin cause Joint pain?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 8,353 people who take Pravastatin. Among them, 236 have Joint pain. See who they are, when they have Joint pain and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Pravastatin sodium (latest outcomes from 9,142 users) 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.
Joint pain (latest reports from 786,940 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis.
On Feb, 18, 2014: 7,996 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 212 people (2.65%) have Joint Pain.
Time on Pravastatin sodium when people have Joint pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Joint pain||25.93%||18.52%||18.52%||11.11%||11.11%||14.81%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Joint pain when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Joint pain||60.89%||39.11% |
Age of people who have Joint pain when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Joint pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.53%||12.24%||26.02%||60.20% |
Severity of Joint pain when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Joint pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Joint pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Joint pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (25 people, 11.79%)
- Hypertension (23 people, 10.85%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (23 people, 10.85%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (22 people, 10.38%)
- Osteoporosis (20 people, 9.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (42 people, 19.81%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (30 people, 14.15%)
- Atenolol (30 people, 14.15%)
- Lisinopril (29 people, 13.68%)
- Lipitor (29 people, 13.68%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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