Review: could Pravastatin sodium cause Memory loss?
Summary: Memory loss is found among people who take Pravastatin sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Lansoprazole, and have Depression.
We study 8,493 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 100 have Memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Memory loss 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 9,315 Pravastatin sodium users)
Memory loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 63,420 Memory loss patients)
On Feb, 28, 2015: 8,493 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 100 people (1.18%) have Memory Loss.
Time on Pravastatin sodium when people have Memory loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Memory loss||0.00%||20.83%||4.17%||4.17%||33.33%||33.33%||4.17% |
Gender of people who have Memory loss when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Memory loss||61.86%||38.14% |
Age of people who have Memory loss when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Memory loss||0.00%||2.22%||0.00%||0.00%||3.33%||4.44%||36.67%||53.33% |
Severity of Memory loss when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Memory loss||12.00%||52.00%||16.00%||20.00% |
How people recovered from Memory loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Memory loss||20.00%||0.00%||80.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (13 people, 13.00%)
- High blood cholesterol (10 people, 10.00%)
- Hypertension (8 people, 8.00%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (8 people, 8.00%)
- High blood pressure (8 people, 8.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lansoprazole (16 people, 16.00%)
- Aspirin (13 people, 13.00%)
- Lipitor (8 people, 8.00%)
- Prednisone (8 people, 8.00%)
- Lisinopril (7 people, 7.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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