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Review: could Pravastatin cause Memory loss?

We study 8,440 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin 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

Pravastatin sodium (latest outcomes from 9,268 users) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Memory loss

Memory loss (latest reports from 467,270 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Sep, 12, 2014: 8,440 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 100 people (1.18%) have Memory Loss.

Trend of Memory loss in Pravastatin sodium reports

Time on Pravastatin sodium when people have Memory loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Memory loss0.00%20.83%4.17%4.17%33.33%33.33%4.17%

Gender of people who have Memory loss when taking Pravastatin sodium * :

FemaleMale
Memory loss61.86%38.14%

Age of people who have Memory loss when taking Pravastatin sodium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Memory loss0.00%2.22%0.00%0.00%3.33%4.44%36.67%53.33%

Severity of Memory loss when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Memory loss12.00%52.00%16.00%20.00%

How people recovered from Memory loss ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Memory loss20.00%0.00%80.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (13 people, 13.00%)
  2. High blood cholesterol (10 people, 10.00%)
  3. Hypertension (8 people, 8.00%)
  4. Blood cholesterol increased (8 people, 8.00%)
  5. High blood pressure (8 people, 8.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lansoprazole (16 people, 16.00%)
  2. Aspirin (13 people, 13.00%)
  3. Lipitor (8 people, 8.00%)
  4. Prednisone (8 people, 8.00%)
  5. Lisinopril (7 people, 7.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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