Review: Memory loss in Pravastatin
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 3, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Memory loss by studying 7,916 people who take Pravastatin. We analyze: the time on Pravastatin when people have Memory loss, gender and age of these people, the severity of Memory loss, 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.
Memory loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol.
On Dec, 3, 2013: 7,890 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 84 people (1.06%) 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%||25.00%||5.00%||5.00%||35.00%||25.00%||5.00% |
Gender of people who have Memory loss when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Memory loss||65.52%||34.48% |
Age of people who have Memory loss when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Memory loss||0.00%||2.50%||0.00%||0.00%||3.75%||5.00%||36.25%||52.50% |
Severity of Memory loss when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Memory loss||5.26%||47.37%||21.05%||26.32% |
How people recovered from Memory loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Memory loss||33.33%||0.00%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (11 people, 13.10%)
- Dyspepsia (8 people, 9.52%)
- High blood cholesterol (8 people, 9.52%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (7 people, 8.33%)
- Product used for unknown indication (7 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lansoprazole (16 people, 19.05%)
- Aspirin (10 people, 11.90%)
- Prednisone (8 people, 9.52%)
- Lipitor (8 people, 9.52%)
- Simvastatin (6 people, 7.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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