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Review: could Pravastatin sodium cause Ms (Multiple sclerosis)?





Summary: Ms is found among people who take Pravastatin sodium, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also take medication Levothyroxine sodium, and have Multiple sclerosis.

We study 8,466 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Ms. Find out below who they are, when they have Ms and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Pravastatin sodium and have Ms >>>

Pravastatin sodium

Pravastatin sodium has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Pravastatin sodium 9,285 users)

Ms

Ms (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath) has been reported by people with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis.(latest reports from Ms 221,573 patients)

On Dec, 19, 2014: 8,466 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 8 people (0.09%) have Ms.

Trend of Ms in Pravastatin sodium reports

Time on Pravastatin sodium when people have Ms * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Ms when taking Pravastatin sodium * :

FemaleMale
Ms75.00%25.00%

Age of people who have Ms when taking Pravastatin sodium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ms0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%28.57%28.57%42.86%0.00%

Severity of Ms when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Ms ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple sclerosis (3 people, 37.50%)
  2. Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (1 people, 12.50%)
  3. Psoriatic arthropathy (1 people, 12.50%)
  4. Arthritis (1 people, 12.50%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus (1 people, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Levothyroxine sodium (4 people, 50.00%)
  2. Metformin hcl (3 people, 37.50%)
  3. Rebif (3 people, 37.50%)
  4. Gabapentin (3 people, 37.50%)
  5. Betaseron (2 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Can my sister take phentermine with multiple sclerosis to lose weight
    (Asked by a 37 year old woman who has Multiple Sclerosis)
    I worry she is taking a pill that will affect the nervous system and may not be good for her body.
  • Has anyone had side affects and/or drug interactions from xarelto and prevastatin?
    (Asked by a 53 year old woman who has High Cholesterol And Blood Clots, and takes Pravastatin, Xarelto)
    I currently take xarelto after a bout of multiple blood clots in both lungs...I have just been diagnosed with high cholesterol and dr wants me to take prevastatin and I'm concerned about side affects and/or drug interactions
  • Does anyone else have trouble getting to sleep since beginning to take brilinta?
    (Asked by a 76 year old woman who has Initial Insomnia, and takes Vitamin D, Vitamin B12, CoQ10, Aspirin, Brilinta, Omeprazole, Pravastatin Sodium, Tekturna)
    Am trying to figure out just why, since stent insertion, I have developed insomnia which keeps me from getting to sleep at night. Brilinta is the only new drug I am taking.I am very sleepy, falling asleep in my chair while watching TV, but wide awake when I go to bed and staying awake until two or t ...
  • Can i take marijuana while taking gilenya
    (Asked by a 36 year old woman who has MS, and takes Gilenya)
    Hello i would like to know if is safe to have marijuane with gilenya and methotraxate
  • Can stopping coumadin cause the heart rate to increase?
    (Asked by a 96 year old man who has Atrial Fibrillation, and takes Paxil, Lasix, Pravastatin Sodium, Aspirin, Metoprolol Tartrate)
    After stoppage of coumadin, the patient was started on Eliquis and after administration of one dose, the heart rate increased from the 70's to 120 plus. Could the increased heart rate be caused by the stoppage of coumadin?

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