Review: could Pravastatin cause Nausea and vomiting?
Summary: Nausea and vomiting could be caused by Pravastatin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take Aspirin, and have Hyperlipidaemia.
We study 8,364 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 186 have Nausea and vomiting. Find out below who they are, when they have Nausea and vomiting and more.
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Pravastatin sodium (latest outcomes from 9,169 users) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Nausea and vomiting
Nausea and vomiting (latest reports from 1,060,562 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain, type 2 diabetes.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 8,407 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 186 people (2.21%) have Nausea And Vomiting. They amount to 0.02% of all the 1,059,336 people who have Nausea And Vomiting on eHealthMe.
Time on Pravastatin sodium when people have Nausea and vomiting * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Nausea and vomiting||9.09%||0.00%||9.09%||0.00%||36.36%||45.45%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Nausea and vomiting when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Nausea and vomiting||53.44%||46.56% |
Age of people who have Nausea and vomiting when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Nausea and vomiting||0.59%||0.59%||0.00%||0.00%||4.71%||8.24%||23.53%||62.35% |
Severity of Nausea and vomiting when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Nausea and vomiting||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Nausea and vomiting ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hyperlipidaemia (33 people, 17.74%)
- Hypertension (25 people, 13.44%)
- Insomnia (14 people, 7.53%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (14 people, 7.53%)
- Colon cancer stage iv (13 people, 6.99%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (49 people, 26.34%)
- Losartan potassium (20 people, 10.75%)
- Plavix (19 people, 10.22%)
- Zetia (19 people, 10.22%)
- Allopurinol (18 people, 9.68%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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