Review: could Pravastatin sodium cause Nausea and vomiting?
Summary: Nausea and vomiting 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 Aspirin, and have Hyperlipidaemia.
We study 8,493 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 187 have Nausea and vomiting. Find out below who they are, when they have Nausea and vomiting 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 9,316 Pravastatin sodium users)
Nausea and vomiting
Nausea and vomiting has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, type 2 diabetes, depression, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 142,475 Nausea and vomiting patients)
On Mar, 6, 2015: 8,493 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 187 people (2.20%) have Nausea And Vomiting.
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||16.67%||0.00%||8.33%||0.00%||33.33%||41.67%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Nausea and vomiting when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Nausea and vomiting||53.16%||46.84% |
Age of people who have Nausea and vomiting when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Nausea and vomiting||0.58%||0.58%||0.00%||0.00%||4.68%||8.19%||23.98%||61.99% |
Severity of Nausea and vomiting when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Nausea and vomiting||33.33%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Nausea and vomiting ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Nausea and vomiting||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hyperlipidaemia (33 people, 17.65%)
- Hypertension (25 people, 13.37%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (14 people, 7.49%)
- Insomnia (14 people, 7.49%)
- Colon cancer stage iv (13 people, 6.95%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (49 people, 26.20%)
- Losartan potassium (20 people, 10.70%)
- Zetia (19 people, 10.16%)
- Plavix (19 people, 10.16%)
- Allopurinol (18 people, 9.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- I have mild myasyhenia gravis and have recently had heart surgery. could surgery, or anesthetics aggravate or exacerbate myasthenia gravis symptoms?
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- Hi, when i take only topamax i am ok, but when i am taking the topamax + rasilez as a side effect i have a very strong labyrinthitis. is it normal? what i can do? thanks in advance.
I am a man 56 years old, I had Hemicrania continua since I had 20 years old, the clinical picture is gradually worsened and now I also have the problem of too high pressure and I have to take Topamax plus Rasilez, but immediately I have as a side effect a very strong labyrinthitis with nausea and vomiting.
When I use the two drugs I have to stay in bed!
- I have been on amlodipine for approximately 3 months and have had terrible swelling in my legs and ankles along with pain and itching. should i be taken off this medication?
I was previously taking Propranolol for blood pressure which didn't bother me at all, but last year I developed a breathing problem and was given Symbicort to help get rid of wheezing. The Symbicort and Propranolol don't mesh well so I was then put on Amlodipine. The swelling, pain and itching occurred right away. I asked the pharmacist about it and also my doctor and they both said a small percentage of people have this problem on this medication. I have tried many times to get my doctor to take me off of this medication but he insists it is best for me, but I disagree. I really don't want to have this problem for the rest of my life and I also won't have any skin left on my legs from the scratching, not to mention the pain that accompanies the swelling which seem to creep up to my knees and thighs and sometimes is so painful I just go to bed to lay down and hopefully the hydroclorithiazide will remove some of this water so that pain will go away. The doctor also doubled my dose of Losartin and Hydroclorithiazide. I'm up about 4-6 times a night going to the bathroom so it also interrupts my sleep. Is anyone else having this problem. I would prefer to go back on the Propranolol and get something other than Symbicort that won't interact with each other. Then I won't have pain and itching all the time. Does anyone have any input on this. I would really appreciate it.
Thanks. Debbie CB
- Kindly tell me whether this treatment is accurate for spine tb?
have spinal tb and having treatment since 5 months..also a kidney dialysis patient..having two dialysis per week...i think this treatment is not effective because i am having severe back pain, severe pain in feet..nausea..and shortness of breath...
- Is pravastatin na is also used for lower mcholesterol?
need to know ,as i read a study that patients 60+ years old with Pravastatin sodiun, Impotence is Found
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The new meds (<1mo), I took for a week with no problems, then I started with the nausea followed by vomiting, 3 nights ago. Could there be a combination of 2 or more meds that are incompatible?
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