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 8,509 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 9,332 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 142,502 Nausea and vomiting patients)
On May, 12, 2015: 8,506 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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From this study (4 years ago):
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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