Review: could Pravastatin cause Nausea and vomiting?
We study 8,440 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin 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 (latest outcomes from 9,255 users) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Nausea and vomiting
Nausea and vomiting (latest reports from 1,056,104 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, type 2 diabetes, depression, multiple sclerosis.
On Sep, 16, 2014: 8,440 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 187 people (2.22%) 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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Nausea And Vomiting is also known as: Emesis, Stomach upset, Upset stomach, Vomiting.
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