Review: could Pravastatin cause Rashes?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.6/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 8,353 people who take Pravastatin. Among them, 223 have Rashes. See who they are, when they have Rashes and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Pravastatin sodium (latest outcomes from 9,142 users) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol, blood cholesterol decreased. Commonly reported side effects of Pravastatin sodium include weakness, fever, nausea aggravated, nausea, diarrhea.
Rashes (redness) (latest reports from 954,858 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, osteoporosis.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 8,353 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 223 people (2.67%) have Rashes. They amount to 0.02% of all the 944,384 people who have Rashes.
Time on Pravastatin sodium when people have Rashes * :
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Gender of people who have Rashes when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
Age of people who have Rashes when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
Severity of Rashes when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :
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How people recovered from Rashes ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (62 people, 27.80%)
- Diabetes mellitus (39 people, 17.49%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (26 people, 11.66%)
- Dyslipidaemia (24 people, 10.76%)
- Hypothyroidism (21 people, 9.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (64 people, 28.70%)
- Lisinopril (31 people, 13.90%)
- Enalapril maleate (29 people, 13.00%)
- Synthroid (28 people, 12.56%)
- Furosemide (25 people, 11.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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