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Review: could Pravastatin sodium cause Thyroid disorder (Thyroid diseases)?

Summary: Thyroid disorder is found among people who take Pravastatin sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Levothyroxine sodium, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 8,460 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Thyroid disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Thyroid disorder and more.

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Pravastatin sodium

Pravastatin sodium (latest outcomes from 9,277 users) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

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Thyroid disorder

Thyroid disorder (thyroid diseases) (latest reports from 49,657 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism.

Trend of Thyroid disorder reports

On Oct, 26, 2014: 8,454 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 11 people (0.13%) have Thyroid Disorder.

Trend of Thyroid disorder in Pravastatin sodium reports

Time on Pravastatin sodium when people have Thyroid disorder * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Thyroid disorder0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Thyroid disorder when taking Pravastatin sodium * :

FemaleMale
Thyroid disorder81.82%18.18%

Age of people who have Thyroid disorder when taking Pravastatin sodium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Thyroid disorder0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%12.50%0.00%87.50%

Severity of Thyroid disorder when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Thyroid disorder0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Thyroid disorder ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (4 people, 36.36%)
  2. Thyroid disorder (2 people, 18.18%)
  3. Osteoporosis (2 people, 18.18%)
  4. Hyperlipidaemia (2 people, 18.18%)
  5. Blood cholesterol (1 people, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Levothyroxine sodium (4 people, 36.36%)
  2. Digoxin (4 people, 36.36%)
  3. Humira (4 people, 36.36%)
  4. Methotrexate (4 people, 36.36%)
  5. Folic acid (3 people, 27.27%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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