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Review: could Pravastatin cause Thyroid disorder?

We study 8,440 people who have side effects while taking Pravastatin 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 9,252 users) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Thyroid disorder

Thyroid disorder (thyroid diseases) (latest reports from 49,553 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism.

On Aug, 14, 2014: 8,434 people reported to have side effects when taking Pravastatin sodium. Among them, 11 people (0.13%) have Thyroid Disorder. They amount to 0.02% of all the 49,430 people who have Thyroid Disorder on eHealthMe.

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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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 days ago):

  • This is a condition that's been going on for five years. If I were to bite into a piece of cake or candy, it would taste bitter.Anything you can think of that is generally sweet, including fruit, tastes bitter. Meals lack the flavor that they should have.When I eat chicken soup for instance, If I don't add a bouillion cube to it, the soup would be tasteless.If you have any knowledge concerning this condition, please contact me. Five years is a long time to deal with this.

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  • From this study (6 days ago):

  • I wake once or twice nightly to pass water I take my meds at tea time

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