Review: could Pravastatin cause Thyroid disorder?
We study 8,421 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 (latest outcomes from 9,231 users) has active ingredients of pravastatin sodium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Thyroid disorder (thyroid diseases) (latest reports from 49,361 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 8,416 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 49,214 people who have Thyroid Disorder on eHealthMe.
Time on Pravastatin sodium when people have Thyroid disorder * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Thyroid disorder||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Thyroid disorder when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Thyroid disorder||81.82%||18.18% |
Age of people who have Thyroid disorder when taking Pravastatin sodium * :
|Thyroid disorder||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.50%||0.00%||87.50% |
Severity of Thyroid disorder when taking Pravastatin sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Thyroid disorder||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Thyroid disorder ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (4 people, 36.36%)
- Thyroid disorder (2 people, 18.18%)
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 18.18%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (2 people, 18.18%)
- Blood cholesterol (1 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Levothyroxine sodium (4 people, 36.36%)
- Digoxin (4 people, 36.36%)
- Humira (4 people, 36.36%)
- Methotrexate (4 people, 36.36%)
- Folic acid (3 people, 27.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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The patient is in the hospital since Feb 2014. Classed as un diagnosed. Medical staff Thought autoimmune, possibly sarcoidosis, lupus, or some form of cancer, had a liver biopsy result inconclusive, had a few bone marrow biopsies results inconclusive, Lymph nodes biopsies were inconclusive.
Is on steroids, seems to respond to steroids, when steroids are reduced he gets worse.
I unfortunately am not in the same country as my sister and brother in law so can only supply what I am given,
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