Simvastatin and Blood glucose increased - from FDA reports
Blood glucose increased is found among people who take Simvastatin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Blood glucose increased with Simvastatin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 138,167 people who have side effects when taking Simvastatin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 25, 2017
138,167 people reported to have side effects when taking Simvastatin.
Among them, 2,631 people (1.9%) have Blood Glucose Increased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Simvastatin when people have Blood Glucose Increased *:
- < 1 month: 17.46 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.22 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.52 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.52 %
- 2 - 5 years: 22.22 %
- 5 - 10 years: 15.87 %
- 10+ years: 3.17 %
Gender of people who have Blood Glucose Increased when taking Simvastatin *:
- female: 48.3 %
- male: 51.7 %
Age of people who have Blood Glucose Increased when taking Simvastatin *:
- 0-1: 0.05 %
- 2-9: 0.05 %
- 10-19: 0.05 %
- 20-29: 0.94 %
- 30-39: 2.73 %
- 40-49: 7.39 %
- 50-59: 23.05 %
- 60+: 65.74 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (661 people, 25.12%)
- Diabetes (562 people, 21.36%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (528 people, 20.07%)
- High Blood Pressure (460 people, 17.48%)
- Pain (119 people, 4.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (493 people, 18.74%)
- Metformin (471 people, 17.90%)
- Lisinopril (414 people, 15.74%)
- Lantus (403 people, 15.32%)
- Furosemide (247 people, 9.39%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (324 people, 12.31%)
- Nausea (300 people, 11.40%)
- Fatigue (299 people, 11.36%)
- Weight Decreased (296 people, 11.25%)
- Drug Ineffective (253 people, 9.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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