Review: could Simvastatin cause Blood glucose increased?
Summary: Blood glucose increased is found among people who take Simvastatin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Diabetes.
We study 77,553 people who have side effects while taking Simvastatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,626 have Blood glucose increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood glucose increased and more.
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Simvastatin has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 80,902 Simvastatin users)
Blood glucose increased
Blood glucose increased has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression. (latest reports from 65,117 Blood glucose increased patients)
On Apr, 11, 2015: 77,532 people reported to have side effects when taking Simvastatin. Among them, 1,626 people (2.10%) have Blood Glucose Increased.
Time on Simvastatin when people have Blood glucose increased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Blood glucose increased||20.51%||30.77%||7.69%||12.82%||10.26%||15.38%||2.56% |
Age of people who have Blood glucose increased when taking Simvastatin * :
|Blood glucose increased||0.08%||0.00%||0.08%||0.83%||2.80%||7.26%||25.26%||63.69% |
Severity of Blood glucose increased when taking Simvastatin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Blood glucose increased||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Blood glucose increased ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Blood glucose increased||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (338 people, 20.79%)
- Hypertension (290 people, 17.84%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (236 people, 14.51%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (190 people, 11.69%)
- Blood cholesterol (142 people, 8.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (594 people, 36.53%)
- Metformin hcl (345 people, 21.22%)
- Lisinopril (341 people, 20.97%)
- Lantus (232 people, 14.27%)
- Furosemide (227 people, 13.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Simvastatin for a 56-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Hair Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin B12, Co-codamol, Simvastatin, Ranitidine, Perindopril Erbumine, Prozac for a 75-year old man with Low Egfr, Pain, Hypercholesterolaemia, Hyperacidity, Blood Pressure Increased, Depression. The patient has Depression, Loss Of Bladder Control
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin E, Simvastatin, Hydrochlorothiazide, Prilosec Otc, Cayenne, Multivitamin, Melatonin, Fish Oil, Calcium, Biotin, B Complex Vitamin, Tavist Allergy/sinus/headache, Actifed, Norco for a 50-year old woman with General Physical Condition, High Blood Cholesterol, High Blood Pressure, Heartburn - Chronic, Edema, General Physical Health Deterioration, Difficulty Falling Asleep, Bone Strength And Calcium, Spoon Nails, Fatigue, Allergies, Chronic Pain. The patient has Enlarged Liver
- A study of side effects of Zocor for a 55-year old woman with Lower Cholesterol. The patient has Myalgia
- A study of side effects of Simvastatin for a 79-year old man with High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Anosmia
Recent Simvastatin related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Gabapentin, Simvastatin for a 81-year old woman who has Blood Cholesterol Decreased
- Comparions of Nitroglycerin, Aspirin, Flagyl, Atenolol, Simvastatin for a 36-year old woman who has Infection
- Comparions of Simvastatin, Crestor for a 64-year old man who has High Blood Cholesterol
- Comparions of Benazepril Hydrochloride, Simvastatin for a 67-year old man who has High Cholesterol
- Comparions of Simvastatin, Buspar, Lisinopril, Aspirin, Toprol-xl for a 51-year old man who has Blood Pressure Increased
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