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 77,532 people who have side effects while taking Simvastatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,625 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 80,878 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 Mar, 11, 2015: 77,518 people reported to have side effects when taking Simvastatin. Among them, 1,625 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||21.05%||31.58%||7.89%||13.16%||10.53%||13.16%||2.63% |
Age of people who have Blood glucose increased when taking Simvastatin * :
|Blood glucose increased||0.08%||0.00%||0.08%||0.83%||2.80%||7.27%||25.28%||63.66% |
Severity of Blood glucose increased when taking Simvastatin ** :
How people recovered from Blood glucose increased ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (338 people, 20.80%)
- Hypertension (290 people, 17.85%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (236 people, 14.52%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (190 people, 11.69%)
- Blood cholesterol (142 people, 8.74%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (594 people, 36.55%)
- Metformin hcl (345 people, 21.23%)
- Lisinopril (340 people, 20.92%)
- Lantus (232 people, 14.28%)
- Furosemide (227 people, 13.97%)
* 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:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Simvastatin, Clopidogrel Bisulfate, Aspirin, Metoprolol Tartrate for a 64-year old man with High Blood Cholesterol, Coronary Artery Occlusion, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Shortness Of Breath
- A study of side effects of Simvastatin for a 37-year old man with Blood Cholesterol Abnormal. The patient has Petechiae (a small red or purple spot caused by bleeding into the skin)
- A study of side effects of Simvastatin for a 61-year old man with Swollen Tongue. The patient has Swollen Tongue (swelling of tongue)
- A study of drug interactions between Fish Oil, Omeprazole, Gemfibrozil, Enalapril Maleate, Simvastatin, Hydrochlorothiazide for a 55-year old man with Blood Triglycerides Abnormal, Barrett's Oesophagus, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, High Blood Pressure, High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has High Blood Sugar
- A study of drug interactions between Multivitamin, Aspirin, Simvastatin, Clonazepam for a 60-year old man with Nutrition - Inadequate, Heart Attack, High Blood Cholesterol, Generalised Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Rash Generalised
Recent Simvastatin related drug comparison:
- 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
- Comparions of Garcinia Cambogi, Simvastatin for a 41-year old woman who has Lower Cholesterol
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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