Simvastatin and Burning sensation - from FDA reports
Burning sensation is found among people who take Simvastatin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Burning sensation with Simvastatin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 142,404 people who have side effects when taking Simvastatin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 01, 2017
142,404 people reported to have side effects when taking Simvastatin.
Among them, 825 people (0.58%) have Burning sensation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Simvastatin when people have Burning sensation *:
- < 1 month: 61.29 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25.81 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.23 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.45 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.23 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Burning sensation when taking Simvastatin *:
- female: 61.19 %
- male: 38.81 %
Age of people who have Burning sensation when taking Simvastatin *:
- 0-1: 0.15 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.15 %
- 30-39: 2.15 %
- 40-49: 10.45 %
- 50-59: 25.96 %
- 60+: 61.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Diabetes (61 people, 7.39%)
- Pain (58 people, 7.03%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (46 people, 5.58%)
- Depression (46 people, 5.58%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (34 people, 4.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (134 people, 16.24%)
- Niaspan (102 people, 12.36%)
- Lisinopril (95 people, 11.52%)
- Lyrica (91 people, 11.03%)
- Omeprazole (81 people, 9.82%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (171 people, 20.73%)
- Pain (154 people, 18.67%)
- Paraesthesia (145 people, 17.58%)
- Pain In Extremity (136 people, 16.48%)
- Itching (126 people, 15.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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