Review: could Simvastatin cause Eructation?
We study 77,392 people who have side effects while taking Simvastatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 119 have Eructation. Find out below who they are, when they have Eructation and more.
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Simvastatin (latest outcomes from 80,725 users) has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Eructation (release of gas from the digestive tract) (latest reports from 35,943 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, osteoporosis.
On Jul, 30, 2014: 77,357 people reported to have side effects when taking Simvastatin. Among them, 119 people (0.15%) have Eructation. They amount to 0.33% of all the 35,605 people who have Eructation on eHealthMe.
Time on Simvastatin when people have Eructation * :
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Age of people who have Eructation when taking Simvastatin * :
Severity of Eructation when taking Simvastatin ** :
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How people recovered from Eructation ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (23 people, 19.33%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (21 people, 17.65%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (12 people, 10.08%)
- Depression (9 people, 7.56%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (9 people, 7.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (35 people, 29.41%)
- Lisinopril (28 people, 23.53%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (17 people, 14.29%)
- Omeprazole (16 people, 13.45%)
- Xanax (16 people, 13.45%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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