Kidney failure 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 Hypertension . We study 96,889 people who have side effects while taking Simvastatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,864 have Kidney failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney failure and more.
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Simvastatin has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Simvastatin 135,837 users)
Kidney failure (loss of kidney function) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 82,158 Kidney failure patients).
On Oct, 20, 2016
96,889 people reported to have side effects when taking Simvastatin.
Among them, 1,864 people (1.92%) have Kidney Failure
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I just started with simvastatin about a week ago after years of high cholesterol, 270 last count. I have been on antidepressant for a year and a half. First Prozac, now Wellbutrin. I'm feeling very nausea on both. And dizzy. I need to lower my cholesterol and would like to stop the antidepressant if I have too.
A bad fall in 2006. Required pain management MRIS, numerous tests and a cervical and lumbar surgery in 2007 to correct. Two Rear end car accidents while I was at a stop light. One in 2011 and one in 2015. I already had spinal stenosis and degenerative disc desease genetically passed on. Problems ...
when metformin was used for my diabetes my complete metabolic panel was normal but sitagliptin was added and my kidney function started getting abnormal. I stopped taking metformin per my md and 3months later my kidney functions got worse. lactic acid level also went up.
My doctor has recently taken me off lisinopril and put me on another medication as my kidney filtering function has been in slow decline. I had been taking it over 10 years. I am still taking simvastatin. I am 71 years old.
I just started with simvastatin about a week ago after years of high cholesterol, 270 last count. I have been on antidepressant for a year and a half. First Prozac, now Wellbutrin. I'm feeling very nausea on both. And dizzy. I need to lower my cholesterol and would like to stop the ...
I developed moderate to severe nose bleeds after my medications were altered. I have tried to eliminate the cause but I am down to Simvastatin. I am interested in the symptoms others had or are having.
Hello, I'm a 32 year old who was just diagnosed with renal failure in August after taking hydroxyurea for 3 months. It's initially started with minor swelling, after 2 months and several tests I was told I had renal failure. I now have a eGFR of 8 with just body swelling symptoms. I don't want ...
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