Review: could Simvastatin cause Panic attack?
We study 77,392 people who have side effects while taking Simvastatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 322 have Panic attack. Find out below who they are, when they have Panic attack and more.
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Simvastatin (latest outcomes from 80,712 users) has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Panic attack (latest reports from 122,344 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, panic disorder, pain.
On Aug, 14, 2014: 77,379 people reported to have side effects when taking Simvastatin. Among them, 322 people (0.42%) have Panic Attack. They amount to 0.27% of all the 121,315 people who have Panic Attack on eHealthMe.
Time on Simvastatin when people have Panic attack * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Panic attack||69.23%||19.23%||7.69%||0.00%||3.85%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Panic attack when taking Simvastatin * :
|Panic attack||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||6.13%||10.34%||39.46%||44.06% |
Severity of Panic attack when taking Simvastatin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Panic attack||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Panic attack ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Panic attack||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (82 people, 25.47%)
- Diabetes mellitus (60 people, 18.63%)
- Depression (59 people, 18.32%)
- Blood cholesterol (57 people, 17.70%)
- Mental disorder (50 people, 15.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (93 people, 28.88%)
- Zocor (72 people, 22.36%)
- Chantix (70 people, 21.74%)
- Mirtazapine (68 people, 21.12%)
- Toprol-xl (68 people, 21.12%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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