Review: could Simvastatin cause Tremors?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 72,153 people who take Simvastatin. Among them, 999 have Tremors. See who they are, when they have Tremors and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Simvastatin (latest outcomes from 80,527 users) has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure. Commonly reported side effects of Simvastatin include weakness, breathing difficulty, dyspnoea exacerbated, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Tremors (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body) (latest reports from 381,011 patients) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety.
On Feb, 19, 2014: 72,087 people reported to have side effects when taking Simvastatin. Among them, 889 people (1.23%) have Tremors.
Time on Simvastatin when people have Tremors * :
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Age of people who have Tremors when taking Simvastatin * :
Severity of Tremors when taking Simvastatin ** :
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How people recovered from Tremors ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (108 people, 12.15%)
- Depression (97 people, 10.91%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (72 people, 8.10%)
- Anxiety (70 people, 7.87%)
- Sleep disorder (61 people, 6.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (289 people, 32.51%)
- Lisinopril (144 people, 16.20%)
- Atenolol (127 people, 14.29%)
- Omeprazole (120 people, 13.50%)
- Furosemide (96 people, 10.80%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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