Simvastatin and Tremors - from FDA reports


Summary

Tremors 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 Depression. This review analyzes which people have Tremors 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 Aug, 20, 2017

142,404 people reported to have side effects when taking Simvastatin.
Among them, 1,802 people (1.27%) have Tremors


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Simvastatin cause Tremors?

Time on Simvastatin when people have Tremors *:

  • < 1 month: 31.88 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 23.19 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 7.25 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 5.8 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 24.64 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.35 %
  • 10+ years: 2.9 %

Gender of people who have Tremors when taking Simvastatin *:

  • female: 61.33 %
  • male: 38.67 %

Age of people who have Tremors when taking Simvastatin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.07 %
  • 10-19: 0.07 %
  • 20-29: 0.41 %
  • 30-39: 2.37 %
  • 40-49: 7.18 %
  • 50-59: 20.18 %
  • 60+: 69.74 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (171 people, 9.49%)
  • Diabetes (115 people, 6.38%)
  • Pain (104 people, 5.77%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (83 people, 4.61%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (83 people, 4.61%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (300 people, 16.65%)
  • Lisinopril (202 people, 11.21%)
  • Omeprazole (180 people, 9.99%)
  • Atenolol (154 people, 8.55%)
  • Metformin (153 people, 8.49%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dizziness (382 people, 21.20%)
  • Fatigue (330 people, 18.31%)
  • Weakness (328 people, 18.20%)
  • Nausea (302 people, 16.76%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (261 people, 14.48%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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