Review: Urinary tract infection in Simvastatin
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 7, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Urinary tract infection by studying 71,932 people who take Simvastatin. We analyze: the time on Simvastatin when people have Urinary tract infection, age of these people, the severity of Urinary tract infection, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Simvastatin. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Simvastatin (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure. Commonly reported side effects of Simvastatin include weakness, nausea, nausea aggravated, breathing difficulty, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Urinary tract infection
Urinary tract infection has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, pain.
On Nov, 24, 2013: 71,873 people reported to have side effects when taking Simvastatin. Among them, 1,416 people (1.97%) have Urinary Tract Infection.
Time on Simvastatin when people have Urinary tract infection * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Urinary tract infection||13.95%||27.91%||4.65%||4.65%||18.60%||13.95%||16.28% |
Age of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Simvastatin * :
|Urinary tract infection||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.15%||1.93%||3.08%||21.96%||72.88% |
Severity of Urinary tract infection when taking Simvastatin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Urinary tract infection||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Urinary tract infection ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (194 people, 13.70%)
- Product used for unknown indication (149 people, 10.52%)
- Diabetes mellitus (139 people, 9.82%)
- Depression (133 people, 9.39%)
- Pain (127 people, 8.97%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (475 people, 33.55%)
- Lisinopril (283 people, 19.99%)
- Furosemide (252 people, 17.80%)
- Metformin hcl (246 people, 17.37%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (226 people, 15.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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