Related topic: Zetia, Tingling and numbness
Review: could Zetia cause Tingling and numbness?
Summary: Tingling and numbness could be caused by Zetia, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Plavix, and have Prostate cancer.
We study 24,529 people who have side effects while taking Zetia from FDA and social media. Among them, 23 have Tingling and numbness. Find out below who they are, when they have Tingling and numbness and more.
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Zetia (latest outcomes from 24,940 users) has active ingredients of ezetimibe. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Tingling and numbness
Tingling and numbness (abnormal sensations that can occur anywhere in your body, but are often felt in your fingers, hands, feet, arms, or legs) (latest reports from 29,975 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 0 people reported to have side effects when taking Zetia. Among them, 23 people have Tingling And Numbness. They amount to 0.08% of all the 29,835 people who have Tingling And Numbness on eHealthMe.
Time on Zetia when people have Tingling and numbness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Tingling and numbness||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33% |
Gender of people who have Tingling and numbness when taking Zetia * :
|Tingling and numbness||33.33%||66.67% |
Age of people who have Tingling and numbness when taking Zetia * :
|Tingling and numbness||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.76%||0.00%||28.57%||66.67% |
Severity of Tingling and numbness when taking Zetia ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Tingling and numbness||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Tingling and numbness ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prostate cancer (8 people, 34.78%)
- Neoplasm (8 people, 34.78%)
- Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging brain (3 people, 13.04%)
- Angiogram (3 people, 13.04%)
- Hypothyroidism (2 people, 8.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Plavix (16 people, 69.57%)
- Lantus (15 people, 65.22%)
- Ambien (15 people, 65.22%)
- Aspirin (13 people, 56.52%)
- Lasix (12 people, 52.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Zetia (ezetimibe) is often used for high blood cholesterol. Find out below the conditions Zetia is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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