Zocor and Plantar fasciitis - from FDA reports
Plantar fasciitis is found among people who take Zocor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Neurontin, and have Hypercalcaemia . We study 70,551 people who have side effects while taking Zocor from FDA. Among them, 95 have Plantar fasciitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Plantar fasciitis and more.
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Zocor has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Zocor 72,287 users)
Plantar fasciitis (painful inflammatory process of the plantar fascia) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure (latest reports from 2,644 Plantar fasciitis patients).
On Feb, 21, 2017
70,551 people reported to have side effects when taking Zocor.
Among them, 95 people (0.13%) have Plantar Fasciitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zocor when people have Plantar Fasciitis *:
- < 1 month: 20 %
- 1 - 6 months: 40 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 40 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Plantar Fasciitis when taking Zocor *:
- female: 55.95 %
- male: 44.05 %
Age of people who have Plantar Fasciitis when taking Zocor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 2.47 %
- 40-49: 12.35 %
- 50-59: 38.27 %
- 60+: 46.91 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hypercalcaemia (28 people, 29.47%)
- Breast Cancer (22 people, 23.16%)
- Arthritis (22 people, 23.16%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (18 people, 18.95%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (12 people, 12.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (51 people, 53.68%)
- Celebrex (48 people, 50.53%)
- Zometa (45 people, 47.37%)
- Ambien (39 people, 41.05%)
- Levaquin (38 people, 40.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (60 people, 63.16%)
- Pain In Extremity (59 people, 62.11%)
- Pain (58 people, 61.05%)
- Back Pain (51 people, 53.68%)
- Weakness (47 people, 49.47%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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