How effective is Zocor for Weight Loss? (by duration, gender, age)

Summary:

Overall ratings: 2.3/5
Long term ratings: 3/5

This is a phase IV clinical study of how effective Zocor (simvastatin) is for Weight loss and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe from 3 Zocor users and is updated continuously.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.


On Nov, 05, 2022

3 people are studied for taking Zocor in Weight loss


What is Zocor?

Zocor has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. eHealthMe is studying from 85,010 Zocor users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Weight loss?

Weight loss is found to be associated with 2,683 drugs and 2,160 conditions by eHealthMe.

Overall effectiveness (number of people):

Does Zocor work for your Weight loss (overall)?

Long term (1+ years) effectiveness (number of people):

Does Zocor work for your Weight loss (long term)?

Zocor effectiveness for Weight loss (number of people):

Overall:
  • not at all: 1
  • somewhat: 1
  • moderate: 0
  • high: 1
  • very high: 0
Long Term:
  • not at all: 0
  • somewhat: 1
  • moderate: 0
  • high: 1
  • very high: 0

Gender of people who take Zocor for Weight loss *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who take Zocor for Weight loss *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 33.33 %
  • 50-59: 33.33 %
  • 60+: 33.33 %

Who find Zocor more effective for Weight Loss?

Gender of people who take Zocor for Weight loss *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who take Zocor for Weight loss *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 100 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Zocor?

- You can start a phase IV clinical trial to monitor Zocor safety and effectiveness.

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study is based on simvastatin (the active ingredients of Zocor) and Zocor (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study neither.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).

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