Mevacor side effects by duration, gender and age - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data
Side effects are reported by people who take Mevacor. Common side effects include drug hypersensitivity among females and drug ineffective among males.
The phase IV clinical study is created by eHealthMe based on 4,898 reports from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.
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.
4,898 people who take Mevacor and have side effects are studied.
What is Mevacor?
Mevacor has active ingredients of lovastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. eHealthMe is studying from 4,969 Mevacor users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.
Number of Mevacor reports submitted per year:
Mevacor side effects by time on the drug *:
Mevacor side effects by gender *:
Mevacor side effects by age *:
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
Do you take Mevacor?Personalize this study to your gender and age
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.
How the study uses the data?
The study is based on lovastatin (the active ingredients of Mevacor) and Mevacor (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered.
Alternative drugs to, pros and cons of Mevacor:
- Mevacor (4,969 reports)
Common Mevacor side effects:
- Weakness: 393 reports
- Drug ineffective: 344 reports
- Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 318 reports
- Muscle aches (muscle pain): 313 reports
- Pain: 311 reports
- Breathing difficulty: 295 reports
- Heart attack: 240 reports
All Mevacor side effects from A to Z:a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
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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