Lovastatin and Cradle cap - from FDA reports


Cradle cap is reported only by a few people who take Lovastatin. We study 19,160 people who have side effects while taking Lovastatin from FDA. Among them, 3 have Cradle cap. Find out below who they are, when they have Cradle cap and more.

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On Nov, 19, 2017

19,160 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovastatin.
Among them, 3 people (0.02%) have Cradle cap

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lovastatin cause Cradle cap?

Gender of people who have Cradle cap when taking Lovastatin *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Cradle cap when taking Lovastatin *:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (3 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zantac (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Vasotec (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Glucotrol (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Flonase (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Alphagan (3 people, 100.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Sprains (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Oedema Peripheral (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Nasal Congestion (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Indigestion (3 people, 100.00%)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma (3 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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