Lovastatin and Rash - from FDA reports


Summary

Rash is found among people who take Lovastatin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Rash with Lovastatin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 19,160 people who have side effects when taking Lovastatin from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 19, 2017

19,160 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovastatin.
Among them, 770 people (4.02%) have Rash


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lovastatin cause Rash?

Time on Lovastatin when people have Rash *:

  • < 1 month: 10 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 30 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 40 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Rash when taking Lovastatin *:

  • female: 60.18 %
  • male: 39.82 %

Age of people who have Rash when taking Lovastatin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.49 %
  • 20-29: 0.33 %
  • 30-39: 1.63 %
  • 40-49: 8.17 %
  • 50-59: 21.24 %
  • 60+: 68.14 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (47 people, 6.10%)
  • Pain (44 people, 5.71%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (38 people, 4.94%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (36 people, 4.68%)
  • Diabetes (33 people, 4.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (152 people, 19.74%)
  • Lisinopril (117 people, 15.19%)
  • Atenolol (76 people, 9.87%)
  • Omeprazole (72 people, 9.35%)
  • Prilosec (71 people, 9.22%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Itching (163 people, 21.17%)
  • Fatigue (138 people, 17.92%)
  • Pain (118 people, 15.32%)
  • Nausea (110 people, 14.29%)
  • Joint Pain (102 people, 13.25%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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