Simvastatin and Social avoidant behavior - from FDA reports


Social avoidant behavior is found among people who take Simvastatin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Social avoidant behavior with Simvastatin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 142,404 people who have side effects when taking Simvastatin from FDA, and is updated regularly.



On Jul, 11, 2018

142,404 people reported to have side effects when taking Simvastatin.
Among them, 199 people (0.14%) have Social avoidant behavior


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Simvastatin cause Social avoidant behavior?

Time on Simvastatin when people have Social avoidant behavior *:

  • < 1 month: 91.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 8.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Social avoidant behavior when taking Simvastatin *:

  • female: 43.85 %
  • male: 56.15 %

Age of people who have Social avoidant behavior when taking Simvastatin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 31.4 %
  • 50-59: 27.91 %
  • 60+: 40.7 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Depression: 10 people, 5.03%
  2. Sleep Disorder: 6 people, 3.02%
  3. Quit Smoking: 5 people, 2.51%
  4. Hyperlipidaemia (presence of excess lipids in the blood): 4 people, 2.01%
  5. Stress And Anxiety: 4 people, 2.01%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Aspirin: 21 people, 10.55%
  2. Digoxin: 17 people, 8.54%
  3. Lasix: 16 people, 8.04%
  4. Furosemide: 14 people, 7.04%
  5. Lipitor: 14 people, 7.04%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 137 people, 68.84%
  2. Balance Disorder: 119 people, 59.80%
  3. Quality Of Life Decreased: 117 people, 58.79%
  4. Psychiatric Symptom: 108 people, 54.27%
  5. Weakness: 106 people, 53.27%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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