Simvastatin and Urinary tract infection - from FDA reports


Summary

Urinary tract infection is found among people who take Simvastatin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Urinary tract infection 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.

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On Oct, 20, 2017

142,404 people reported to have side effects when taking Simvastatin.
Among them, 2,687 people (1.89%) have Urinary tract infection


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Simvastatin cause Urinary tract infection?

Time on Simvastatin when people have Urinary tract infection *:

  • < 1 month: 16.83 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 23.76 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.99 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.96 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 12.87 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 23.76 %
  • 10+ years: 17.82 %

Gender of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Simvastatin *:

  • female: 72.47 %
  • male: 27.53 %

Age of people who have Urinary tract infection when taking Simvastatin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.18 %
  • 20-29: 0.49 %
  • 30-39: 1.82 %
  • 40-49: 3.55 %
  • 50-59: 19.16 %
  • 60+: 74.81 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (278 people, 10.35%)
  • Diabetes (231 people, 8.60%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (216 people, 8.04%)
  • Depression (212 people, 7.89%)
  • Pain (210 people, 7.82%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (448 people, 16.67%)
  • Lisinopril (336 people, 12.50%)
  • Furosemide (275 people, 10.23%)
  • Omeprazole (253 people, 9.42%)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (234 people, 8.71%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (515 people, 19.17%)
  • Fatigue (496 people, 18.46%)
  • Weakness (425 people, 15.82%)
  • Anaemia (420 people, 15.63%)
  • Nausea (402 people, 14.96%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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