Zetia and Injury - from FDA reports

Injury is found among people who take Zetia, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lipitor, and have Coronary artery bypass. This review analyzes which people have Injury with Zetia. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 34,261 people who have side effects when taking Zetia from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 13, 2018

34,261 people reported to have side effects when taking Zetia.
Among them, 517 people (1.51%) have Injury

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zetia cause Injury?

Time on Zetia when people have Injury *:

  • < 1 month: 9.68 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 32.26 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.23 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 9.68 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 29.03 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 3.23 %
  • 10+ years: 12.9 %

Gender of people who have Injury when taking Zetia *:

  • female: 64.13 %
  • male: 35.87 %

Age of people who have Injury when taking Zetia *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.24 %
  • 20-29: 1.71 %
  • 30-39: 6.36 %
  • 40-49: 9.78 %
  • 50-59: 22.98 %
  • 60+: 58.92 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Coronary Artery Bypass: 82 people, 15.86%
  • Pain: 39 people, 7.54%
  • Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 39 people, 7.54%
  • High Blood Pressure: 29 people, 5.61%
  • Metastases To Spine (cancer spreads to spine): 26 people, 5.03%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lipitor: 178 people, 34.43%
  • Aspirin: 162 people, 31.33%
  • Zometa: 158 people, 30.56%
  • Plavix: 130 people, 25.15%
  • Lasix: 126 people, 24.37%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain: 361 people, 69.83%
  • Stress And Anxiety: 340 people, 65.76%
  • Anhedonia (inability to experience pleasure from activities usually found enjoyable): 209 people, 40.43%
  • Emotional Distress: 202 people, 39.07%
  • Depression: 166 people, 32.11%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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