Zetia and Quadriparesis - from FDA reports

Quadriparesis is found among people who take Zetia, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Prozac, and have Psoriatic arthropathy. This study 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 Aug, 19, 2018

34,261 people reported to have side effects when taking Zetia.
Among them, 7 people (0.02%) have Quadriparesis

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Could Zetia cause Quadriparesis?

Gender of people who have Quadriparesis when taking Zetia *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Quadriparesis when taking Zetia *:

  • 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: 100 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Psoriatic Arthropathy (inflammation of the skin and joints with kin condition which typically causes patches (plaques) of red, scaly skin to develop): 5 people, 71.43%
  2. Multiple Allergies (allergy to multiple agents): 2 people, 28.57%
  3. Fungal Infection: 2 people, 28.57%
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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Actos: 5 people, 71.43%
  2. Synthroid: 5 people, 71.43%
  3. Simvastatin: 5 people, 71.43%
  4. Amaryl: 5 people, 71.43%
  5. Prozac: 5 people, 71.43%
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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Urinary Tract Infection: 7 people, 100.00%
  2. Weakness: 5 people, 71.43%
  3. Muscle Tightness: 5 people, 71.43%
  4. Conjunctivitis (pink eye): 5 people, 71.43%
  5. Demyelination (loss of the myelin covering of some nerve fibres resulting in their impaired function): 5 people, 71.43%
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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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