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Zocor (Simvastatin) - Hospitalization - Suspected Cause - Side Effect Reports

 
 



Index of reports > Hospitalization (368)

Below is the selection of side effect reports (a.k.a. adverse event reports) related to Zocor (Simvastatin) hospitalization. The selected reports were submitted to the FDA during the sample period of about a year.

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Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from Netherlands on 2012-08-24

Patient:

Reactions: Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage, Drug Administration Error

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Acenocoumarol

Zocor
    Dosage: 40 mg, unk
    Administration route: Oral



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-08-23

Patient:

Reactions: Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage, Rhabdomyolysis, Hyperkalaemia, Transaminases Increased, Hypokalaemia, Thrombocytopenia, Acute Myocardial Infarction, Renal Failure Acute, Mucosal Atrophy, Hypovolaemia, Peptic Ulcer, Haemorrhoids, Anaemia, Hypotension, Hyponatraemia, Helicobacter Infection, Troponin Increased, Cardiac Output Decreased, Renal Failure Chronic, Diverticulum, Dehydration, Normochromic Normocytic Anaemia, Asthenia

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor
    Dosage: 80 mg
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2001-07-29
    End date: 2006-06-01

Zocor
    Dosage: 80 mg
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2006-09-07
    End date: 2010-09-01



Possible Zocor side effects in 63 year old female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United Kingdom on 2012-08-23

Patient: 63 year old female

Reactions: Cerebrovascular Accident

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Clozapine
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Schizophrenia

Felodipine

Zocor
    Administration route: Oral



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-08-23

Patient:

Reactions: Dyslipidaemia, Rhabdomyolysis, Eye Operation, Hypoglycaemia, Oedema Peripheral, Obesity, Blood Cholesterol Increased, Tendonitis, Kidney Infection, Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Drug Hypersensitivity, Eye Pain, Hysterectomy, Polymyositis, Intention Tremor, Diabetic Neuropathy, Insomnia, Diabetic Retinopathy, Diabetic Gastroparesis, Blindness, Hypertension

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lopid
    Dosage: 1200 mg, qpm
    End date: 2005-10-11

Lopid
    Dosage: 600 mg, qam
    Indication: Dyslipidaemia
    End date: 2005-10-11

Phentermine
    Dosage: 37.5 mg, unk
    Indication: Decreased Appetite
    End date: 2005-10-11

Zocor
    Dosage: 40 mg, unk

Zocor
    Dosage: 80 mg, qd
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased
    End date: 2005-10-11



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-23

Patient:

Reactions: Rhabdomyolysis

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a physician from Norway on 2012-08-23

Patient:

Reactions: Cardiac Failure, Dilatation Ventricular, Coronary Artery Stenosis, Atrial Fibrillation, Subileus, Aortic Valve Incompetence, Intestinal Stenosis

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization, disablity

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Remicade
    Dosage: unk
    Indication: Ankylosing Spondylitis
    Start date: 2008-01-01

Remicade
    Dosage: unk
    Start date: 2011-06-08
    End date: 2011-06-01

Zocor
    Dosage: dosage form: unspecified
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-06-01

Other drugs received by patient: Furosemide; Metoprolol Succinate; Loperamide HCL; Pentasa; Acetaminophen; Aspirin; Paralgin Forte; Atacand HCT



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from Germany on 2012-08-23

Patient:

Reactions: Rhabdomyolysis, Renal Failure

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Pradaxa
    Dosage: 110 mg, bid
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Atrial Fibrillation
    Start date: 2012-01-10
    End date: 2012-02-04

Zocor
    Dosage: 40 mg, qd
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Cardiovascular Event Prophylaxis

Other drugs received by patient: Carvedilol; Enalapril Plus; Digoxin



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a physician from Germany on 2012-08-23

Patient:

Reactions: Rhabdomyolysis, Renal Failure

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization, disablity

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Adenuric
    Dosage: 80 mg, qd
    Indication: Gout
    Start date: 2011-11-10
    End date: 2011-12-11

Zocor
    Dosage: 40 mg, qd
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Coronary Artery Disease

Other drugs received by patient: Keppra; Amiodarone HCL; Candesartan Cilexetil



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-22

Patient:

Reactions: Confusional State, Agitation, Syncope, Rhabdomyolysis, Fall, Renal Failure Acute

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor

Other drugs received by patient: Tamsulosin Hydrochloride; Exelon; Plavix; Lithium Carbonate



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-22

Patient:

Reactions: Cholangitis Sclerosing, Autoimmune Hepatitis, Hepatic Cirrhosis

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization, disablity

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor

Other drugs received by patient: Pentaerythritol Tetranitrate; Metoprolol Tartrate



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United Kingdom on 2012-08-22

Patient:

Reactions: Adverse Event, Bronchitis, Pyrexia, Lower Respiratory Tract Infection, Cough

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Aspirin
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased
    Start date: 2007-10-30

Blinded Niacin
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased
    Start date: 2007-10-30

Blinded Niacin (+) Laropiprant
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased
    Start date: 2007-10-30

Ezetimibe
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased
    Start date: 2007-10-30

Placebo
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased
    Start date: 2007-10-30

Simvastatin
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased
    Start date: 2007-10-30

Simvastatin
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased
    Start date: 2007-10-30

Simvastatin
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased
    Start date: 2007-10-30

Zocor
    Dosage: 40 mg, qd
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Hypercholesterolaemia



Possible Zocor side effects in 64 year old female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-21

Patient: 64 year old female, weighing 64.4 kg (141.7 pounds)

Reactions: Dyspnoea, Interstitial Lung Disease, Cough

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization, disablity

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor



Possible Zocor side effects in 67 year old male

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-08-21

Patient: 67 year old male, weighing 89.0 kg (195.8 pounds)

Reactions: Ileus, Orthostatic Hypotension, non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Failure To Thrive, Constipation, Disease Progression

Adverse event resulted in: death, life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Aspirin
    Dosage: 80 mg, daily, tablet
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Cardiovascular Event Prophylaxis
    End date: 2011-11-05

Benzonatate
    Dosage: 100 mg, as needed
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Cough
    End date: 2011-11-05

Coreg
    Dosage: 3.125 mg, 1x/day
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Hypertension
    End date: 2011-10-10

Crizotinib
    Dosage: 250 mg, 2x/day
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
    Start date: 2011-06-03
    End date: 2011-10-24

Fluzone
    Dosage: 1 df, single, injection
    Indication: Influenza Immunisation
    Start date: 2011-10-05
    End date: 2011-10-05

Lasix
    Dosage: unk, tablet
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Hypertension
    End date: 2011-11-05

Levofloxacin
    Dosage: 750 mg/ d5w 150 ml q24h, ivpb
    Start date: 2011-10-15
    End date: 2011-10-18

Levothyroxine Sodium
    Dosage: 50 ug, 1x/day,
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Hypothyroidism
    End date: 2011-11-05

Meropenem
    Dosage: 1 gram in 50 ml ns q8h, ivpb
    Start date: 2011-10-15
    End date: 2011-10-19

Potassium Chloride
    Dosage: 20 meq, 1x/day, tablet
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Supplementation Therapy
    End date: 2011-11-05

Vancomycin HCL
    Dosage: 1750 mg, once, ivpb
    Start date: 2011-10-15
    End date: 2011-10-15

Vancomycin HCL
    Dosage: 1500 mg, 2x/day, ivpb
    Start date: 2011-10-15
    End date: 2011-10-16

Zetia
    Dosage: 10 mg, 1x/day, tablet
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Hyperlipidaemia
    End date: 2011-11-05

Zocor
    Dosage: 40 mg, 1x/day, tablet
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Hyperlipidaemia
    End date: 2011-11-05



Possible Zocor side effects in female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United Kingdom on 2012-08-21

Patient: female

Reactions: Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Pneumonia, Neutrophil Count Increased, Overdose, Blood Urea Decreased, White Blood Cell Count Increased

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Clozaril
    Dosage: 40 df, (mixed tablet) which included clozaril
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Schizophrenia
    Start date: 2010-04-28
    End date: 2012-06-28

Zocor
    Dosage: 40 mixed tablets
    Administration route: Oral



Possible Zocor side effects in male

Reported by a physician from Norway on 2012-08-20

Patient: male

Reactions: Dilatation Ventricular, Coronary Artery Stenosis, Atrial Fibrillation, Subileus, Anastomotic Stenosis, Intestinal Stenosis, Cardiac Failure, Pulmonary Congestion, Aortic Valve Incompetence

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization, disablity

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Remicade
    Start date: 2008-01-01

Remicade
    Indication: Ankylosing Spondylitis
    Start date: 2011-06-08
    End date: 2011-06-01

Zocor
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-06-01

Other drugs received by patient: ALL Other Medications; Pentasa; Metoprolol Succinate; Furosemide; Loperamide; Aspirin; Atacand; Acetaminophen; Paralgin Forte



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United Kingdom on 2012-08-14

Patient:

Reactions: Cerebrovascular Accident

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Clozapine
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Schizophrenia
    Start date: 2012-07-31

Felodipine

Zocor
    Administration route: Oral



Possible Zocor side effects in 79 year old female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United Kingdom on 2012-08-14

Patient: 79 year old female, weighing 55.5 kg (122.0 pounds)

Reactions: Haemoglobin Decreased, Fluid Overload, Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis, Atrial Fibrillation, Renal Failure Acute, Pulmonary Fibrosis

Adverse event resulted in: death, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Bumetanide

Clarithromycin
    Dosage: 500mg, bid
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2012-05-12
    End date: 2012-05-21

Methotrexate
    Dosage: stopped on admission. pulmonary fibrosis secondary to methotrexate and fluid overload.

Spironolactone

Zocor
    Administration route: Oral

Other drugs received by patient: Clotrimazole; Tramadol HCL; Dalteparin Sodium; Diclofenac Diethylamine; Adcal-D3; Candesartan Cilexetil; Acetaminophen; Fortisip; Adenosine; Folic Acid; Bisoprolol; Dioralyte; Heparin; Amiodarone HCL; Furosemide; Metoclopramide; Acetaminophen and Codeine Phosphate; Warfarin Sodium; Acetaminophen W / Codeine; Omeprazole; Gentamicin; Amoxicillin and Clavulanate Potassium; Teicoplanin



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-14

Patient:

Reactions: Interstitial Lung Disease

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor

Other drugs received by patient: Atenolol; Amlodipine; Lisinopril; Glipizide



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a pharmacist from United Kingdom on 2012-08-14

Patient:

Reactions: Rhabdomyolysis, Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Muscular Weakness, Lethargy, Renal Failure Acute

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor

Other drugs received by patient: Metformin HCL; Novolog MIX 70 / 30; Aspirin; Butrans; Amiloride Hydrochloride (+) Furosemide; Verapamil; Levothyroxine Sodium; Omeprazole; Cetirizine Hydrochloride; Nicorandil; Linagliptin; Fluticasone Propionate / Salmeterol



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-14

Patient:

Reactions: Myositis, Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Cellulitis, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Drug Interaction, Myopathy, Oedema Peripheral, Liver Function Test Abnormal, Asthenia, Mobility Decreased

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor

Other drugs received by patient possibly interacting with the suspect drug:
Itraconazole
    Dosage: 100 mg, bid
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
    Start date: 2012-03-06
    End date: 2012-04-12

Other drugs received by patient: Corticosteroids (Unspecified)



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a pharmacist from Australia on 2012-08-10

Patient:

Reactions: Rhabdomyolysis, Drug Interaction

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor

Other drugs received by patient possibly interacting with the suspect drug:
Voriconazole
    Dosage: 200 mg, bid
    Administration route: Oral

Other drugs received by patient: Insulin



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United Kingdom on 2012-08-10

Patient:

Reactions: Myositis, Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Cellulitis, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Drug Interaction, Myopathy, Liver Function Test Abnormal, Oedema Peripheral, Asthenia, Mobility Decreased

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor

Other drugs received by patient possibly interacting with the suspect drug:
Itraconazole
    Dosage: 100 mg, bid
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
    Start date: 2012-03-06
    End date: 2012-04-12

Other drugs received by patient: Corticosteroids (Unspecified)



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-10

Patient:

Reactions: Amylase Increased, Rhabdomyolysis, Hyperkalaemia, Tachycardia, Pain, Blood Albumin Decreased, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Dialysis, Renal Failure Acute, White Blood Cell Count Increased, Blood Pressure Increased, Delirium Tremens, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Condition Aggravated, Blood Bicarbonate Decreased, Haemodialysis, Platelet Count Decreased

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Prednisolone
    Dosage: 30 unk, unk
    Administration route: Oral

Prednisolone
    Dosage: 35 mg, unk
    Administration route: Oral

Zocor
    Dosage: 40 mg, unk
    Administration route: Oral

Other drugs received by patient: Amoxicillin; Cyanocobalamin; Folic Acid; Omeprazole; Albuterol



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a pharmacist from United Kingdom on 2012-08-10

Patient:

Reactions: Renal Failure, Intestinal Perforation, Pancreatitis Necrotising

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor

Other drugs received by patient: Bisoprolol Fumarate; Aspirin; Clopidogrel; Ramipril



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-10

Patient:

Reactions: Abdominal Pain, Polymyalgia Rheumatica, Aortic Stenosis, Headache, Faecaloma, Cardiac Disorder, Lymph Node Pain, C-Reactive Protein Increased, Cholangitis, Oedema Peripheral, Cough, White Blood Cell Count Increased, Muscle Spasms, Pneumonia, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, Toxicity To Various Agents, Hepatic Steatosis, Thymus Disorder, Rhinitis Allergic, Synovial Rupture, Amylase Increased, Constipation, Abdominal Pain Upper, Fatigue, Chest Pain, Blood Cholesterol Increased, Transient Ischaemic Attack, Vomiting, Cataract, Obstruction, Musculoskeletal Pain, Hepatic Enzyme Increased, Hyperlipidaemia, Diaphragmatic Disorder, Hypertension

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Fosamax
    Administration route: Oral

Lipitor
    Dosage: 20 mg, qpm
    Administration route: Oral

Lipitor
    Dosage: 10 mg, qpm
    Administration route: Oral

Ramipril
    Dosage: 5 mg, unk

Zocor
    Dosage: 20 mg, unk
    Administration route: Oral

Other drugs received by patient: Acetaminophen; Calcium (Unspecified); Prednisone TAB; Actonel; Multi-Vitamins; Cozaar; Doxazosin Mesylate; Vitamin E; Vitamin D; Nexium; Duact; Prilosec; Detrol; Procrit; Aspirin



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United Kingdom on 2012-08-10

Patient:

Reactions: Overdose, Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Pneumonia, Neutrophil Count Increased, Blood Urea Decreased, White Blood Cell Count Increased

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Clozaril
    Dosage: 40 df, unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Schizophrenia
    Start date: 2010-04-28
    End date: 2012-06-28

Zocor
    Administration route: Oral



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-10

Patient:

Reactions: Rhabdomyolysis, Muscular Weakness

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Copegus
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral

Pegasys

Telaprevir
    Administration route: Oral

Zocor
    Administration route: Oral

Other drugs received by patient: Lisinopril; Metoprolol Tartrate; Aspirin; Zocor; Omeprazole



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-10

Patient:

Reactions: Angioedema

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Amlodipine
    Administration route: Oral

Aspirin
    Administration route: Oral

Bisoprolol Fumarate
    Administration route: Oral

Brilinta
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral

Levothyroxine Sodium
    Administration route: Oral

Metformin Hydrochloride
    Administration route: Oral

Pantoprazole
    Administration route: Oral

Ramipril
    Administration route: Oral

Zocor
    Administration route: Oral



Possible Zocor side effects in 67 year old male

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-08-09

Patient: 67 year old male, weighing 89.1 kg (196.0 pounds)

Reactions: Death, Ileus, Orthostatic Hypotension, Constipation

Adverse event resulted in: death, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Aspirin
    Indication: Prophylaxis
    End date: 2011-11-05

Benzonatate
    Indication: Cough
    End date: 2011-11-05

Coreg
    Indication: Hyperlipidaemia
    End date: 2011-10-10

Crizotinib
    Dosage: 250mg twice per day
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
    Start date: 2011-06-03
    End date: 2011-10-24

Fluzone
    Indication: Influenza Immunisation
    Start date: 2011-10-05
    End date: 2011-10-05

Lasix
    Indication: Hypertension

Levothyroxine Sodium
    Dosage: 50mcg per day
    Indication: Hypothyroidism
    End date: 2011-11-05

Potassium Chloride
    Dosage: 20meq per day
    Administration route: Oral
    End date: 2011-11-05

Zetia
    Dosage: 10meq per day
    Indication: Hyperlipidaemia
    Start date: 2011-11-05

Zocor
    Dosage: 40mg per day
    Indication: Hyperlipidaemia
    End date: 2011-11-05



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-06

Patient:

Reactions: Iron Deficiency Anaemia, Gastric Ulcer, Abdominal Pain Upper

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Acetaminophen
    Dosage: 1 df, unk

Berodual
    Dosage: 1 df, unk

Bricanyl
    Dosage: 1 df, unk

Digoxin

Duovent
    Dosage: 1 df, unk

Furosemide
    Dosage: 1 df, unk

Isoptin
    Dosage: 1 df, unk

Losartan Potassium
    Dosage: 1 df, unk

Morphine Sulfate
    Dosage: 1 df, unk

Oxazepam
    Dosage: 1 df, unk

Potassium Chloride

Pradaxa
    Dosage: 150 mg, bid
    Administration route: Oral

Prednisolone

Seretide
    Dosage: 1 df, unk

Sertraline Hydrochloride
    Dosage: 1 df, unk

Spiriva

Zocor

Zolpidem Tatrate
    Dosage: 1 df, unk



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