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Zocor (Simvastatin) - Serious Reactions - Suspected Cause - Side Effect Reports

 
 



Index of reports > Serious Reactions (500)

Below is the selection of side effect reports (a.k.a. adverse event reports) related to Zocor (Simvastatin) serious reactions. 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 female

Reported by a lawyer from United States on 2012-08-24

Patient: female

Reactions: Renal Disorder, Muscle Disorder

Adverse event resulted in: disablity

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Simvastatin
    Dosage: unk
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol

Zocor
    Dosage: unk
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United Kingdom on 2012-08-24

Patient:

Reactions: Myalgia, Abdominal Pain, Renal Disorder

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Amlodipine

Aspirin
    Dosage: 75 mg, unk

Atorvastatin
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2012-07-10
    End date: 2012-07-31

Dipyridamole

Perindopril Erbumine

Zocor
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2012-03-10



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-08-24

Patient:

Reactions: Rhabdomyolysis

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor



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

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

Patient:

Reactions: Myalgia, Pain in Extremity

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor

Other drugs received by patient: Isosorbide Mononitrate; Prilosec; Levemir; Novorapid; Levotiroxina S.O; Nicorandil; Omeprazole; Clopidegrel; Diltiazem HCL



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 consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-23

Patient:

Reactions: NO Adverse Event

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Norfloxacin

Zocor
    Dosage: unk



Possible Zocor side effects in 65 year old male

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

Patient: 65 year old male

Reactions: Rash, Blister

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Bisoprolol Fumarate
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2012-06-15
    End date: 2012-06-21

Zocor
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2012-06-15
    End date: 2012-06-21

Other drugs received by patient: Aspirin



Possible Zocor side effects in

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-23

Patient:

Reactions: Bedridden, Emphysema, Off Label Use, Lung Disorder, Amnesia, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Adverse event resulted in: disablity

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Aspirin
    Dosage: 81 mg, prn
    Indication: Chest Pain

Atenolol
    Dosage: 25 mg, qd
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Hypertension

Ativan
    Dosage: 1 mg, tid
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Nervousness

Atropine Sulfate
    Dosage: 2.5 mg, qid
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Crohn's Disease

Depakote
    Dosage: 500 mg, bid
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Convulsion

Dilantin
    Dosage: 300 mg, bid
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Convulsion

Furosemide
    Dosage: 40 mg, bid
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Diuretic Therapy

Generlac
    Dosage: 30 mg, prn
    Indication: Crohn's Disease

Humulin R
    Dosage: 24 units
    Indication: Diabetes Mellitus

Imdur
    Dosage: 30 mg, tid
    Indication: Cardiac Disorder

Lantus
    Dosage: 80 units in the moring and 90 units at night
    Indication: Diabetes Mellitus

Lantus
    Dosage: unk

Methocarbamol
    Indication: Neuropathy Peripheral

Methocarbamol
    Dosage: 750 mg, prn
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Muscle Spasms

Nitrostat
    Dosage: 0.4 mg, prn
    Indication: Chest Pain

Norvasc
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Palpitations

Potassium Chloride

Potassium Chloride (KV / 24)
    Dosage: 8 meq, qd
    Indication: Blood Potassium

Remeron
    Dosage: 30 mg, qd
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Insomnia

Tylenol
    Dosage: unk unk, qd
    Indication: Migraine

Zantac
    Dosage: 30 mg, tid
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease

Zocor
    Dosage: 40 mg, qd
    Administration route: Oral



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 United States on 2012-08-22

Patient:

Reactions: Abdominal Pain, Contusion, Hypersensitivity, Skin Exfoliation, Mucosal Exfoliation

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Atorvastatin Calcium
    Dosage: unk

Atorvastatin Calcium
    Dosage: unk

Lipitor
    Dosage: 20 mg, qd
    Administration route: Oral

Zocor
    Administration route: Oral



Possible Zocor side effects in

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

Patient:

Reactions: Pneumonia, Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, Convulsion

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Zocor



Possible Zocor side effects in

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

Patient:

Reactions: Urinary Incontinence, Mental Disorder, Eye Movement Disorder, Suicidal Ideation, Convulsion

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Ampyra

Bupropion Hydrochloride

Diazepam

Gabapentin

Rebif

Zocor
    Administration route: Oral



Possible Zocor side effects in

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

Patient:

Reactions: Bedridden, Emphysema, Amnesia, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Adverse event resulted in: disablity

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Aspirin

Atenolol
    Administration route: Oral

Ativan
    Administration route: Oral

Depakote
    Administration route: Oral

Dilantin
    Administration route: Oral

Furosemide
    Administration route: Oral

Generlac

Humulin R

Isosorbide Mononitrate

Lantus
    Dosage: 80 iu, qam

Lantus
    Dosage: 90 df, qpm

Lomotil
    Administration route: Oral

Methocarbamol
    Administration route: Oral

Nitrostat

Norvasc
    Administration route: Oral

Potassium Chloride

Remeron
    Administration route: Oral

Tylenol W / Codeine NO. 3

Zantac

Zocor
    Administration route: Oral



Possible Zocor side effects in

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

Patient:

Reactions: Myalgia, Neuropathy Peripheral, Gait Disturbance

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Atorvastatin

Zocor
    Dosage: 20 mg, qd
    Administration route: Oral



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 79 year old female

Reported by a pharmacist from United Kingdom on 2012-08-21

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

Reactions: Hypersensitivity, Pruritus, Pain, Scab, Petechiae, Eczema, Erythema, Rash Pruritic, Oedema Peripheral, Blood Creatinine Increased, Blister, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, Renal Failure Acute, Fluid Overload, Rash Generalised, Atrial Fibrillation, Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis, DRY Skin, Haemoglobin Decreased, Exfoliative Rash, Swelling, Rash Maculo-Papular

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Bumetanide
    Dosage: unk

Clarithromycin
    Dosage: 500 mg, 2x/day
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Pneumonia
    Start date: 2012-05-12
    End date: 2012-05-21

Spironolactone
    Dosage: unk

Zocor
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral

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



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 79 year old female

Reported by a pharmacist from United Kingdom on 2012-08-17

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

Reactions: Hypersensitivity, Pruritus, Pain, Scab, Petechiae, Eczema, Erythema, Rash Pruritic, Oedema Peripheral, Blood Creatinine Increased, Blister, Renal Failure Acute, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, Fluid Overload, Rash Generalised, Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis, Atrial Fibrillation, DRY Skin, Haemoglobin Decreased, Exfoliative Rash, Swelling, Rash Maculo-Papular

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Bumetanide
    Dosage: unk

Clarithromycin
    Dosage: 500 mg, 2x/day
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Pneumonia
    Start date: 2012-05-12
    End date: 2012-05-21

Spironolactone
    Dosage: unk

Zocor
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral

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



Possible Zocor side effects in 79 year old female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United Kingdom on 2012-08-16

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

Reactions: Pruritus, Hypersensitivity, Scab, Pain, Petechiae, Eczema, Erythema, Rash Pruritic, Oedema Peripheral, Blood Creatinine Increased, Renal Failure Acute, Blister, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, Fluid Overload, Rash Generalised, Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis, Atrial Fibrillation, DRY Skin, Haemoglobin Decreased, Exfoliative Rash, Swelling, Rash Maculo-Papular

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Bumetanide
    Dosage: unk
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

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

Spironolactone
    Dosage: unk
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

Zocor
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

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



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 79 year old female

Reported by a pharmacist from United Kingdom on 2012-08-13

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

Reactions: Hypersensitivity, Pruritus, Pain, Scab, Petechiae, Eczema, Erythema, Rash Pruritic, Oedema Peripheral, Blood Creatinine Increased, Renal Failure Acute, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, Blister, Fluid Overload, Rash Generalised, Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis, Atrial Fibrillation, DRY Skin, Haemoglobin Decreased, Exfoliative Rash, Swelling, Rash Maculo-Papular

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Bumetanide
    Dosage: unk

Clarithromycin
    Dosage: 500 mg, 2x/day
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Pneumonia
    Start date: 2012-05-12
    End date: 2012-05-21

Spironolactone
    Dosage: unk

Zocor
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral

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



Possible Zocor side effects in

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

Patient:

Reactions: Malaise, Liver Function Test Abnormal, Myopathy

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Orencia

Zocor



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 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 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 pharmacist from United Kingdom on 2012-08-10

Patient:

Reactions: Pain, Muscle Spasms

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor

Other drugs received by patient: Levothyroxine Sodium; Acetaminophen; Tramadol Hydrochloride



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

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

Patient:

Reactions: Initial Insomnia, Muscle Spasms

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor



Possible Zocor side effects in

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

Patient:

Reactions: Abdominal Pain, Myalgia, Sleep Disorder, Change of Bowel Habit

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zocor

Other drugs received by patient: Acetaminophen; Acetaminophen and Codeine Phosphate; Conjugated Estrogens; Omeprazole; Urea; Mebeverine Hydrochloride; Sterimar; Calcichew D3; Conjugated Estrogens; Tramadol Hydrochloride; Naproxen; Rosuvastatin; Furosemide; Lansoprazole; Prednisolone; Fusidic Acid; Lactulose; Levothyroxine Sodium



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