Review: taking Lipitor and Coconut together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Lipitor and Coconut together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lipitor and Coconut. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Lipitor

Lipitor has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Lipitor 177,664 users)

Coconut

Coconut has active ingredients of coconut oil. It is often used in supplementation therapy. (latest outcomes from Coconut 244 users)

On Sep, 18, 2016

8 people who take Lipitor, Coconut are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lipitor and Coconut drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

10+ years:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
not specified:
  • blood glucose increased
  • carotid artery occlusion
  • dementia
  • dyspepsia
  • night sweats
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • apparent death
  • balance disorder
  • cardiac disorder

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • anxiety
  • apparent death
  • cardiac disorder
  • confusional state
  • dementia
  • depression
  • fear
  • genital rash
male:
  • blood glucose increased
  • dyspepsia
  • night sweats
  • balance disorder
  • carotid artery occlusion
  • dementia
  • dyspnoea
  • excoriation
  • facial bones fracture
  • fall

Most common drug interactions by age *:

40-49:
  • depression
  • lip swelling
  • lip ulceration
  • pain
  • post procedural swelling
  • scar
  • skin exfoliation
  • skin lesion
  • stomatitis
  • suture rupture
50-59:
  • genital rash
  • rash
  • rash pustular
  • skin discolouration
60+:
  • blood glucose increased
  • confusional state
  • dementia
  • dyspepsia
  • night sweats
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • anxiety
  • apparent death
  • balance disorder
  • carotid artery occlusion

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Lipitor (atorvastatin calcium) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Coconut (coconut oil) is often used to treat supplementation therapy. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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