Lipitor and Lopressor drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Lipitor and Lopressor together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lipitor and Lopressor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 490 people who take the same drugs from FDA, 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 181,277 users)

Lopressor

Lopressor has active ingredients of metoprolol fumarate. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Lopressor 2,202 users)

On Jan, 26, 2017

490 people who take Lipitor, Lopressor are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lipitor and Lopressor drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • abdominal pain
  • bradycardia
  • hypotension
  • leukocytosis
  • memory impairment
  • nasopharyngitis
  • pyrexia
1 - 6 months:
  • autoimmune disorder
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • hepatic enzyme increased
  • lower gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • pulmonary embolism
  • sudden death
  • abdominal pain lower
  • angioplasty
  • autoimmune hepatitis
  • back pain
6 - 12 months:
  • aortic aneurysm rupture
  • cough
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
1 - 2 years:
  • haemorrhagic stroke
  • cerebral haemorrhage
  • drug ineffective
  • epistaxis
  • fall
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • haemorrhagic anaemia
  • hypoacusis
  • lower gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • malignant hypertension
2 - 5 years:
  • ageusia
  • aggression
  • anger
  • anosmia
  • aortic aneurysm rupture
  • aphasia
  • carotid artery stenosis
  • cerebral artery stenosis
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • deafness
5 - 10 years:
  • basal ganglia haemorrhage
  • haemorrhagic anaemia
  • rectal haemorrhage
  • atrial fibrillation
  • cerebral haemorrhage
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • haemorrhagic cerebral infarction
  • rectal ulcer haemorrhage
  • death
  • decreased appetite
10+ years:
  • autoimmune disorder
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • hepatic enzyme increased
  • dizziness
  • syncope
  • angioplasty
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • hypotension
  • lipids increased
  • myocardial infarction
not specified:
  • renal impairment
  • dyspnoea
  • general physical health deterioration
  • fatigue
  • malaise
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • myocardial infarction
  • death
  • pneumonia
  • pruritus

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • renal impairment
  • dyspnoea
  • general physical health deterioration
  • malaise
  • death
  • pruritus
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • pyrexia
  • pneumonia
male:
  • myocardial infarction
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • dyspnoea
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • pneumonia
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • haemorrhagic anaemia
  • diarrhoea
  • dizziness

Most common drug interactions by age *:

30-39:
  • acute myocardial infarction
  • coronary artery thrombosis
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • embolism
  • embolism arterial
  • embolism venous
  • intracardiac thrombus
40-49:
  • anaemia
  • pain in extremity
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • chest pain
  • hypoaesthesia
  • thrombosis
  • arthralgia
  • back pain
  • constipation
50-59:
  • pruritus
  • pyrexia
  • eczema
  • photosensitivity reaction
  • rash generalised
  • malaise
  • weight decreased
  • dyspnoea
  • rash
  • back pain
60+:
  • renal impairment
  • dyspnoea
  • general physical health deterioration
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • dizziness
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • fatigue
  • malaise
  • asthenia
  • death

* 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. Lopressor (metoprolol fumarate) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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