Review: Lipitor and Lisinopril
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lipitor and Lisinopril. It is created by eHealthMe based on 13,429 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 3, 2014: 13,429 people who reported to have interactions when taking Lipitor, Lisinopril are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Lipitor (atorvastatin calcium)
- Lisinopril (lisinopril)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Lipitor, Lisinopril:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||3,797|
|Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)||3,783|
|Hypertension (high blood pressure)||3,099|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||2,599|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||2,130|
|Cardiac Failure Congestive||2,112|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Lipitor, Lisinopril:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Myalgia (muscle pain)||201|
|Muscular Weakness (muscle weakness)||145|
|Hypertension (high blood pressure)||127|
|Blood Cholesterol Increased||121|
|Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)||99|
|Pain In Extremity||82|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||80|
|Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)||64|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased
- Diabetes mellitus
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* 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. Lisinopril (lisinopril) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
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- Lisinopril is used in:
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Have been on Gabapentin for years now. For the past 3-4 yrs, I have had a chronically elevated WBC without evidence of illness.WBCs run 10.5 tp 13.0 consistanly. Even when on antibiotics, has not dropped below 10.5. Am now wondering if this could be related to Gabapentin. The elevated WBCs have resulted in delay of care for back pain issues. At one time, I tried to get off of gabapentin - was titrating the dose(c my provider's permission). I noticed that the Restless Leg Syndrome that I had been experiencing had disappeared with the lower dose of Gabapentin. Unfortunately, the Meralgia Paresthetica synotoms increase & had to increase the Gabapentin back up. RLS came back with increased dose.
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