Review: Aspirin and Lipitor
Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Aspirin and Lipitor together.
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Aspirin and Lipitor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 29,632 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Aspirin (latest outcomes from 164,495 users) has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in blood clots.
Lipitor (latest outcomes from 132,722 users) has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
On Nov, 25, 2014: 29,627 people who take Aspirin, Lipitor are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Aspirin (aspirin)
- Lipitor (atorvastatin calcium)
Drug effectiveness over time :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Aspirin is effective||8.33%|
(1 of 12 people)
(11 of 29 people)
(16 of 24 people)
(32 of 58 people)
(45 of 104 people)
(48 of 93 people)
(64 of 112 people)
(1 of 1 people)
|Lipitor is effective||15.38%|
(2 of 13 people)
(26 of 51 people)
(20 of 32 people)
(29 of 71 people)
(80 of 133 people)
(78 of 106 people)
(61 of 94 people)
(4 of 4 people)
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Myalgia||Fatigue||Myalgia||Fatigue||Pain In Extremity||Pain||Death||Nausea|
|Rhabdomyolysis||Pain In Extremity||Rhabdomyolysis||Rhabdomyolysis||Asthenia||Rhabdomyolysis||Muscular Weakness||Dyspnoea|
|Rash||Asthenia||Arthralgia||Renal Failure Acute||Fatigue||Headache||Interstitial Lung Disease||Fatigue|
|Pain||Pain||Pain In Extremity||Asthenia||Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased||Muscle Spasms||Cerebrovascular Accident||Myocardial Infarction|
|Dyspnoea||Arthralgia||Blood Cholesterol Increased||Weight Decreased||Pain||Pain In Extremity||Renal Failure||Anxiety|
|Chest Pain||Muscular Weakness||Chest Pain||Myocardial Infarction||Rhabdomyolysis||Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased||Anxiety||Dizziness|
|Pyrexia||Malaise||Fatigue||Fall||Arthralgia||Asthenia||Pain In Extremity||Asthenia|
|Nausea||Nausea||Pain||Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased||Anaemia||Blood Cholesterol Increased||Anaemia||Chest Pain|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
|Aspirin is effective||49.58%|
(59 of 119 people)
(159 of 314 people)
|Lipitor is effective||54.30%|
(82 of 151 people)
(218 of 353 people)
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
Drug effectiveness by age :
|Aspirin is effective||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||63.64%|
(7 of 11 people)
(26 of 89 people)
(55 of 206 people)
(130 of 326 people)
|Lipitor is effective||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||57.14%|
(8 of 14 people)
(26 of 104 people)
(82 of 231 people)
(184 of 387 people)
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|Cerebrovascular Accident||Gastritis||Hypertriglyceridaemia||Nausea||Pain||Myocardial Infarction||Pain||Dyspnoea|
|Foetal Cerebrovascular Disorder||Transplant Rejection||Pyrexia||Vomiting||Chest Pain||Chest Pain||Nausea||Pain|
|Foetal Growth Restriction||H1n1 Influenza||Pancreatitis Acute||Cardiac Failure Congestive||Anxiety||Pain||Anxiety||Nausea|
|Hypoglycaemia Neonatal||Pain In Extremity||Interstitial Lung Disease||Urinary Tract Infection||Injury||Hypertension||Myocardial Infarction||Fatigue|
|Dyspnoea||Pain||Maternal Exposure During Pregnancy||Palpitations||Myocardial Infarction||Vomiting||Chest Pain||Dizziness|
|Neonatal Respiratory Distress Syndrome||Palpitations||Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia||Bronchitis||Arthralgia||Anxiety||Dyspnoea||Asthenia|
|Placental Disorder||Paraesthesia||Dyspnoea||Insomnia||Nausea||Back Pain||Fatigue||Anxiety|
|Jaundice Neonatal||Psychomotor Hyperactivity||Glycosylated Haemoglobin Increased||Influenza Like Illness||Blood Triglycerides Increased||Pyrexia||Dizziness||Myocardial Infarction|
|Premature Baby||Onychomycosis||Drug Ineffective||Chest Pain||Hypotension||Dyspnoea||Injury||Fall|
|Tachycardia||Mental Disorder||Pneumomediastinum||Cardiomyopathy||Vomiting||Weight Increased||Asthenia||Diarrhoea|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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(Asked by a 71 year old woman who has Arthritis, and takes Aspirin)
Told by Cardiologist to take 300mg aspirin daily and anti coagulant, both for about 1 year following insertion of stent, and because of 60% blockage on another unstented artery. Now getting joint pains like arthritis.
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I had a two-level spinal fusion at L4-S1 in 2000 after being injuried at work in Sept. 24, 1997. I lost everything after...the unjury, ability to do my job, my wife and family (couldn't take the strain) my home, my sense of self and purpose, direction and belonging...credit rating and ability to pay ...
- My mom is 88. she takes lexapro in the evening. she wakes up hallucinating. it's starting to get to her. what should i try for her?
(Asked by a 88 year old woman who has Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Atrial Fibrillation, High Blood Cholesterol, High Blood Pressure, Dementia (controlled), and takes Multivitamin, Lipitor, Claritin, Allopurinol, Diltiazem Hydrochloride, Namenda Xr, Aricept, Dicyclomine Hydrochloride, Bystolic, Lexapro)
My mom has been taking Lexapro for about 2 1/2 to 3 months. She was taking it in the morning and her therapist felt it was making her drowsy. I began giving it to her before bed, and I believe that is when she started waking up during the night with hallucinations. I'm not sure if they are vivid ...
- Does anyone else have trouble getting to sleep since beginning to take brilinta?
(Asked by a 76 year old woman who has Initial Insomnia, and takes Vitamin D, Vitamin B12, CoQ10, Aspirin, Brilinta, Omeprazole, Pravastatin Sodium, Tekturna)
Am trying to figure out just why, since stent insertion, I have developed insomnia which keeps me from getting to sleep at night. Brilinta is the only new drug I am taking.I am very sleepy, falling asleep in my chair while watching TV, but wide awake when I go to bed and staying awake until two or t ...
- How long after stopping crestor did the vertigo stop?
(Asked by a 73 year old man who has Vertigo, Confusion, Loss Of Memory, Fatigue, and takes Folic Acid, Imitrex, Cialis, Omeprazole, Aspirin, Hydrochlorothiazide, Crestor)
Took Crestor (5 mg every other day as a beginning dose) for two months when symptoms began. Doctor thought it was an inner ear infection and sent me to an ENT doc. He ordered a brain scan which was OK. Vertigo was never mentioned by any of my doctors as a potential cause of the vertigo and other sym ...
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(Posted by a 69 year old woman who has Had Triple Bypass And On , and takes Rosuvastatin Calcium, Perindopril Erbumine, Aspirin)
I want to know why I have got such a big hair loss when I had a fantastic head of hair before I started taking these drugs I also have a dry cough I have been told its asthma I dont accept this as the inhaler dosent do anything for me why ďont doctors take notice of our concerns I want soneone to b ...
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Aspirin (aspirin) is often used to treat blood clots. Lipitor (atorvastatin calcium) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. 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:
- Aspirin is used in:
- Lipitor is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Aspirin alternatives:
- Lipitor alternatives:
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