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Review: taking Aspirin and Lipitor together

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 29,662 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Aspirin has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from 164,643 Aspirin users)

Lipitor has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 132,834 Lipitor users)

On Apr, 28, 2015: 29,657 people who take Aspirin, Lipitor are studied

Aspirin, Lipitor outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Aspirin (aspirin)
- Lipitor (atorvastatin calcium)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Aspirin is effective8.33%
(1 of 12 people)
35.48%
(11 of 31 people)
64.00%
(16 of 25 people)
55.17%
(32 of 58 people)
43.52%
(47 of 108 people)
52.04%
(51 of 98 people)
56.52%
(65 of 115 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
Lipitor is effective15.38%
(2 of 13 people)
49.06%
(26 of 53 people)
62.86%
(22 of 35 people)
42.47%
(31 of 73 people)
60.74%
(82 of 135 people)
73.87%
(82 of 111 people)
64.95%
(63 of 97 people)
100.00%
(5 of 5 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Aspirin is effective49.59%
(61 of 123 people)
50.15%
(163 of 325 people)
Lipitor is effective55.19%
(85 of 154 people)
61.96%
(228 of 368 people)

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Aspirin is effectiven/an/an/an/a63.64%
(7 of 11 people)
28.89%
(26 of 90 people)
26.43%
(60 of 227 people)
38.76%
(131 of 338 people)
Lipitor is effectiven/an/an/an/a57.14%
(8 of 14 people)
25.00%
(26 of 104 people)
35.32%
(89 of 252 people)
46.34%
(190 of 410 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Renal FailureMyalgiaAstheniaMyalgiaMyalgiaMyalgiaMyalgiaPain
MyalgiaFatigueMyalgiaFatiguePain In ExtremityPainMuscular WeaknessNausea
RhabdomyolysisPain In ExtremityRhabdomyolysisRhabdomyolysisAstheniaRhabdomyolysisDeathDyspnoea
RashAstheniaArthralgiaRenal Failure AcutePainMuscle SpasmsInterstitial Lung DiseaseFatigue
PainPainPain In ExtremityAstheniaFatigueHeadacheAnaemiaMyocardial Infarction
DyspnoeaArthralgiaBlood Cholesterol IncreasedWeight DecreasedBlood Creatine Phosphokinase IncreasedPain In ExtremityRenal FailureAnxiety
Chest PainMuscular WeaknessChest PainFallRhabdomyolysisBlood Creatine Phosphokinase IncreasedCerebrovascular AccidentDizziness
PyrexiaMalaisePainMyocardial InfarctionArthralgiaAstheniaAnxietyAsthenia
NauseaNauseaFatigueBlood Creatine Phosphokinase IncreasedAnaemiaBlood Cholesterol IncreasedFatigueChest Pain
HeadacheOedema PeripheralInsomniaArthralgiaMuscular WeaknessMuscular WeaknessPain In ExtremityMyalgia

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
NauseaPain
PainDyspnoea
DyspnoeaMyocardial Infarction
FatigueFatigue
DizzinessAnxiety
AnxietyNausea
Myocardial InfarctionDizziness
AstheniaChest Pain
FallAsthenia
Chest PainMyalgia

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cerebrovascular AccidentGastritisHypertriglyceridaemiaNauseaPainMyocardial InfarctionPainDyspnoea
Foetal Cerebrovascular DisorderTransplant RejectionPyrexiaVomitingChest PainNauseaNauseaPain
Foetal Growth RestrictionH1n1 InfluenzaPancreatitis AcuteCardiac Failure CongestiveAnxietyChest PainAnxietyNausea
Hypoglycaemia NeonatalPain In ExtremityInterstitial Lung DiseaseUrinary Tract InfectionInjuryPainMyocardial InfarctionFatigue
DyspnoeaPainMaternal Exposure During PregnancyPalpitationsMyocardial InfarctionHypertensionChest PainDizziness
Neonatal Respiratory Distress SyndromePalpitationsPneumocystis Jiroveci PneumoniaBronchitisArthralgiaVomitingDyspnoeaAsthenia
Placental DisorderParaesthesiaDyspnoeaInsomniaNauseaAnxietyFatigueAnxiety
Jaundice NeonatalPsychomotor HyperactivityGlycosylated Haemoglobin IncreasedInfluenza Like IllnessBlood Triglycerides IncreasedBack PainDizzinessMyocardial Infarction
Premature BabyOnychomycosisDrug IneffectiveChest PainHypotensionPyrexiaInjuryFall
TachycardiaMental DisorderPneumomediastinumCardiomyopathyVomitingDyspnoeaAstheniaDiarrhoea

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (18 hours ago):

  • Rash on face - most of it - swollen check on 1 side of face making 1 eye seem smaller than other eye. Eyesight no affected. Face is beet red where rash is.
    Raised bumps under chin on same side as rash.
    Tinnitus - had it before aspirin a little bit, Now more moderate. 24/7

    Reply

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • rash begins on elbows it is not psoriasis, Doctor thinks it is sun related but I have not been in the sun all winter.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • Cholesteatoma was present over 25 years ago where an Endaural modified radical matroid surgery was done.

    Reply

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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.

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