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Review: could Lipitor cause Abnormal dreams?

Summary: Abnormal dreams is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Chantix, and have Smoking cessation therapy.

We study 129,823 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 512 have Abnormal dreams. Find out below who they are, when they have Abnormal dreams and more.

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Lipitor

Lipitor (latest outcomes from 132,712 users) has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Trend of lipitor reports

Abnormal dreams

Abnormal dreams (latest reports from 121,882 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.

Trend of Abnormal dreams reports

On Oct, 26, 2014: 129,802 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 512 people (0.39%) have Abnormal Dreams.

Trend of Abnormal dreams in Lipitor reports

Time on Lipitor when people have Abnormal dreams * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Abnormal dreams30.56%19.44%5.56%13.89%16.67%11.11%2.78%

Gender of people who have Abnormal dreams when taking Lipitor * :

FemaleMale
Abnormal dreams56.46%43.54%

Age of people who have Abnormal dreams when taking Lipitor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Abnormal dreams0.00%0.00%0.00%0.50%1.50%11.97%32.67%53.37%

Severity of Abnormal dreams when taking Lipitor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Abnormal dreams0.00%83.33%16.67%0.00%

How people recovered from Abnormal dreams ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Abnormal dreams0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Smoking cessation therapy (226 people, 44.14%)
  2. Blood cholesterol increased (106 people, 20.70%)
  3. Hypertension (49 people, 9.57%)
  4. Depression (34 people, 6.64%)
  5. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (30 people, 5.86%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Chantix (251 people, 49.02%)
  2. Aspirin (76 people, 14.84%)
  3. Plavix (49 people, 9.57%)
  4. Atenolol (40 people, 7.81%)
  5. Synthroid (38 people, 7.42%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    (Asked by a 70 year old man who has Depression, and takes Lisinopril, Atorvastatin Calcium, Prednisolone, Azathioprine)
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  • I take adelat and mavik and wonder why i would be taking 2 high blood meds i am 70 and pretty healthy. had / very small strokes about 4 years ago
    (Asked by a 70 year old woman who has Had High Blood Pressure And High Cholesterol But Neither Extremely High, and takes Lipitor, Adalat, Mavik)
    I had 2 very small strokes no after effects, and higher blood pressure and cholesterol but now a in control and wonder about all these drugs I take over a long period of time.

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