Lipitor and Abnormal dreams - from FDA reports
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 Quit smoking. This review analyzes which people have Abnormal dreams with Lipitor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 185,636 people who have side effects when taking Lipitor from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
185,636 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 590 people (0.32%) have Abnormal dreams
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lipitor when people have Abnormal dreams *:
- < 1 month: 27.59 %
- 1 - 6 months: 17.24 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.9 %
- 1 - 2 years: 24.14 %
- 2 - 5 years: 13.79 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.9 %
- 10+ years: 3.45 %
Gender of people who have Abnormal dreams when taking Lipitor *:
- female: 55.67 %
- male: 44.33 %
Age of people who have Abnormal dreams when taking Lipitor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.9 %
- 30-39: 1.58 %
- 40-49: 12.87 %
- 50-59: 29.35 %
- 60+: 55.3 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Quit Smoking (232 people, 39.32%)
- Depression (41 people, 6.95%)
- Stress And Anxiety (28 people, 4.75%)
- Sleep Disorder (25 people, 4.24%)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (22 people, 3.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Chantix (259 people, 43.90%)
- Aspirin (60 people, 10.17%)
- Plavix (54 people, 9.15%)
- Synthroid (46 people, 7.80%)
- Atenolol (45 people, 7.63%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (118 people, 20.00%)
- Insomnia (109 people, 18.47%)
- Depression (75 people, 12.71%)
- Stress And Anxiety (74 people, 12.54%)
- Fatigue (71 people, 12.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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User reviews to the study
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