Review: could Lipitor cause Bad breath?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 23, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 129,745 people who take Lipitor. Among them, 15 have Bad breath. See who they are, when they have Bad breath and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lipitor (latest outcomes from 132,452 users) has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure. Commonly reported side effects of Lipitor include weakness, muscle aches, myalgia aggravated, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Bad breath (latest reports from 1,171 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
On Feb, 23, 2014: 123,600 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 15 people (0.01%) have Bad Breath.
Time on Lipitor when people have Bad breath * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bad breath||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Bad breath when taking Lipitor * :
|Bad breath||23.53%||76.47% |
Age of people who have Bad breath when taking Lipitor * :
|Bad breath||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||30.00%||10.00%||30.00%||30.00% |
Severity of Bad breath when taking Lipitor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Bad breath||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Bad breath ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Bad breath||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hyperlipidaemia (4 people, 26.67%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (2 people, 13.33%)
- Anemia (1 people, 6.67%)
- Gerd (1 people, 6.67%)
- Restless leg syndrome (1 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Omeprazole (5 people, 33.33%)
- Glyburide (2 people, 13.33%)
- Multivitamin (2 people, 13.33%)
- Accupril (2 people, 13.33%)
- Norvasc (2 people, 13.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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