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Review: could Lipitor cause Bad breath (Breath odor)?

Summary: Bad breath is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Omeprazole, and have Hyperlipidaemia.

We study 129,879 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Bad breath. Find out below who they are, when they have Bad breath and more.

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Lipitor

Lipitor has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 132,784 Lipitor users)

Bad breath

Bad breath has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, multiple myeloma. (latest reports from 479 Bad breath patients)

On Dec, 26, 2014: 129,845 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 15 people (0.01%) have Bad Breath.

Trend of Bad breath in Lipitor reports

Time on Lipitor when people have Bad breath * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Bad breath0.00%33.33%0.00%0.00%33.33%33.33%0.00%

Gender of people who have Bad breath when taking Lipitor * :

FemaleMale
Bad breath23.53%76.47%

Age of people who have Bad breath when taking Lipitor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bad breath0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%30.00%10.00%30.00%30.00%

Severity of Bad breath when taking Lipitor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Bad breath0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Bad breath ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Bad breath0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hyperlipidaemia (4 people, 26.67%)
  2. Blood cholesterol increased (2 people, 13.33%)
  3. Anemia (1 people, 6.67%)
  4. Gerd (1 people, 6.67%)
  5. Restless leg syndrome (1 people, 6.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Omeprazole (5 people, 33.33%)
  2. Glyburide (2 people, 13.33%)
  3. Multivitamin (2 people, 13.33%)
  4. Accupril (2 people, 13.33%)
  5. Norvasc (2 people, 13.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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