Review: could Lipitor cause Body Temperature Increased?


Body temperature increased is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Blood cholesterol increased . We study 178,000 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 249 have Body temperature increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Body temperature increased and more.

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Lipitor has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Lipitor 181,122 users)

Body Temperature Increased

Body temperature increased has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, schizophrenia, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression (latest reports from 13,387 Body temperature increased patients).

On Oct, 23, 2016

178,000 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 249 people (0.14%) have Body Temperature Increased

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lipitor cause Body temperature increased?

Time on Lipitor when people have Body Temperature Increased *:

  • < 1 month: 17.65 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20.59 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.82 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 2.94 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 20.59 %
  • 10+ years: 29.41 %

Gender of people who have Body Temperature Increased when taking Lipitor *:

  • female: 47.54 %
  • male: 52.46 %

Age of people who have Body Temperature Increased when taking Lipitor *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.5 %
  • 20-29: 2.99 %
  • 30-39: 5.97 %
  • 40-49: 10.95 %
  • 50-59: 28.36 %
  • 60+: 51.24 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (35 people, 14.06%)
  • Schizophrenia (21 people, 8.43%)
  • Hypertension (17 people, 6.83%)
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (17 people, 6.83%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (11 people, 4.42%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (33 people, 13.25%)
  • Lasix (26 people, 10.44%)
  • Plavix (25 people, 10.04%)
  • Prednisone (20 people, 8.03%)
  • Omeprazole (19 people, 7.63%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (44 people, 17.67%)
  • Vomiting (30 people, 12.05%)
  • Pain (30 people, 12.05%)
  • Headache (30 people, 12.05%)
  • Fatigue (30 people, 12.05%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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