Review: could Lipitor cause Body Temperature Increased?


Summary

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 174,549 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

Lipitor has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Lipitor 177,665 users)

Body Temperature Increased

Body temperature increased has been reported by people with clostridium difficile colitis, death, rashes, diarrhea, hypersensitivity (latest reports from 13,115 Body temperature increased patients).

On Sep, 15, 2016

174,549 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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