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Review: could Lipitor cause Bone density decreased?

We study 129,802 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 264 have Bone density decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Bone density decreased and more.

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Lipitor

Lipitor (latest outcomes from 132,675 users) has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Bone density decreased

Bone density decreased (latest reports from 46,292 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, depression, breast cancer, high blood pressure.

On Sep, 18, 2014: 129,768 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 264 people (0.20%) have Bone Density Decreased.

Trend of Bone density decreased in Lipitor reports

Time on Lipitor when people have Bone density decreased * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Bone density decreased0.00%3.45%3.45%6.90%44.83%37.93%3.45%

Gender of people who have Bone density decreased when taking Lipitor * :

FemaleMale
Bone density decreased70.44%29.56%

Age of people who have Bone density decreased when taking Lipitor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bone density decreased0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%5.86%22.66%71.48%

Severity of Bone density decreased when taking Lipitor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Bone density decreased0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Bone density decreased ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (71 people, 26.89%)
  2. Hypertension (47 people, 17.80%)
  3. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (38 people, 14.39%)
  4. Blood cholesterol increased (34 people, 12.88%)
  5. Multiple myeloma (34 people, 12.88%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (119 people, 45.08%)
  2. Fosamax (113 people, 42.80%)
  3. Zometa (112 people, 42.42%)
  4. Celebrex (89 people, 33.71%)
  5. Zocor (77 people, 29.17%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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