Review: could Lipitor cause Bone density decreased?
Summary: Bone density decreased is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 129,920 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.
You are not alone: join a support group for people who take Lipitor and have Bone density decreased >>>
Lipitor has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 132,822 Lipitor users)
Bone density decreased
Bone density decreased has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, breast cancer, depression, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 6,637 Bone density decreased patients)
On Apr, 14, 2015: 129,920 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 264 people (0.20%) have Bone Density Decreased.
Time on Lipitor when people have Bone density decreased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bone density decreased||0.00%||3.45%||3.45%||6.90%||44.83%||37.93%||3.45% |
Gender of people who have Bone density decreased when taking Lipitor * :
|Bone density decreased||70.44%||29.56% |
Age of people who have Bone density decreased when taking Lipitor * :
|Bone density decreased||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.86%||22.66%||71.48% |
Severity of Bone density decreased when taking Lipitor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Bone density decreased||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Bone density decreased ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (71 people, 26.89%)
- Hypertension (47 people, 17.80%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (38 people, 14.39%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (34 people, 12.88%)
- Multiple myeloma (34 people, 12.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (119 people, 45.08%)
- Fosamax (113 people, 42.80%)
- Zometa (112 people, 42.42%)
- Celebrex (89 people, 33.71%)
- Zocor (77 people, 29.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Get connected: join our support group of lipitor and bone density decreased on
Do you have Bone Density Decreased while taking Lipitor?
You are not alone! Join a mobile support group on :
- support group for people who take Lipitor and have Bone Density Decreased
- support group for people who take Lipitor
- support group for people who have Bone Density Decreased
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Nuprin, Atorvastatin Calcium, Verapamil Hydrochloride for a 53-year old woman with Cerebellar Infarction, High Colestrol, Cluster Headaches. The patient has Hair Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Lipitor, Hydrochlorothiazide, Potassium Citrate, Fluoxetine for a 65-year old man with High Blood Cholesterol, Diastasis Recti, Potassium - Low, Depression. The patient has Loss Of Libido, Rapid Heart Beat
- A study of side effects of Lipitor for a 65-year old man with Cholesterosis. The patient has Red Face (a sudden reddening of the face, neck)
- A study of drug interactions between Niacin, Atorvastatin Calcium, Losartan, Warfarin Sodium for a 81-year old man with Avascular Necrosis, Blood Erythropoietin Decreased, Blood Pressure Increased, Blood Clot - Lung. The patient has Rash On Chest And Back
- A study of drug interactions between Mirtazapine, Alfuzosin Hydrochloride, Clonazepam, Diltiazem Hydrochloride, Seroquel, Warfarin Sodium, Vicodin, Lipitor for a 61-year old man with Depression, Biopsy Prostate, Anxiety, Afib, Sleep Disorder, Pain, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Neuropathy
Recent Lipitor related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.