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Review: could Lipitor cause Bruising?

We study 129,760 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Bruising and more.

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Lipitor (latest outcomes from 132,648 users) has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

On Aug, 30, 2014: 129,760 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 3 people (0.00%) have Bruising. They amount to 1.06% of all the 282 people who have Bruising on eHealthMe.

Trend of Bruising in Lipitor reports

Time on Lipitor when people have Bruising * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Bruising33.33%0.00%33.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%

Gender of people who have Bruising when taking Lipitor * :

FemaleMale
Bruising0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Bruising when taking Lipitor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bruising0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%66.67%33.33%

Severity of Bruising when taking Lipitor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Bruising66.67%33.33%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Bruising ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Bruising0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (1 people, 33.33%)
  2. Lower cholesterol (1 people, 33.33%)
  3. Reflux gastritis (1 people, 33.33%)
  4. Hypothyroidism (1 people, 33.33%)
  5. Hair loss (1 people, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Nexium (1 people, 33.33%)
  2. Wellbutrin (1 people, 33.33%)
  3. Losartan (1 people, 33.33%)
  4. Synthroid (1 people, 33.33%)
  5. Propecia (1 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • in 1993, diagnosis of mild auto-immune hepatits which after menopause in about 2004, worsened with limited response to treatment. In 2009, liver transplant required and received. Post transplant, tripe immuno suppresssion therapy required, which has side effects particularly prednisone which has triggered diabetes, avascular necrosis, urinary tract infection, cholesterol, easy bruising, fragile skin, malakoplaquia weak muscles and osteopoenia. Maybe fatigue too.

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