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Review: could Lipitor cause Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness (Fatigue)?

We study 129,768 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 7,333 have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness. Find out below who they are, when they have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness and more.

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Lipitor (latest outcomes from 132,670 users) has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness

Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness (feeling of tiredness) (latest reports from 1,545,969 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.

On Sep, 11, 2014: 129,768 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 7,333 people (5.65%) have Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness.

Trend of Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness in Lipitor reports

Time on Lipitor when people have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness9.22%29.68%8.48%14.47%19.17%14.75%4.24%

Gender of people who have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Lipitor * :

FemaleMale
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness54.82%45.18%

Age of people who have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Lipitor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness0.00%0.02%0.17%0.73%2.75%11.39%23.15%61.79%

Severity of Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Lipitor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness1.92%50.96%37.50%9.62%

How people recovered from Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness6.67%0.00%93.33%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased (1,128 people, 15.38%)
  2. Hypertension (732 people, 9.98%)
  3. Depression (398 people, 5.43%)
  4. Osteoporosis (295 people, 4.02%)
  5. Hyperlipidaemia (271 people, 3.70%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (1,992 people, 27.16%)
  2. Lasix (860 people, 11.73%)
  3. Plavix (829 people, 11.31%)
  4. Toprol-xl (717 people, 9.78%)
  5. Synthroid (713 people, 9.72%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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