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Review: could Lipitor cause Fever?

We study 129,768 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,221 have Fever. Find out below who they are, when they have Fever and more.

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Lipitor

Lipitor (latest outcomes from 132,657 users) has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Fever

Fever (latest reports from 987,898 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain.

On Aug, 15, 2014: 129,748 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 3,221 people (2.48%) have Fever. They amount to 0.33% of all the 984,834 people who have Fever on eHealthMe.

Trend of Fever in Lipitor reports

Time on Lipitor when people have Fever * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Fever24.26%27.22%13.48%14.82%12.40%4.85%2.96%

Gender of people who have Fever when taking Lipitor * :

FemaleMale
Fever50.45%49.55%

Age of people who have Fever when taking Lipitor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fever0.07%0.00%0.41%1.12%4.08%11.45%26.06%56.81%

Severity of Fever when taking Lipitor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Fever0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Fever ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (319 people, 9.90%)
  2. Hyperlipidaemia (228 people, 7.08%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (201 people, 6.24%)
  4. Hypercholesterolaemia (185 people, 5.74%)
  5. Osteoporosis (153 people, 4.75%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (860 people, 26.70%)
  2. Lasix (456 people, 14.16%)
  3. Prednisone (320 people, 9.93%)
  4. Zometa (317 people, 9.84%)
  5. Atenolol (301 people, 9.34%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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