Lipitor and Kidney stones - from FDA reports
Kidney stones is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Kidney stones with Lipitor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 185,636 people who have side effects when taking Lipitor from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 20, 2017
185,636 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 895 people (0.48%) have Kidney stones
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lipitor when people have Kidney stones *:
- < 1 month: 3.12 %
- 1 - 6 months: 10.94 %
- 6 - 12 months: 15.62 %
- 1 - 2 years: 20.31 %
- 2 - 5 years: 18.75 %
- 5 - 10 years: 23.44 %
- 10+ years: 7.81 %
Gender of people who have Kidney stones when taking Lipitor *:
- female: 45.91 %
- male: 54.09 %
Age of people who have Kidney stones when taking Lipitor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.29 %
- 20-29: 0.29 %
- 30-39: 2.78 %
- 40-49: 15.08 %
- 50-59: 26.5 %
- 60+: 55.05 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (72 people, 8.04%)
- Pain (52 people, 5.81%)
- Depression (49 people, 5.47%)
- Diabetes (47 people, 5.25%)
- Multiple Myeloma (44 people, 4.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (191 people, 21.34%)
- Zometa (151 people, 16.87%)
- Vioxx (123 people, 13.74%)
- Plavix (121 people, 13.52%)
- Lasix (112 people, 12.51%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (202 people, 22.57%)
- Chest Pain (188 people, 21.01%)
- Anaemia (187 people, 20.89%)
- Stress And Anxiety (183 people, 20.45%)
- Back Pain (170 people, 18.99%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Is this really a support group for people with kidney stones who take Cymbalta? Or did Google just send me to this site the same way they list sites like "where to buy Cymbalta and kidney stones" when I type in "Cymbalta and kidney stones"?
10 years ago I had two stents put in. Was initially put on statin and Plavix. Did not handle statin well so quit it and got more serious with diet. Hung in there with Plavix for 6 months but didn't it. Was told I could go off of it. No problems and lipids were reducing each year to near ...
User reviews to the study
I've just started having blood in my urine and I've been trying to figure out why. I rarely drink and my diet is good. My epilepsy is under control with Tegretol XR. I'm looking for answers. My kidney MRI is scheduled for June 3.
Have been on sandostatin for carcinoids in the liver for 4 years now-- last year have had kidney stones occurring several times-- is it food related-- or is it a side effect of this injection-- would love to know if others in my position are experiencing the same-- am 65 years old-