Review: could Lipitor cause Knee pain?
Summary: Knee pain is reported only by a few people who take Lipitor.
We study 129,909 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Knee pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Knee pain and more.
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Lipitor has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 132,813 Lipitor users)
Knee pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, pain, insomnia. (latest reports from 495 Knee pain patients)
On Mar, 14, 2015: 129,898 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 5 people (0.00%) have Knee Pain.
Time on Lipitor when people have Knee pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Knee pain||0.00%||20.00%||20.00%||20.00%||20.00%||20.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Knee pain when taking Lipitor * :
|Knee pain||80.00%||20.00% |
Age of people who have Knee pain when taking Lipitor * :
|Knee pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||40.00%||40.00% |
Severity of Knee pain when taking Lipitor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Knee pain||0.00%||80.00%||20.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Knee pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Knee pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- High blood cholesterol (2 people, 40.00%)
- Heart mri (1 people, 20.00%)
- Myasthenia gravis (1 people, 20.00%)
- Hypercholesterolemia (1 people, 20.00%)
- Posterior spinal fusion (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Gabapentin (1 people, 20.00%)
- Cellcept (1 people, 20.00%)
- Coreg (1 people, 20.00%)
- Lyrica (1 people, 20.00%)
- Mestinon (1 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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