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Review: could Lipitor cause Meniere's disease?
We study 129,802 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 45 have Meniere's disease. Find out below who they are, when they have Meniere's disease and more.
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Lipitor (latest outcomes from 132,675 users) has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Meniere's disease (a disorder of the inner ear that can affect hearing and balance to a varying degree) (latest reports from 5,780 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, depression, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Sep, 16, 2014: 129,768 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 45 people (0.03%) have Meniere's Disease.
Time on Lipitor when people have Meniere's disease * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Meniere's disease||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||66.67%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Meniere's disease when taking Lipitor * :
|Meniere's disease||51.06%||48.94% |
Age of people who have Meniere's disease when taking Lipitor * :
|Meniere's disease||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||10.00%||25.00%||65.00% |
Severity of Meniere's disease when taking Lipitor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Meniere's disease||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Meniere's disease ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Meniere's disease||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (10 people, 22.22%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (4 people, 8.89%)
- Blood pressure (4 people, 8.89%)
- Coronary artery occlusion (4 people, 8.89%)
- High density lipoprotein (4 people, 8.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (12 people, 26.67%)
- Lisinopril (9 people, 20.00%)
- Vioxx (7 people, 15.56%)
- Vitamins (6 people, 13.33%)
- Prevacid (6 people, 13.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (5 days ago):
On lipitor 20mg for 10 years with occasional cold induced episodes of vasospasm of fingers. Lipitor dose was doubled to 40 mg this year and severity of attacks of vasospasm increased significantly. Now with attacks several times a day induced by water colder than 85 degrees or by pressure on fingers when lifting weights.
From this study (6 days ago):
Intermittent dyspnea. BMI about 29, no correlative association of dyspnea with medicine
From this study (6 days ago):
Intermittent dyspnea. BMI about 29, no correlative association of dyspnea with medicince
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