Review: could Lipitor cause Meniere's disease?
This is a review of Meniere's disease by studying 129,745 people who take Lipitor. We analyze: the time on Lipitor when people have Meniere's disease, gender and age of these people, the severity of Meniere's disease, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Lipitor. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lipitor (latest outcomes from 132,452 users) has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure. Commonly reported side effects of Lipitor include weakness, muscle aches, myalgia aggravated, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Meniere's disease (a disorder of the inner ear that can affect hearing and balance to a varying degree) (latest reports from 5,454 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Feb, 8, 2014: 123,600 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 44 people (0.04%) 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||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Meniere's disease when taking Lipitor * :
|Meniere's disease||52.17%||47.83% |
Age of people who have Meniere's disease when taking Lipitor * :
|Meniere's disease||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||10.26%||25.64%||64.10% |
Severity of Meniere's disease when taking Lipitor ** :
How people recovered from Meniere's disease ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (10 people, 22.73%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (4 people, 9.09%)
- Blood pressure (4 people, 9.09%)
- Coronary artery occlusion (4 people, 9.09%)
- High density lipoprotein (4 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (12 people, 27.27%)
- Lisinopril (9 people, 20.45%)
- Vioxx (7 people, 15.91%)
- Vitamins (6 people, 13.64%)
- Prevacid (6 people, 13.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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