Lipitor and Meniere's disease - from FDA reports


Summary

Meniere's disease is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter. This review analyzes which people have Meniere's disease 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 Sep, 22, 2017

185,636 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 53 people (0.03%) have Meniere's disease


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lipitor cause Meniere's disease?

Time on Lipitor when people have Meniere's disease *:

  • < 1 month: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 33.33 %
  • 10+ years: 33.33 %

Gender of people who have Meniere's disease when taking Lipitor *:

  • female: 53.85 %
  • male: 46.15 %

Age of people who have Meniere's disease when taking Lipitor *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 11.9 %
  • 50-59: 21.43 %
  • 60+: 66.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Peripheral Neuropathy (3 people, 5.66%)
  • Joint Pain (3 people, 5.66%)
  • Hyperlipidaemia (3 people, 5.66%)
  • Glaucoma (3 people, 5.66%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (3 people, 5.66%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Plavix (8 people, 15.09%)
  • Aspirin (8 people, 15.09%)
  • Vioxx (7 people, 13.21%)
  • Lisinopril (7 people, 13.21%)
  • Prevacid (6 people, 11.32%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (10 people, 18.87%)
  • Dizziness (10 people, 18.87%)
  • Joint Pain (9 people, 16.98%)
  • Pain In Extremity (7 people, 13.21%)
  • Fatigue (7 people, 13.21%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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