Lipitor and Meniere's disease - from FDA reports
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:
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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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 ...
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User reviews to the study
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I started taking Lipitor 20 mg In July 2016.Took blood test Sept 2016.Bilirinin total was 1.4,retested March 207 still 1.4.The lab test indicates this is high. I found this out by requesting copies of my blood tests.my doctor did not mention this to me. I am concerned about the longer term ...
I am a type 2 diabetic taking lantus (once a day), Atorvastatin 40mg (once daily), and metformin 500mg (two tabs twice daily with meals). [Also coreg and lisinopril for blood pressure]. I try to get out and walk. I play at golf and walk the course for 9 (and sometimes 18) holes twice a week when ...