Lipitor and Migraine - from FDA reports


Summary

Migraine is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Migraine 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 Oct, 20, 2017

185,636 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 712 people (0.38%) have Migraine


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lipitor cause Migraine?

Time on Lipitor when people have Migraine *:

  • < 1 month: 28.26 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 34.78 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.87 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.52 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 6.52 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10.87 %
  • 10+ years: 2.17 %

Gender of people who have Migraine when taking Lipitor *:

  • female: 77.54 %
  • male: 22.46 %

Age of people who have Migraine when taking Lipitor *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.37 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 3.69 %
  • 30-39: 6.27 %
  • 40-49: 23.06 %
  • 50-59: 29.34 %
  • 60+: 37.27 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (53 people, 7.44%)
  • Depression (53 people, 7.44%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (37 people, 5.20%)
  • Osteoporosis (34 people, 4.78%)
  • Preventive Health Care (33 people, 4.63%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (102 people, 14.33%)
  • Nexium (93 people, 13.06%)
  • Xanax (85 people, 11.94%)
  • Synthroid (75 people, 10.53%)
  • Prilosec (75 people, 10.53%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Headache (203 people, 28.51%)
  • Pain (166 people, 23.31%)
  • Back Pain (159 people, 22.33%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (149 people, 20.93%)
  • Chest Pain (140 people, 19.66%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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