Lipitor and Migraine - from FDA reports
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 High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Migraine with Lipitor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 175,191 people who have side effects when taking Lipitor from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Feb, 25, 2017
175,191 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 615 people (0.35%) have Migraine
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lipitor when people have Migraine *:
- < 1 month: 18.92 %
- 1 - 6 months: 37.84 %
- 6 - 12 months: 16.22 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.11 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5.41 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.11 %
- 10+ years: 5.41 %
Gender of people who have Migraine when taking Lipitor *:
- female: 77.36 %
- male: 22.64 %
Age of people who have Migraine when taking Lipitor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.42 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 2.73 %
- 30-39: 6.08 %
- 40-49: 24.11 %
- 50-59: 28.93 %
- 60+: 37.74 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (146 people, 23.74%)
- Depression (49 people, 7.97%)
- Pain (46 people, 7.48%)
- High Blood Pressure (40 people, 6.50%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (33 people, 5.37%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (102 people, 16.59%)
- Nexium (86 people, 13.98%)
- Xanax (68 people, 11.06%)
- Prilosec (68 people, 11.06%)
- Ambien (65 people, 10.57%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Headache (183 people, 29.76%)
- Pain (150 people, 24.39%)
- Back Pain (149 people, 24.23%)
- High Blood Pressure (146 people, 23.74%)
- Stress And Anxiety (135 people, 21.95%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Migraine when taking Lipitor?
Lipitor has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Lipitor 181,324 users)
Migraine (headache) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, migraine, birth control, depression, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 78,446 Migraine patients).
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