Lipitor and Mood altered - from FDA reports
Mood altered is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Chantix, and have High blood cholesterol . We study 175,191 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA. Among them, 417 have Mood altered. Find out below who they are, when they have Mood altered and more.
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Lipitor has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Lipitor 181,277 users)
Mood altered (changes in mood) has been reported by people with depression, birth control, quit smoking, pain (latest reports from 39,398 Mood altered patients).
On Jan, 27, 2017
175,191 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 417 people (0.24%) have Mood Altered
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lipitor when people have Mood Altered *:
- < 1 month: 21.05 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.68 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 15.79 %
- 2 - 5 years: 26.32 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10.53 %
- 10+ years: 2.63 %
Gender of people who have Mood Altered when taking Lipitor *:
- female: 51.09 %
- male: 48.91 %
Age of people who have Mood Altered when taking Lipitor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.62 %
- 20-29: 0.31 %
- 30-39: 5.86 %
- 40-49: 18.21 %
- 50-59: 28.4 %
- 60+: 46.6 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (105 people, 25.18%)
- Depression (53 people, 12.71%)
- Quit Smoking (52 people, 12.47%)
- High Blood Pressure (41 people, 9.83%)
- Pain (27 people, 6.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Chantix (63 people, 15.11%)
- Aspirin (54 people, 12.95%)
- Lisinopril (39 people, 9.35%)
- Synthroid (37 people, 8.87%)
- Zoloft (34 people, 8.15%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (144 people, 34.53%)
- Fatigue (116 people, 27.82%)
- Stress And Anxiety (109 people, 26.14%)
- Irritability (82 people, 19.66%)
- Insomnia (79 people, 18.94%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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