Review: could Lipitor cause Mood altered (Mood swings)?
Summary: Mood altered is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol.
We study 129,909 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 344 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 132,813 Lipitor users)
Mood altered (changes in mood) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, birth control, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 24,776 Mood altered patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 129,898 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 344 people (0.26%) have Mood Altered.
Time on Lipitor when people have Mood altered * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Mood altered||17.95%||23.08%||0.00%||17.95%||33.33%||7.69%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Mood altered when taking Lipitor * :
|Mood altered||46.83%||53.17% |
Age of people who have Mood altered when taking Lipitor * :
|Mood altered||0.00%||0.00%||0.71%||0.00%||4.96%||18.44%||26.24%||49.65% |
Severity of Mood altered when taking Lipitor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Mood altered||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Mood altered ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (64 people, 18.60%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (48 people, 13.95%)
- Depression (44 people, 12.79%)
- Hypertension (30 people, 8.72%)
- Pain (22 people, 6.40%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (73 people, 21.22%)
- Chantix (59 people, 17.15%)
- Lisinopril (40 people, 11.63%)
- Neurontin (31 people, 9.01%)
- Oxycontin (30 people, 8.72%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Mirtazapine, Alfuzosin Hydrochloride, Clonazepam, Diltiazem Hydrochloride, Seroquel, Warfarin Sodium, Vicodin, Lipitor for a 61-year old man with Depression, Biopsy Prostate, Anxiety, Afib, Sleep Disorder, Pain, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Neuropathy
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