Review: could Lipitor cause Mood altered?
We study 129,768 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 (latest outcomes from 132,648 users) has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Mood altered (changes in mood) (latest reports from 121,154 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, birth control, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety.
On Aug, 22, 2014: 129,760 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 344 people (0.27%) have Mood Altered. They amount to 0.28% of all the 121,127 people who have Mood Altered on eHealthMe.
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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