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 Depression. This review analyzes which people have Mood altered 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, 21, 2017
185,636 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 431 people (0.23%) have Mood altered
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lipitor when people have Mood altered *:
- < 1 month: 21.05 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.42 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 15.79 %
- 2 - 5 years: 31.58 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10.53 %
- 10+ years: 2.63 %
Gender of people who have Mood altered when taking Lipitor *:
- female: 51.29 %
- male: 48.71 %
Age of people who have Mood altered when taking Lipitor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.6 %
- 20-29: 0.3 %
- 30-39: 5.74 %
- 40-49: 18.13 %
- 50-59: 28.1 %
- 60+: 47.13 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (55 people, 12.76%)
- Quit Smoking (52 people, 12.06%)
- Pain (29 people, 6.73%)
- Bipolar Disorder (26 people, 6.03%)
- Stress And Anxiety (25 people, 5.80%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Chantix (63 people, 14.62%)
- Aspirin (54 people, 12.53%)
- Synthroid (39 people, 9.05%)
- Lisinopril (39 people, 9.05%)
- Zoloft (34 people, 7.89%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (147 people, 34.11%)
- Fatigue (120 people, 27.84%)
- Stress And Anxiety (113 people, 26.22%)
- Irritability (84 people, 19.49%)
- Insomnia (82 people, 19.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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