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Review: could Lipitor cause Nausea?

We study 129,802 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 7,353 have Nausea. Find out below who they are, when they have Nausea and more.

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Lipitor

Lipitor (latest outcomes from 132,700 users) has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Nausea

Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit) (latest reports from 1,921,972 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, quit smoking, depression, pain.

On Oct, 25, 2014: 129,802 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 7,353 people (5.66%) have Nausea.

Trend of Nausea in Lipitor reports

Time on Lipitor when people have Nausea * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Nausea18.98%25.59%9.59%10.87%20.68%12.37%1.92%

Gender of people who have Nausea when taking Lipitor * :

FemaleMale
Nausea66.34%33.66%

Age of people who have Nausea when taking Lipitor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Nausea0.02%0.11%0.08%1.06%2.66%10.56%24.95%60.57%

Severity of Nausea when taking Lipitor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Nausea9.68%64.52%22.58%3.23%

How people recovered from Nausea ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Nausea7.69%7.69%84.62%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased (855 people, 11.63%)
  2. Hypertension (666 people, 9.06%)
  3. Smoking cessation therapy (574 people, 7.81%)
  4. Depression (366 people, 4.98%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus (347 people, 4.72%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (2,011 people, 27.35%)
  2. Plavix (856 people, 11.64%)
  3. Lasix (833 people, 11.33%)
  4. Synthroid (739 people, 10.05%)
  5. Lisinopril (734 people, 9.98%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

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  • Occurs periodically usually a short time after food

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  • From this study (9 months ago):

  • these come in waves - no way to predict

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  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • Hospitalized in afib. Cardiac doctors are pointing to enlarged thyroid as problem; endocrinologist is not as sure. Medicines are all new except for lipitor.

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