Lipitor and Nausea - from FDA reports


Summary

Nausea is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Quit smoking. This review analyzes which people have Nausea 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 Jul, 21, 2017

185,636 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 9,702 people (5.23%) have Nausea


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lipitor cause Nausea?

Time on Lipitor when people have Nausea *:

  • < 1 month: 21.16 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 24.75 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 9.78 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 9.98 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 19.16 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10.98 %
  • 10+ years: 4.19 %

Gender of people who have Nausea when taking Lipitor *:

  • female: 65.42 %
  • male: 34.58 %

Age of people who have Nausea when taking Lipitor *:

  • 0-1: 0.04 %
  • 2-9: 0.11 %
  • 10-19: 0.16 %
  • 20-29: 0.96 %
  • 30-39: 2.56 %
  • 40-49: 9.88 %
  • 50-59: 24.67 %
  • 60+: 61.6 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Quit Smoking (602 people, 6.20%)
  • Diabetes (503 people, 5.18%)
  • Depression (477 people, 4.92%)
  • Pain (460 people, 4.74%)
  • Osteoporosis (383 people, 3.95%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (1,485 people, 15.31%)
  • Plavix (1,042 people, 10.74%)
  • Lasix (976 people, 10.06%)
  • Synthroid (939 people, 9.68%)
  • Nexium (822 people, 8.47%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea And Vomiting (2,878 people, 29.66%)
  • Dizziness (1,900 people, 19.58%)
  • Fatigue (1,853 people, 19.10%)
  • Diarrhea (1,838 people, 18.94%)
  • Weakness (1,769 people, 18.23%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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