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Review: could Lipitor cause Ocd (Obsessive-compulsive disorder)?

Summary: Ocd is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Mirapex, and have Parkinson's disease.

We study 129,898 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 113 have Ocd. Find out below who they are, when they have Ocd and more.

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Lipitor

Lipitor has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 132,805 Lipitor users)

Ocd

Ocd (obsessive-compulsive disorder) has been reported by people with parkinson's disease, restless leg syndrome, depression, pain, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 8,920 Ocd patients)

On Mar, 2, 2015: 129,898 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 113 people (0.09%) have Ocd.

Trend of Ocd in Lipitor reports

Time on Lipitor when people have Ocd * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Ocd0.00%91.67%0.00%0.00%0.00%8.33%0.00%

Gender of people who have Ocd when taking Lipitor * :

FemaleMale
Ocd40.80%59.20%

Age of people who have Ocd when taking Lipitor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ocd0.00%0.00%1.67%0.00%0.00%25.00%43.33%30.00%

Severity of Ocd when taking Lipitor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Ocd0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Ocd ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Ocd0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Parkinson's disease (37 people, 32.74%)
  2. Hypertension (37 people, 32.74%)
  3. Pain (35 people, 30.97%)
  4. Restless legs syndrome (20 people, 17.70%)
  5. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (19 people, 16.81%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Mirapex (56 people, 49.56%)
  2. Sinemet (46 people, 40.71%)
  3. Aspirin (38 people, 33.63%)
  4. Clonazepam (34 people, 30.09%)
  5. Ambien (31 people, 27.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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