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 129,909 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 has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 132,813 Lipitor users)
Ocd (obsessive-compulsive disorder) has been reported by people with parkinson's disease, restless leg syndrome, depression, pain, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 8,945 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.
Time on Lipitor when people have Ocd * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Ocd when taking Lipitor * :
Age of people who have Ocd when taking Lipitor * :
Severity of Ocd when taking Lipitor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Ocd ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Parkinson's disease (37 people, 32.74%)
- Hypertension (37 people, 32.74%)
- Pain (35 people, 30.97%)
- Restless legs syndrome (20 people, 17.70%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (19 people, 16.81%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Mirapex (56 people, 49.56%)
- Sinemet (46 people, 40.71%)
- Aspirin (38 people, 33.63%)
- Clonazepam (34 people, 30.09%)
- Ambien (31 people, 27.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Micronor for a 22-year old woman with Contraception. The patient has Ocd (obsessive-compulsive disorder)
- A study of drug interactions between Tamiflu, Albuterol Sulfate And Ipratropium Bromide, Nitrostat, Ondansetron, Oxycodone, Actemra, Nasonex, Spiriva, Victoza, Arava, Diovan Hct, Lipitor, Ranexa, Lantus Solostar, Wellbutrin Xl, Tricor, Carvedilol, Plavix, Xarelto for a 71-year old woman with Influenza B, Copd, Angina, Nausea And Vomiting, Pain, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Rhinitis, Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control, Hypertension, Hyperlipidemia, Diabetes Mellitus, Stop Smoking, Blood Clots. The patient has Shortness Of Breath, Neuropathy, Tinnitus, Loss Of Coordination, Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness, Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness, Weight Loss, Appetite - Decreased, Diarrhea, Nausea And Vomiting
- A study of drug interactions between Metoprolol Succinate, Methotrexate Sodium Preservative Free, Plavix, Plaquenil, Humira, Folic Acid, Atorvastatin Calcium for a 59-year old woman with Coronary Artery Disease, Rheumatoid Arthritis, High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Weight Gain
- A study of drug interactions between Atorvastatin Calcium, Metformin Hydrochloride; Repaglinide for a 58-year old man with Cholesterosis, Diabetes.
- A study of drug interactions between Lipitor, Metformin Hydrochloride; Repaglinide for a 53-year old man with High Blood Cholesterol, Type 2 Diabetes. The patient has Muscular Weakness, Thoughts - Cloudy, Appetite - Decreased
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