Review: could Lipitor cause Ocd?
We study 129,727 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 (latest outcomes from 132,616 users) has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Ocd (obsessive-compulsive disorder) (latest reports from 34,321 patients) has been reported by people with parkinson's disease, restless leg syndrome, depression, pain, stress and anxiety.
On Jul, 26, 2014: 129,727 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 113 people (0.09%) have Ocd. They amount to 0.33% of all the 34,319 people who have Ocd on eHealthMe.
Time on Lipitor when people have Ocd * :
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Gender of people who have Ocd when taking Lipitor * :
Age of people who have Ocd when taking Lipitor * :
Severity of Ocd when taking Lipitor ** :
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How people recovered from Ocd ** :
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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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Em on Jun, 23, 2014:
Stop taking it AND call your physician immediately.
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