Could Lipitor cause Ocd - from FDA reports
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 High blood cholesterol . We study 175,191 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA. Among them, 118 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 Lipitor 181,226 users)
Ocd (obsessive-compulsive disorder) has been reported by people with parkinson's disease, depression, restless leg syndrome, obsessive-compulsive disorder, pain (latest reports from 11,707 Ocd patients).
On Jan, 12, 2017
175,191 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 118 people (0.07%) have Ocd
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lipitor when people have Ocd *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Ocd when taking Lipitor *:
- female: 43.1 %
- male: 56.9 %
Age of people who have Ocd when taking Lipitor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.59 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 4.76 %
- 40-49: 22.22 %
- 50-59: 39.68 %
- 60+: 31.75 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (34 people, 28.81%)
- Pain (33 people, 27.97%)
- Parkinson's Disease (29 people, 24.58%)
- High Blood Pressure (26 people, 22.03%)
- Depression (18 people, 15.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Mirapex (45 people, 38.14%)
- Sinemet (35 people, 29.66%)
- Zoloft (31 people, 26.27%)
- Seroquel (30 people, 25.42%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (29 people, 24.58%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (68 people, 57.63%)
- Stress And Anxiety (56 people, 47.46%)
- Pathological Gambling (45 people, 38.14%)
- Emotional Distress (33 people, 27.97%)
- Pain (32 people, 27.12%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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