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Review: could Lipitor cause Sick sinus syndrome?

We study 129,802 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 155 have Sick sinus syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Sick sinus syndrome and more.

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Lipitor

Lipitor (latest outcomes from 132,675 users) has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Sick sinus syndrome

Sick sinus syndrome (a collection of heart rhythm disorders) (latest reports from 17,409 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, diabetes, multiple myeloma, type 2 diabetes.

On Sep, 22, 2014: 129,768 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 155 people (0.12%) have Sick Sinus Syndrome.

Trend of Sick sinus syndrome in Lipitor reports

Time on Lipitor when people have Sick sinus syndrome * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Sick sinus syndrome0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Sick sinus syndrome when taking Lipitor * :

FemaleMale
Sick sinus syndrome56.47%43.53%

Age of people who have Sick sinus syndrome when taking Lipitor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sick sinus syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.64%3.18%5.73%90.45%

Severity of Sick sinus syndrome when taking Lipitor ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Sick sinus syndrome ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (31 people, 20.00%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (22 people, 14.19%)
  3. Atrial fibrillation (17 people, 10.97%)
  4. Pain (12 people, 7.74%)
  5. Depression (10 people, 6.45%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (67 people, 43.23%)
  2. Digoxin (44 people, 28.39%)
  3. Lasix (44 people, 28.39%)
  4. Coumadin (39 people, 25.16%)
  5. Plavix (38 people, 24.52%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • dreams are always about me defending myself against some type of physical attack, usually involving animals of some sort. These dreams began about a month or so after I started taking atorvastin. I take 20 mg of it per day and do so in the evening as instructed by doctor. I very seldom experienced dreaming of any kind prior to this. The dreams always make me respond physically in my sleep and I have accidentally kicked my wife during one of these events.

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  • From this study (4 days ago):

  • Have high liver enzymes sugar .is high and have occasional pain in stomach. Now having tightness in upper abdomen possibly. Caused by gallbladder with 30% ejection. Dr says remove but I am conflicted since I just have mild Gb symptoms. Most of pain on left side. Tightness is daily.

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