Who have Sleeplessness with Lipitor?


Summary

Sleeplessness is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol . We study 178,030 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,675 have Sleeplessness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleeplessness 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 Lipitor 181,160 users)

Sleeplessness

Sleeplessness (a sleep disorder in which there is an inability to fall asleep or to stay asleep as long as desired) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, insomnia (latest reports from 206,791 Sleeplessness patients).

On Nov, 21, 2016

178,030 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 3,675 people (2.06%) have Sleeplessness


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lipitor cause Sleeplessness?

Time on Lipitor when people have Sleeplessness *:

  • < 1 month: 14.94 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.97 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 13.64 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10.39 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 15.37 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 14.72 %
  • 10+ years: 4.76 %

Gender of people who have Sleeplessness when taking Lipitor *:

  • female: 58.62 %
  • male: 41.38 %

Age of people who have Sleeplessness when taking Lipitor *:

  • 0-1: 0.04 %
  • 2-9: 0.11 %
  • 10-19: 0.11 %
  • 20-29: 1.17 %
  • 30-39: 3.36 %
  • 40-49: 13.52 %
  • 50-59: 25.7 %
  • 60+: 55.96 %

Severity of Sleeplessness **:

  • least: 4.26 %
  • moderate: 46.81 %
  • severe: 44.68 %
  • most severe: 4.26 %

How people recovered from Sleeplessness **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (520 people, 14.15%)
  • Plavix (325 people, 8.84%)
  • Prilosec (316 people, 8.60%)
  • Ambien (306 people, 8.33%)
  • Synthroid (297 people, 8.08%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Lipitor, learn more )

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Depression (318 people, 8.65%)
  • Quit Smoking (233 people, 6.34%)
  • Pain (228 people, 6.20%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Fatigue (820 people, 22.31%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (736 people, 20.03%)
  • Weakness (700 people, 19.05%)
  • Nausea (654 people, 17.80%)
  • Pain (627 people, 17.06%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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