Lipitor and Sweating - excessive - from FDA reports
Sweating - excessive 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. This review analyzes which people have Sweating - excessive with Lipitor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 182,463 people who have side effects when taking Lipitor from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 01, 2017
182,463 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 1,782 people (0.98%) have Sweating - Excessive
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lipitor when people have Sweating - Excessive *:
- < 1 month: 8.93 %
- 1 - 6 months: 36.61 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.04 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.39 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.61 %
- 5 - 10 years: 19.64 %
- 10+ years: 1.79 %
Gender of people who have Sweating - Excessive when taking Lipitor *:
- female: 50.94 %
- male: 49.06 %
Age of people who have Sweating - Excessive when taking Lipitor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.07 %
- 20-29: 1.96 %
- 30-39: 2.16 %
- 40-49: 12.15 %
- 50-59: 28.42 %
- 60+: 55.24 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (372 people, 20.88%)
- Depression (164 people, 9.20%)
- High Blood Pressure (139 people, 7.80%)
- Diabetes (107 people, 6.00%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (99 people, 5.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (372 people, 20.88%)
- Plavix (254 people, 14.25%)
- Lisinopril (184 people, 10.33%)
- Lasix (167 people, 9.37%)
- Synthroid (152 people, 8.53%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (503 people, 28.23%)
- Dizziness (450 people, 25.25%)
- Fatigue (432 people, 24.24%)
- Weakness (411 people, 23.06%)
- Breathing Difficulty (381 people, 21.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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10 years ago I had two stents put in. Was initially put on statin and Plavix. Did not handle statin well so quit it and got more serious with diet. Hung in there with Plavix for 6 months but didn't it. Was told I could go off of it. No problems and lipids were reducing each year to near ...
I am experiencing fatigue, muscle cramps, and muscle and joint pain. I have read that others have experienced the same as a result of taking these medications together. Anybody else have a similar experience?
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