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Review: could Lipitor cause Sweating - excessive (Hyperhidrosis)?

Summary: Sweating - excessive is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol.

We study 129,898 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,370 have Sweating - excessive. Find out below who they are, when they have Sweating - excessive 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 132,798 Lipitor users)

Sweating - excessive

Sweating - excessive (abnormally increased sweating) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 42,861 Sweating - excessive patients)

On Feb, 11, 2015: 129,879 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 1,370 people (1.05%) have Sweating - Excessive.

Trend of Sweating - excessive in Lipitor reports

Time on Lipitor when people have Sweating - excessive * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Sweating - excessive7.41%36.11%3.70%13.89%12.96%22.22%3.70%

Gender of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Lipitor * :

FemaleMale
Sweating - excessive49.76%50.24%

Age of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Lipitor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sweating - excessive0.00%0.00%0.08%1.92%2.42%13.45%30.58%51.55%

Severity of Sweating - excessive when taking Lipitor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Sweating - excessive0.00%36.36%36.36%27.27%

How people recovered from Sweating - excessive ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Sweating - excessive0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased (164 people, 11.97%)
  2. Depression (141 people, 10.29%)
  3. Hypertension (103 people, 7.52%)
  4. Diabetes mellitus (77 people, 5.62%)
  5. Blood cholesterol (75 people, 5.47%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (456 people, 33.28%)
  2. Plavix (216 people, 15.77%)
  3. Lisinopril (180 people, 13.14%)
  4. Lasix (147 people, 10.73%)
  5. Toprol-xl (143 people, 10.44%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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