Systemic lupus erythematosus is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Protonix, and have High blood cholesterol . We study 178,031 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 207 have Systemic lupus erythematosus. Find out below who they are, when they have Systemic lupus erythematosus 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 181,160 users)
Systemic lupus erythematosus (an autoimmune disease, which means the body's immune system mistakenly, attacks healthy tissue) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, crohn's disease, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis (latest reports from 23,221 Systemic lupus erythematosus patients).
On Nov, 24, 2016
178,031 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 207 people (0.12%) have Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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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 27 year old male. I have SLE. I get a lot of discomfort and pain in my chest and upper back. It migrates throughout the day and changes in quality. It can be overwhelming. Sometimes I have a hard time breathing, sometimes my heart races. Sometimes my face gets hot and sweaty. I thought it ...
Enlargement of liver. Elevated enzymes. Some pain in liver. Took Lipitor many years after heart attack. Quit taking drug quit drinking and stopped other supplements to give liver break. Cholesterol levels went up. Began Lipitor again a few days ago now have pain along rib cage. Suspect it's from ...
Hello my name is Carolyn Martin. My daughter Shannon got Lupus when she was 17. She lived another 13 years before dying at the age of 30. She has 2 children both boys that has no mother now. She was on accutane at the age of 14 for acne. I am pretty sure that is what gave her lupus. She got ...
Hello, I have been on Lipitor 10 for years with no problems. I am thinking about taking one of the better brands of Garcina Cambodia, it is more pure form and no additives/fillers etc. has any one who is also on Lipitor had problems or reactions taking the Garcina Cambodia also?
Hi my name is Lisa I am Dx with Lupus this year , so I am a newbie. I sometimes have aches and pains, but I take my anti inflammatory medicine . I won't give up on life . This I illness will not hinder me from my job and enjoying life as well.
76 year old female,excellent health until I had an episode with trip to emergency room for high blood pressure and high cholestrol. In the ER they sent me home with 325 mg aspirin a day and 40mg. Lipitor. Went to my doctor 2 weeks later he said stay on both meds. About 2 months into taking thes ...
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