Review: could Lipitor cause Systemic lupus erythematosus?
This is a review of Systemic lupus erythematosus by studying 129,745 people who take Lipitor. We analyze: the time on Lipitor when people have Systemic lupus erythematosus, gender and age of these people, the severity of Systemic lupus erythematosus, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Lipitor. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lipitor (latest outcomes from 132,452 users) has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure. Commonly reported side effects of Lipitor include weakness, muscle aches, myalgia aggravated, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Systemic lupus erythematosus
Systemic lupus erythematosus (an autoimmune disease, which means the body's immune system mistakenly, attacks healthy tissue) (latest reports from 41,128 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure.
On Feb, 8, 2014: 123,600 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor. Among them, 162 people (0.13%) have Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Time on Lipitor when people have Systemic lupus erythematosus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Systemic lupus erythematosus||8.70%||17.39%||13.04%||34.78%||4.35%||21.74%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Systemic lupus erythematosus when taking Lipitor * :
|Systemic lupus erythematosus||83.33%||16.67% |
Age of people who have Systemic lupus erythematosus when taking Lipitor * :
|Systemic lupus erythematosus||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.50%||13.53%||21.05%||27.82%||36.09% |
Severity of Systemic lupus erythematosus when taking Lipitor ** :
How people recovered from Systemic lupus erythematosus ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (17 people, 10.49%)
- Hypertension (16 people, 9.88%)
- Renal transplant (10 people, 6.17%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (9 people, 5.56%)
- Prophylaxis (7 people, 4.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Protonix (24 people, 14.81%)
- Aspirin (20 people, 12.35%)
- Norvasc (19 people, 11.73%)
- Synthroid (18 people, 11.11%)
- Atenolol (17 people, 10.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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