Tardive dyskinesia is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Metoclopramide, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease . We study 146,964 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 202 have Tardive dyskinesia. Find out below who they are, when they have Tardive dyskinesia 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 143,537 users)
Tardive dyskinesia (a disorder that involves involuntary movements) has been reported by people with agitation, weakness, insomnia, memory loss, fatigue (latest reports from 23,518 Tardive dyskinesia patients).
On Aug, 19, 2016
146,964 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 202 people (0.14%) have Tardive Dyskinesia
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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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?
Hi took Lipitor for 4 weeks and my partner lost his memory 12 months ago. It has improved but he has developed masked facies and still has memory problems and behaviour problems. Has anyone had this type of experience from Lipitor? thanks
I have been on Atorvastatin for just over a year. I hand numbness and cold feet and hands before I was even on this medication. My doctor is blaming this on Atorvastatin even though I had it before taking this medication. He told me to stop taking it, he isn't my Cardioligist so not sure if I ...
Hi, I'm 62, female, Chinese. Was prescribed Lipitor 40mg because of high cholesterol level by GP. I started having irregular heart rhythm almost immediately. I have decided not to take them, to live fully without experiencing irregular heart rhythm (very unpleasant sensation). If my high ...
I had a painful ingrown toenail when I took Actonel. Medicare withdrew that drug, the toenail mended. Coincidence? Maybe. Now, perhaps also a coincidence, I have been prescribed Lipitor, and have a very stubborn, infected and painful ingrown toenail. I have since reduced my Lipitor intake to ...
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