Lipitor and Tardive dyskinesia - from FDA reports
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 Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Tardive dyskinesia 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, 13, 2017
182,463 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 211 people (0.12%) have Tardive Dyskinesia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lipitor when people have Tardive Dyskinesia *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 50 %
- 2 - 5 years: 50 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Tardive Dyskinesia when taking Lipitor *:
- female: 71.08 %
- male: 28.92 %
Age of people who have Tardive Dyskinesia when taking Lipitor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.55 %
- 30-39: 7.75 %
- 40-49: 25.58 %
- 50-59: 18.6 %
- 60+: 46.51 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (58 people, 27.49%)
- Depression (36 people, 17.06%)
- Bipolar Disorder (22 people, 10.43%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (18 people, 8.53%)
- Schizophrenia (15 people, 7.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Metoclopramide (113 people, 53.55%)
- Nexium (60 people, 28.44%)
- Prilosec (51 people, 24.17%)
- Seroquel (50 people, 23.70%)
- Aspirin (49 people, 23.22%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Extrapyramidal Disorder (101 people, 47.87%)
- Pain (64 people, 30.33%)
- Dyskinesia (61 people, 28.91%)
- Tremor (60 people, 28.44%)
- Emotional Disorder (59 people, 27.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Tardive dyskinesia when taking Lipitor?
Lipitor has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Lipitor 188,717 users)
Tardive dyskinesia (a disorder that involves involuntary movements) has been reported by people with indigestion, abdominal distension, bipolar disorder, depression, schizophrenia (latest reports from 26,060 Tardive dyskinesia patients).
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