Lipitor and Tardive dyskinesia - from FDA reports


Summary

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 185,636 people who have side effects when taking Lipitor from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 26, 2017

185,636 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 216 people (0.12%) have Tardive dyskinesia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lipitor cause Tardive dyskinesia?

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: 70.33 %
  • male: 29.67 %

Age of people who have Tardive dyskinesia when taking Lipitor *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.5 %
  • 30-39: 7.52 %
  • 40-49: 26.32 %
  • 50-59: 18.8 %
  • 60+: 45.86 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (58 people, 26.85%)
  • Depression (37 people, 17.13%)
  • Bipolar Disorder (25 people, 11.57%)
  • Schizophrenia (16 people, 7.41%)
  • Nausea (15 people, 6.94%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Metoclopramide (113 people, 52.31%)
  • Nexium (61 people, 28.24%)
  • Seroquel (52 people, 24.07%)
  • Prilosec (51 people, 23.61%)
  • Aspirin (49 people, 22.69%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Extrapyramidal Disorder (101 people, 46.76%)
  • Pain (64 people, 29.63%)
  • Tremor (63 people, 29.17%)
  • Dyskinesia (61 people, 28.24%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (59 people, 27.31%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Lipitor has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Lipitor 192,114 users)

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