Weight gain 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 Aspirin, and have Blood cholesterol increased . We study 146,964 people who have side effects while taking Lipitor from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,280 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain 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)
Weight gain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, oedema peripheral, memory loss, fatigue, dizziness (latest reports from 82,979 Weight gain patients).
On Aug, 23, 2016
146,964 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 3,280 people (2.23%) have Weight Gain
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** Reports from social media are used.
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I have been taking Lipitor for over a year and Crestor prior. A few months ago I started to develop white spots on my hands, arms, scalp, and legs. I am worried it will move to face as it is getting pretty noticeable now. My mother had it so I thought maybe it was inherited. Now I wonder. I am 65 and never had anything like this before. I have not yet seen the doctor but will soon.
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
Hi,I've been on morphine for about 4 months now.I've gained weight unsure why until now :(.I'm diabetic my doctor did not inform me that i would gain weight while taking this medicine for back pain :(.
I have been taking vesicare for around a year and it has been very helpful however i have gone from 70kg to 95 kg over the year the biggest i have ever been in my life im also 51 so may have some meno stuff going on. I guest il just have to face it and do more physical out put, walking , ...
I have been noticing an unusual gain in weight (10lbs) over a period of 7 months. I have been thin for 57 years, eat a healthy diet and exercise daily. I just realized that this has to be as a result of the fosamax. I'm discontinuing the drug. Has anyone had a similar experiene? If so how long ...
My doctor took me off prozac & wellbutrin. He replaced these with cymbala. Meanwhile,I've been on sonata on and off for maybe a year - more off. I'm having a difficult time. The change in meds made me more depressed. I was self and overmedicating the sonata because all I wanted to do was ...
I have been taking Lipitor for over a year and Crestor prior. A few months ago I started to develop white spots on my hands, arms, scalp, and legs. I am worried it will move to face as it is getting pretty noticeable now. My mother had it so I thought maybe it was inherited. Now I wonder. I am ...
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