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Lipitor (Atorvastatin) - Myalgia - Suspected Cause - Side Effect Reports

 
 



Index of reports > Cases with Myalgia (581)

Below is the selection of side effect reports (a.k.a. adverse event reports) related to Lipitor (Atorvastatin) where reactions include myalgia. The selected reports were submitted to the FDA during the sample period of about a year.

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Possible Lipitor side effects in 63 year old male

Reported by a physician from Brazil on 2012-08-27

Patient: 63 year old male

Reactions: Myalgia, Ischaemic Stroke, Coronary Artery Occlusion, Pain, Nervous System Disorder, Carotid Artery Occlusion, Carotid Arteriosclerosis

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Abnormal

Lipitor
    Dosage: 20 mg, 1x/day
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Blood Triglycerides Abnormal
    Start date: 2011-05-01

Other drugs received by patient: Plavix; Coumadin



Possible Lipitor side effects in 75 year old female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-08-24

Patient: 75 year old female, weighing 74.8 kg (164.6 pounds)

Reactions: Myalgia, Glycosylated Haemoglobin Increased, Musculoskeletal Chest Pain

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor

Other drugs received by patient: Hydrochlorothiazide; Lotrisone; Imodium; Advil; Metformin; Levothyroxine; Amaryl; Lisinopril; Onglyza



Possible Lipitor side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-24

Patient: female, weighing 59.0 kg (129.7 pounds)

Reactions: Osteoporotic Fracture, Myalgia, Insomnia, Coronary Artery Occlusion, Breast Cancer Female, Headache

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor

Other drugs received by patient: Prednisone



Possible Lipitor side effects in 56 year old female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-24

Patient: 56 year old female, weighing 90.7 kg (199.5 pounds)

Reactions: Myalgia, Pain, Muscle Spasms

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor
    Dosage: 40 mg, daily
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Abnormal

Lipitor
    Dosage: 20 mg, daily
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2012-06-20
    End date: 2012-07-01



Possible Lipitor side effects in 40 year old male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-23

Patient: 40 year old male

Reactions: Myalgia

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor



Possible Lipitor side effects in 73 year old female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-23

Patient: 73 year old female

Reactions: Blood Albumin Decreased, Myalgia, RED Cell Distribution Width Increased, Haemoglobin Decreased, Haematocrit Decreased, Arthralgia, RED Blood Cell Count Decreased, Mean Cell Haemoglobin Concentration Decreased, RED Blood Cell Sedimentation Rate Increased

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor

Other drugs received by patient: Folic Acid; Prednisolone; Verapamil Hydrochloride; Prednisolone; Synthroid; Vitamin D; Multi-Vitamins



Possible Lipitor side effects in 54 year old male

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-08-22

Patient: 54 year old male

Reactions: Myalgia, Back Pain, Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Fatigue, Arthralgia

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor
    Dosage: unk
    Start date: 2012-05-15
    End date: 2012-06-15

Lipitor
    Dosage: 20 mg, daily
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Hyperlipidaemia
    Start date: 2012-01-28
    End date: 2012-05-24



Possible Lipitor side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-22

Patient: female

Reactions: Myalgia, Diabetes Mellitus, Oedema Peripheral, Eructation

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Atorvastatin Calcium
    Dosage: unk

Atorvastatin Calcium
    Dosage: unk
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased

Lipitor
    Dosage: unk



Possible Lipitor side effects in 50 year old female

Reported by a physician from Australia on 2012-08-21

Patient: 50 year old female, weighing 104.0 kg (228.8 pounds)

Reactions: Myalgia, Vomiting, Fatigue, Nausea, Lethargy

Adverse event resulted in: disablity

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor
    Indication: Hyperlipidaemia

Lipitor
    Dosage: 40 mg, 1x/day at night
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Cardiovascular Event Prophylaxis
    Start date: 2012-06-12
    End date: 2012-06-28

Other drugs received by patient: Lipidil; Metoprolol Tartrate; Micardis; Rabeprazole Sodium; ST. John's Wort



Possible Lipitor side effects in 51 year old male

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-08-20

Patient: 51 year old male, weighing 88.4 kg (194.6 pounds)

Reactions: Myalgia, Muscle Strain, Drug Ineffective, Drug Interaction, Hypertension, Arthritis

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor
    Dosage: 40 mg, 1x/day
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2010-01-01
    End date: 2011-09-01

Lipitor
    Dosage: 80 mg, 1x/day
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased
    Start date: 2004-01-01
    End date: 2010-01-01

Viagra
    Dosage: 100 mg, as needed
    Indication: Erectile Dysfunction
    Start date: 2011-06-01
    End date: 2012-06-01

Other drugs received by patient possibly interacting with the suspect drug:
Cialis
    Dosage: unk



Possible Lipitor side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-20

Patient: female

Reactions: Myalgia

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor



Possible Lipitor side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-20

Patient: female

Reactions: Myalgia, Pain, Pyrexia, Influenza Like Illness

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor



Possible Lipitor side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from Australia on 2012-08-16

Patient: male

Reactions: Myalgia, Disturbance in Attention, Amnesia

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor



Possible Lipitor side effects in 79 year old female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-16

Patient: 79 year old female, weighing 61.7 kg (135.7 pounds)

Reactions: Myalgia, Arthralgia, Chest Pain, Muscle Spasms

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor

Other drugs received by patient: Plavix; Toprol-XL



Possible Lipitor side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-16

Patient: female

Reactions: Urticaria, Akinesia, Amnesia, Fall, Rash Pruritic, Loss of Consciousness, Shoulder Operation, Myalgia, Limb Operation, Arthralgia, Eye Disorder, DRY Eye, Muscle Spasms, Blood Glucose Increased, Aphonia

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor
    Dosage: 20 mg
    Start date: 2003-05-22
    End date: 2011-11-01

Mobic
    Dosage: 7.5 mg
    End date: 2011-11-01

Other drugs received by patient: Magnesium Aspartate; Lecithin; Papaya Pineapple Enzymes; Methenamine Hippurate; Citracal / Vitamin D; Biotin; Turmeric Powd; Chromium Picolinate; Biofreeze; Flax Seeds Powd; Vitamin B-12; Valerian; Hemp Hearts; Valerian Root; Kelp



Possible Lipitor side effects in 42 year old female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-15

Patient: 42 year old female, weighing 56.2 kg (123.7 pounds)

Reactions: Dyspnoea, Amylase Increased, Neutrophil Count Increased, Myalgia, Pancreatitis, Blood Urea Decreased, Lipase Increased, Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease, Blood Glucose Increased, White Blood Cell Count Increased

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor



Possible Lipitor side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-15

Patient: male, weighing 63.0 kg (138.6 pounds)

Reactions: Drug Dose Omission, Muscle Atrophy, Flatulence, Lipids Increased, Abdominal Discomfort, Off Label Use, Myalgia, Fibromyalgia, Neck Pain, Balance Disorder, Abdominal Distension, Muscle Spasms, Decreased Appetite, Back Pain, Pain in Extremity, Rash, Hypoaesthesia, Exercise Tolerance Decreased, Arthralgia, Gait Disturbance, Asthenia, Neurological Symptom

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Crestor
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Type IIA Hyperlipidaemia

Crestor
    Administration route: Oral

Lipitor
    Indication: Type IIA Hyperlipidaemia

Other drugs received by patient: Aspirin



Possible Lipitor side effects in 65 year old male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-13

Patient: 65 year old male, weighing 117.9 kg (259.4 pounds)

Reactions: Myalgia

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor

Other drugs received by patient: Tamsulosin; Nexium; Lexapro; Triamterene and Hydrochlorothiazide; Amlodipine



Possible Lipitor side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from Australia on 2012-08-13

Patient: male

Reactions: Myalgia, Ageusia, Anosmia

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor



Possible Lipitor side effects in 76 year old male

Reported by a pharmacist from United States on 2012-08-13

Patient: 76 year old male, weighing 86.2 kg (189.6 pounds)

Reactions: Dysgeusia, Myalgia, Dyspepsia, Blood Cholesterol Increased

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Atorvastatin Calcium
    Dosage: 80 mg, daily
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Hypercholesterolaemia
    Start date: 2012-01-01
    End date: 2012-08-01

Lipitor
    Dosage: 20 mg, daily
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Hypercholesterolaemia

Lipitor
    Dosage: 80 mg, daily
    Administration route: Oral
    End date: 2012-01-01

Other drugs received by patient: Aspirin; Synthroid



Possible Lipitor side effects in 63 year old male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-13

Patient: 63 year old male, weighing 93.0 kg (204.5 pounds)

Reactions: Myalgia, Arthralgia, Cerebrovascular Accident, Blood Glucose Increased

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor

Other drugs received by patient: Coreg; Norvasc; Metformin; Glipizide; Hydrocodone; Lisinopril; Potassium



Possible Lipitor side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-08-09

Patient: female

Reactions: Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Muscular Weakness, Osteopenia, Liver Disorder, Myalgia, Polymyositis, Activities of Daily Living Impaired, Vitamin D Decreased, Alopecia, Gait Disturbance

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor
    Dosage: 10 mg, 1x/day
    Start date: 2005-10-01
    End date: 2007-09-01

Lipitor
    Dosage: 10 mg, unk
    Start date: 2010-01-01
    End date: 2010-11-01

Prednisone TAB
    Dosage: 17.5mg, unk
    End date: 2011-07-01

Prednisone TAB
    Dosage: 12.5 mg daily
    Start date: 2011-09-01

Prednisone TAB
    Dosage: 15 mg daily
    Start date: 2011-07-01

Prednisone TAB
    Dosage: 20mg, unk



Possible Lipitor side effects in 89 year old female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-09

Patient: 89 year old female, weighing 56.2 kg (123.7 pounds)

Reactions: Myalgia, Drug Ineffective

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Atorvastatin Calcium
    Dosage: 20 mg, 1x/day
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased
    Start date: 2012-05-01
    End date: 2012-07-01

Lipitor
    Dosage: 20 mg, 1x/day
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased
    End date: 2012-05-01

Other drugs received by patient: Levothyroxine



Possible Lipitor side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-09

Patient: male

Reactions: Myalgia

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor



Possible Lipitor side effects in 80 year old male

Reported by a physician from Venezuela on 2012-08-08

Patient: 80 year old male

Reactions: Death, Myalgia, Rhabdomyolysis

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor



Possible Lipitor side effects in 77 year old female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-06

Patient: 77 year old female, weighing 64.0 kg (140.8 pounds)

Reactions: Myalgia, Parkinson's Disease, Vision Blurred, Eye Allergy, Gait Disturbance

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor



Possible Lipitor side effects in

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-06

Patient:

Reactions: Back Pain, Vomiting, Dyspnoea, Nausea, Drug Hypersensitivity, Abasia, Constipation, Skin Irritation, Myalgia, Fatigue, Insomnia, Asthenia, Blood Glucose Increased

Adverse event resulted in: disablity

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Coreg

Glucophage

Ibuprofen (Advil)

Lipitor

Lotrimin

Luvox

Metformin Hydrochloride

Metoprolol Tartrate

Motrin

Plavix

Proscar

Prozac

Reglan

Restasis

Toprol-XL

Tramadol Hydrochloride

Viagra

Xalatan

Zetia

Zocor

Other drugs received by patient: Allopurinol; Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters; Pilocarpine; Istalol; Clozapine; Bilberry; Oxycodone HCL; Aspirin; Potassium Chloride; Lumigan; Pravastatin Sodium; Furosemide; Vicodin; Losartan Potassium; Digoxin; Folic Acid; Theratears; Diazepam; Lantus



Possible Lipitor side effects in 60 year old female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-06

Patient: 60 year old female, weighing 47.6 kg (104.8 pounds)

Reactions: Myalgia, Hypersensitivity, Arthralgia, Paraesthesia, Abdominal Pain Upper

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Atorvastatin Calcium
    Dosage: unk
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased
    Start date: 2012-02-01
    End date: 2012-04-08

Atorvastatin Calcium
    Dosage: unk
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Abnormal

Lipitor
    Dosage: 20 mg once daily
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased
    Start date: 2011-01-01
    End date: 2011-12-01

Zocor
    Dosage: unk
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased
    Start date: 2011-12-01
    End date: 2011-12-01



Possible Lipitor side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient:

Reactions: Myalgia, Muscular Weakness, Musculoskeletal Stiffness

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Crestor

Lipitor

Lyrica
    Dosage: 75 mg, bid
    Administration route: Oral

Paxil

Pravachol

Tricor

Zocor
    Administration route: Oral

Other drugs received by patient: Minocycline HCL; Cymbalta; Cyanocobalamin; Calcium (Unspecified); Ascorbic Acid; Savella; Metformin HCL; Vitamins (Unspecified); Sotalol Hydrochloride; Glyburide; Lovaza; Januvia; Lantus; Zetia; Losartan Potassium; Ciprofloxacin; Aspirin



Possible Lipitor side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male, weighing 109.0 kg (239.7 pounds)

Reactions: Myalgia, Muscle Twitching

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Lipitor
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol
    Start date: 2006-01-01
    End date: 2011-11-01

Niaspan
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased
    Start date: 2008-12-01
    End date: 2010-11-01

Niaspan
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased
    Start date: 2010-11-01
    End date: 2011-11-01

Other drugs received by patient: Unknown Blood Pressure



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