I had never had low platelets and started taking Lipitor 1 month ago know
my platelets are 104.
19 Apr 2012
Yes, Lipitor can cause low platelets.
Hematologic side effects including hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia, and leukopenia have occurred with HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors. These effects may be manifestations of a hypersensitivity reaction.
- Lipitor Information for Consumers
- Lipitor Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Lipitor (detailed)
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