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Can Lipitor cause Type II Diabetes?

Popular Statin Drug Lipitor causes Type II Diabetes in Women ◦digg ◦ ◦ 5775EmailShare Some women taking Lipitor (atorvastatin) for high cholesterol problems developed type II diabetes, an unexp ...

Posted 26 Jul 2013 1 answer

Is there a "best time of day" to take Atorvastatin?

... I've read that - to some - it doesn't matter and to others, it's best to take it at bedtime... I'm about to start this medication and I'm trying to figure out this thing ...

Posted 20 Nov 2014 1 answer

Does grapefruit interfere with atenolol, aspirin, amlodipine, atorvastatin or allopurinol?

25mg Atenolol 75 mg Asprin 5 mg Amlodipine 20 mg Atorvastatin 450 mg Allopurinoll

Posted 27 Nov 2012 2 answers

If I have aches and pains from taking several different statins will all statins affect me?

I have now taken 4 different statins, simvastatin, pravastatin, lovastatin and atorvastatin. They all caused me muscle and joint soreness, my hands ache so bad and I seem to have lost some strength ...

Posted 2 Jul 2013 5 answers

Atorvastatin - Brand Name vs. Generic?

I took Lipitor for years and years ... worked great ... not side effects. Began using my local VA hospital. Dr. prescribed Lipitor in a large white pill ... which also included a lot of supposed ...

Posted 31 Aug 2015 1 answer

I have been taking Atorvastatin for about 9 years, 10 mg initially and 20 mg the last 3 years.?

... During the last 4 months I have been having low back pain and hamstring cramping. Trying to rule out causes and I am wondering if this could be related to the Atorvastatin after so many years

Posted 11 Aug 2015 0 answers

Ringing in the ears. Age 70, never had this before taking THIS statin?

Never had this before I started taking atorvastatin 20 mg. Can this be a side effect?

Posted 28 Jul 2015 1 answer

I am currently taking Lansoprozole, Bisoprolol and Atorvastatin?

I am now suffering from depression and anxiety, is there some medication that I can take that will not counteract my current medication, but that will help me? Should I take something herbal? I have ...

Posted 23 Jun 2015 1 answer

Do I need to eat food when taking Atorvastatin?

I have had constipation and loose stool and a general overall digestive distress. I normally have digestive problems, this is the only pill I take at night except Tagement non-prescription to ease ...

Posted 12 Jun 2015 1 answer

Photosensitivity - Which of these has the highest risk to cause a photosensitive reaction:?

... Allupurinol/Enalapril/atorvastatin? Taking all these and suffering from a bad rash on both upper cheeks with burning, redness and swelling. 53 yrs old male with history of MI. suffering for over ...

Posted 18 Jun 2015 0 answers

Could a combo of meds make me overtired dizzy and confused sometimes?

I take Losartin, Verapamil, ASA Low Dose, Centrum Silver Metformin in the AM I take Allopurinol and Atorvastatin in the PM Have been taking most of these for a LONG time - over 3 years...

Posted 8 Jun 2015 0 answers

Do the side effects and/or risks increase with dosage?

Currently using Crestor at 20mg and is working, new insurance provider is insisting on trying atorvastatin up to 80mg, willing to try the new drug but concerned if it requires a higher dose to work

Posted 29 May 2015 1 answer

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