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Which drug is better - Simvastatin or Lipitor? Which does less damage to the body?

I was prescribed Lipitor by my physician. But I heard that Simvastatin (Zocor) has less of a negative effect on the body than Lipitor. Is it true?

Posted 13 Aug 2009 7 answers

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

Side effects if you stop taking lipitor and you have been on it for 3years?

what will happen if you stop taking lipitor cold turkey

Posted 30 Dec 2011 3 answers

Are leg cramps the same as "muscle pain" described in Lipitor symptoms?

I get a lot of cramps, mostly legs but also in rib cage, hands, etc. Seems like they started a couple years ago, I'm now 60 yrs old. Sometimes I relate these to physical exertions during the ...

Posted 25 Oct 2012 4 answers

Interaction with lipitor and alcohol?

My son is an alcoholic he took lipitor and his triglycerides went from 2900 to 8000 he needed dialysis if he continues to drink can he even take cholesterol meds?

Posted 8 Jan 2016 1 answer

Can lipitor affect your skin?

Does it cause problem with your skin? I have an autoimmune skin disease. I had been in remission for a couple years, I recently been on this med since October and have been in n out of hospital. With ...

Posted 9 days ago 0 answers

What are side effects oif xarelto?

Posted 27 Dec 2015 1 answer

I have been using Lipitor 10 mg qd for approx 5 months now, have been having hip/pelvic pain?

Pain began at first with walking and movement but recently became constant and moved into the pelvic area. Never thought it was related to the Lipitor, but after 3 days no medication, I walked today ...

Posted 18 Dec 2015 0 answers

Lipitor side effect of constipation. Help!?

Posted 19 Nov 2015 2 answers

I am thinking of switching from Lipitor to Crestor. Is there a wait time before I can switch?

I currently take 10 milligrams of Lipitor. Would I then be taking 10 milligrams of Crestor?

Posted 18 Oct 2015 0 answers

Question About Lipitor and Herbal Supplements?

My doctor has me on 20 MG of Lipitor. I would like to take the following herbal supplements but considering the danger of grapefruit when taking Lipitor, I want to make sure that the list below does ...

Posted 25 Sep 2015 0 answers

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