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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

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 diabetes?

I have diabetes and take lipitor. I developed the diabetes after taking the lipitor for sometime.

Posted 3 Apr 2013 5 answers

Lipitor - I was given a prescription by my doctor yesterday for Atorvastatin and reading things on?

... here, I am just too scared to take it. 40mg tablets I have been prescribed. Should I just try half a tablet?

Posted 7 days ago 2 answers

Lipitor dossage?

Can I take alternatively lipitor 10mg one day 5mg the next? I am trying to cut downn to 7.5mg a day but it is very hard to break such a small pill. Please advise. Thank you

Posted 2 days ago 1 answer

Where are recent sales data for Lipitor?

According to the chart description, I should be able to see Lipitor US retail sales until Q4/ 2013 when accessing http://www.drugs.com/stats/lipitor. However the chart only displays sales until Q3/ ...

Posted 6 days ago 1 answer

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

Effects of stopping atorvastatin for 90 yr. old female?

My mother, 90, has been taking lipitor for several years (20 mg). She has dementia and I'd like to take her off lipitor to see if her memory might improve. Would this pose any danger to her. Is ...

Posted 14 Mar 2014 1 answer

Lipitor - An Important Message if You Take Statin Drugs If you take statin drugs to lower?

... cholesterol, making sure you take ubiquinol is even more important. These drugs work by reducing an enzyme in your liver, which not only reduces the production of cholesterol, but it also reduces ...

Posted 9 Feb 2014 2 answers

Should I start off taking a 80mg statin?

the statin is Atorvastatin 80 mg

Posted 21 Feb 2014 1 answer

Vitamin interaction with lipitor?

Alpha lipolic acid, coq10, d 3, bladder control tab

Posted 16 Feb 2014 1 answer

Glucosamine HCI 1500mg with MSM 1500mg?

my husband takes a bayer aspirin 325mg every day plus Lipitor, diovan, metoprolol tartate; I looked to see if any of these would have any adverse effect if taken with the glucosamine w/msm and really ...

Posted 26 Jan 2014 0 answers

Can I crush lipitor?

Posted 19 Jan 2014 1 answer

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