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The doctor prescribed me to take Lipitor 40mg daily, because my cholesterol is High. My HDL is high?
... but LDL is normal. Is it right to take Lipitor? As what I had read, its stated in your column that Lipitor will increase your HDL and will lower your LDL. What should I do? Which should I follow, ...
Posted 27 Jun 2012 • 1 answer
I'm traveling for 10 days and forgot my lipitor. Is it a problem if I just wait until I get home?
Posted 14 Aug 2011 • 1 answer
I was told by someone who is on Lipitor that they cannot eat grapefruit while taking it. Lipitor is a statin (I believe) Is Gemfibrozil?
Posted 6 May 2010 • 1 answer
I changed Drs. and my new one doesn't care for Lipitor (not sure why). He said he preferred tp prescribe Zocor and, since my lab work was pending and I was out of meds, he reached into a desk ...
Posted 20 Feb 2011 • 1 answer
Lipitor - I'm angry! Been taking this stupid drug 40mg for 2 years. Been exhausted, back tingles on?
... occasion, have hard time forming a sentence, neck hurts constantly, get headaches for days. Now I think it is lipitor. What do I do now? Believe me I will not take another dose. Started vitamin c ...
Posted 3 Apr 2012 • 2 answers
... for 2 days had to go to ER. Hi liver enzymes. Dr says no more lipitor. Anyone else with these side effects?
Posted 29 May 2012 • 1 answer
Will the pineapple juice interfere with the effectiveness of lipitor?
Posted 4 Sep 2011 • 1 answer
Posted 9 Sep 2011 • 1 answer
I love grapefruit... I also take Lipitor and have for year. I have given up grapefruit and wonder if there is any new info that will allow me to have some once in a while
Posted 6 Mar 2012 • 1 answer
I have been experiencing shortness of breath for the last two weeks?
Posted 13 Feb 2012 • 1 answer
... from 40mg to 20mg on my own hoping to decrease this condition
Posted 7 Nov 2011 • 1 answer
... drugs)? The hypothesis is that surfactant (which keeps the alveoli in your lungs inflated) needs cholesterol, so if it is inhibited the alveoli collapse and you get fibrosis
Posted 6 Mar 2012 • 1 answer
I have Diabetes and take this to replace Lipitor
Posted 2 Feb 2012 • 2 answers
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