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How long does muscle pain as a side effect last after discontinuing lipitor (statins)? I have 2 mnth

Had the same problem with the other statins, muscle aches stopped after about a week after discontinuing. Lipitor worked for me for over a year before problem started. I developed the side effect in ...

Posted 6 Oct 2011 2 answers

What antibiotic can I take with amiodarone. I also take lipitor?

I think I have a urinary infection

Posted 22 Nov 2013 2 answers

Does Lipitor 40 mg affect the ability to go to sleep?

I am having a lot of trouble going to sleep at night even after taking two and one-half sleeping pills (Trazadone 50mg.) These sleeping pills are taken approximately two plus hours before trying to ...

Posted 15 Oct 2013 2 answers

When does the muscle pain start from Lipitor?

I have been on Lipitor (10MG) for a little over two months. I am 71 and relatively healthy. My LDL which had always been borderline (100) had gone up to 160 so my doctor talked me into Lipitor. I ...

Posted 24 Sep 2013 2 answers

Lipitor 40 MG or ATORVASTATIN 80 MG?

I take Lipitor 40 mg and even with my insurance it cost to much to afford. My insurance recommends ATORVASTATIN 80 MG which would cost me very little. My doctor helps out with samples but ...

Posted 1 Aug 2013 1 answer

Resuvastatin vs atorvastatin?

can anyone explain to me what the differences are if any between these two medications? i know one is lipitor and the other is crestor but is one better than the other? i take 80mg once at night.oh i ...

Posted 22 Aug 2013 3 answers

How many mg's of Pravastatin = 20mg of Lipitor?

I was taking Lipitor 20 mg a day but needed a less costly pill. The Dr. gave me Pravastatin at 80 mg. They said that was the same as 20 mg's of the Lipitor. Sounds like a lot to me.

Posted 15 Sep 2013 1 answer

Lipitor - Stopped taking atorvastatin 20mg a little over a month ago and I can't move my neck?

I can't move my neck and head properly, have muscle weakness, can't swallow properly and have trouble speaking. When are these effects supposed to go away?

Posted 6 Sep 2013 1 answer

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