Skip to Content

Can I just stop taking lovastatin or do I have to taper it down?

Question is Closed
Report Favorite

Answers (1)

8 Aug 2009

It is okay to stop lovastatin, but only under the supervision and recommendation of your doctor. There is no need to taper the dose.

Votes: +0
ABC88 28 Dec 2010

can i know if the lipid level already in normal range, by continuing taking lovastatin will decrease again the lipid level or not? If yes, why my doctor still not change anything to my treatment. Is't will harm to me? Than you.

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar Questions

I was taking 40MG of lovastain every night and had a lot of pain in legs and joints and was having?

... trouble with breathing when exercising. When I stoped Lovastatin all those symptons went a way. Could Lovastatin have cause these symptons? ...

1 answer 21 Dec 2009

Can I take salmon Omega while taking Perindoril 4mg, amlopidine 5mg, lovastatin 20mg & asprin 150mg?

for pressure and heart dieses pls advise?

1 answer 15 Mar 2013

Does lovastatin cause anxiety?

I'm having anxiety can it be the lovastatin? And can I just stop taking it without side effects?

1 answer 27 Oct 2013

Is the medication lovastatin safe to use?

I have been taking Crestor for years. My insurance company is now taking the full amount of the Crestor and putting it towards my deductible. Now my ...

1 answer 18 Sep 2014

Can you get side effects from lovastatin after you have been taking for a long time?

pain and stiffness behind my knees, hips, and back. also getting cramps in legs a lot. new pain in the last 9 days been on lovastatin about 2 yrs ...

0 answers 24 Jun 2016