... 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 today. What else should i do? Where can I get more information? Thank you
Lipitor is used to treat high cholesterol, and to lower the risk of stroke, heart attack, or other heart complications in people with type 2 diabetes, coronary heart disease, or other risk factors.
If you are wanting to stop Lipitor talk with your doctor. He / she might be able to suggest an alternative. In the mean time you will need to pay very close attention to your diet and exercise program.
This link may provide you with some helpful information.
Just started lipitor 4 weeks ago. My cholesterol did drop from 300 to 133. I was put on it after I broke my leg then slung a blood clot n had heart attack. No risk factors except the cholesterol. Started having trouble talking then absolutely lost my memory for 2 days. Hi liver enzymes n Dr told me immediately to stop lipitor. Told me to take fish oil n vitamin c
- Lipitor Information for Consumers
- Lipitor Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Lipitor (detailed)
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