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Can my mom eat grapefruit when she is on lipitor?

Posted 22 Jan 2015 by GBEL 2 answers

I am thinking of switching from Lipitor to Crestor. Is there a wait time before I can switch?

Posted 18 Oct 2015 by rivers edge 0 answers

I currently take 10 milligrams of Lipitor. Would I then be taking 10 milligrams of Crestor?

Atorvastatin - Brand Name vs. Generic?

Posted 31 Aug 2015 by utahgene 1 answer

I took Lipitor for years and years ... worked great ... not side effects. Began using my local VA hospital. Dr. prescribed Lipitor in a large white pill ... which also included a lot of supposed "inert ingredients". Began having shoulder and mild chest pains at night. Scared the hell out ...

Would a lower dosage of lipitor work as well, if combined with taking grapefruit?

Posted 28 Jan 2015 by novelo9 2 answers

wrt interaction between Lipitor and grapefruit, your website states "Grapefruit can interact with lipitor (a cholesterol-lowering statin) causing an increase in the level of the medication in your blood." Can one draw the inference then, that a lower dosage of Lipitor taken, along with ...

Question About Lipitor and Herbal Supplements?

Posted 25 Sep 2015 by Phoenix75 0 answers

My doctor has me on 20 MG of Lipitor. I would like to take the following herbal supplements but considering the danger of grapefruit when taking Lipitor, I want to make sure that the list below does not contain properties similar to grapefruit: Acetyl L-Carnitine HCI L-Carnitine Fumarate Alpha ...

Can lipitor cause diabetes?

Posted 3 Apr 2013 by Georgia Stewart 5 answers

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

What is the equivalent in USA of Fulcrosupra medicine for lowering cholesterol?

Posted 31 Jul 2015 by BRUNA SPADARO 1 answer

My friend in Italy is taking this medicine made by ABBOTT, and she had very good result in lowering her cholesterol. I would like to know the name here in USA, please.

Anyone experience memory loss using Zetia?

Posted 14 Aug 2015 by gerrigirl6 0 answers

my husband has been using Lipitor 40mg which I feel affected his memory. Now with Zeria, his memory seems to have worsened. The only change has been the new medicine. Has anyone else reported similar isses. My husband had an aortic valve replaced 4 years ago and was on the heart bypass machine. I ...

I take Amlodipine 5mg for high blood pressure. Dr started me on Zetia to try to lower my high?

Posted 16 Feb 2015 by Mary67 1 answer

... cholesterol because I had problems with taking Lipitor . After 3 days of taking both meds, I started getting increased heart beats, feeling breathless and Having a heaviness in my upper chest. It would feel like heartburn without the burn. Sometimes I would get some regurgitated food in my ...

Can I take Lipitor and Effexor at the same time?

Posted 11 Apr 2015 by Fullerton 1 answer

I take several other supplements in the morning as well.

Dr. raised lisinopril dose to 20 mg 1x day now blood pressure is 178/70 is that high?

Posted 19 Feb 2012 by kreen 3 answers

prior blood pressure was 127/70 also taking metoprolol,lipitor just curious why pressure seems high

Lipitor - MY QUESTION IS: Should I continue it & take dose #4 this PM?

Posted 24 Apr 2015 by rebeccaboo1985 1 answer

Was started on Lipitor 10mg Monday PM, after finding out my chol. was high @ my Dr's... Tuesday AM, I woke up for work early with no prob! Tuesday PM, i took dose #2... Wednesday AM, I could barely get up, was late to work & I felt tired & weird the entire day! (Never dawned on me it ...

What drugs can cause UTI?

Posted 2 Sep 2014 by Otto08 1 answer

Have started several new meds,vit d & b12, lexapro,Lipitor,xarelto & cozaar. Can any of these cause or have side effect of UTI ?

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