This question is for my husband, he had a quad bypass at 35, is now 53, he is on this new med Atorvastatin along with Simvastatin, isosorb mono, and Metoprolol er... gets very tired and sick about 6 hours after taking his med's, Chills, fever, he wraps in a heating blanket to get warm then he get's too warm, how can i help him..
Why am I tired, have chills and fever 6 hours after I take Atorvastatin?
- 21 Mar 2013 by elainepageday
- 31 July 2013
- fever, high cholesterol, high cholesterol - familial homozygous, prevention of cardiovascular disease, high cholesterol - familial heterozygous, atorvastatin
i dont have an answer for you but i just recently began taking it myself only my doctor has me take it at bedtime so i might be asleep during those side effects. i will try it in the mornings a few times and see if i get them and let you know. i take loads of other meds for other problems and they knock me out at night. oh, and im about the same age as your husband i am 52. wow quad bypass at 35? i will keep you in my prayers. you should try using the option of asking this question and opening up a conversation instead of a direct answer. youll get more responses because our friends see the questions we look at.
- Atorvastatin Information for Consumers
- Atorvastatin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Atorvastatin (detailed)
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