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When is the best time of day to take Livalo?

Medically reviewed by Melisa Puckey, BPharm. Last updated on Sep 26, 2022.

Do I take Livalo with or without food?

Official answer


When is the best time of day to take Livalo (pitavastatin)?

There is no best time of the day to take Livalo, it can be taken any time of the day (usually morning or night). The time of day that you take Livalo will have no affect on how well it works or the amount of side effects you may have.

Livalo is taken once daily, with or without food. For medicines to work well it is important to take them consistently and regularly.

Livalo (pitavastatin) is used to reduce the levels of harmful cholesterol and increase the levels of good cholesterol. Livalo belongs to a group of drugs called statins.

Livalo should be used in conjunction with a healthy diet aimed and reducing cholesterol levels.


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