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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Anticholesterol med: Atorvastatin is "lipitor" one of the more potent anticholesterol medications in the "statin" class.. Relative of simva-, prava-, lova-, and rosuva- s ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Berger
32 years experience Cardiology
Depends on maker: Different manufacturers may use different colors. While often white, some formulations may be yellow, beige or even blue. The Amlodipine-Atorvastat ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Yes: It can be crushed.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Lipitor (atorvastatin): Lipitor (atorvastatin) is used to lower cholesterol
A 69-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Mathew
57 years experience Cardiology
No: U are not supposed to break or crush lipitor!
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Atorvastatin: Starts working promptly but to effect a significant decrement in lipids we usually wait a month to six weeks to recheck the lipids for equilibrium lev ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Lipitor (atorvastatin): Contraindications; "Active liver disease, which may include unexplained persistent elevations in hepatic transaminase levels. Hypersensitivity to any ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randee Lipman
37 years experience Cardiology
Cholesterol meds : The dosage of your cholesterol medication is based on your cholesterol levels. If you cut back on the dose the cholesterol will go up. Talk to your do ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
20 years experience Cardiology
Lowers cholesterol: Atorvastatin has the brand name lipitor (atorvastatin). . Its function is to lower the body's production of cholesterol and to stabilize current chole ... Read More
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A 60-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Olson
33 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Yes, Lipitor (atorvastatin) is a very powerful statin.
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