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A 43-year-old member asked:

I am taking glucophage for my diabetes and at same time also taking lipitor (atorvastatin) for my cholesterol. is this okay?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jay Bradley
Cornea, Cataract, & Refractive (LASIK & PRK) Surgery 19 years experience
Yes: This is a common medication combination due to incidence of dm/hypercholesterolemia.
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Dr. Dan Fisher
Dr. Dan Fisher commented
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Atorvastatin is the generic equivalent of Lipitor.
Jan 15, 2013
Last updated Dec 25, 2013

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