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Should I Be Taking Co Q10 Supplements With My Lipitor
May help: Statins such as Lipitor (atorvastatin) deplete your body's coenzyme q10, and taking coenzyme q10 supplements may help reduce side effects associated with taking statins such as muscle pain. It's not strongly evidence-based and not universally recommended, but theoretically makes sense. Coq10 also has other potential cardiovascular benefits. Talk to your doctor who is prescribing you lipitor (atorvastatin). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A dietary supplement, also known as food supplement or nutritional supplement, is a preparation intended to supplement the diet and provide nutrients, such as vitamins, minerals, fiber, fatty acids, or amino acids, that may be missing or may not be consumed in sufficient quantities in a person's diet. Some countries define dietary supplements as foods, while ...Read more
My HDL is 38. Is there any supplement available to increase the HDL numbers? Currently on thiazide 25mg and Lipitor (atorvastatin) 20 mg.
Hdl: Exercise, weight loss, smoking cessation, and substitution of monounsaturated for saturated fatty acids all can raise hdl-cholesterol. Medication to raise HDL alone is generally not recommended but in high risk gp, nicotinic acid ( vitamin b 3 as a supplement if you like to use ) can be given or Gemfibrozil ( especially people with high triglycerides too). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I take Levothyroxine and want to know if I can take CoQ10? I am also on Lipitor (atorvastatin) generic statin and metformin.
If you want it: take it , Co-Enyme Q10 supposed to be an energy booster , no scientific proof of its deficiency ,you may get its benefits but more than you the one who promotes and sells get more than you, you have serious metabolic problems , hypothyroidism , elevated lipids , and diabetes you must take care of these problems follow your doctor's advise , more important for you than Co- Q10 Good Luck ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Planning to take fish oil supplements along with thiazide and Lipitor (atorvastatin) medication. Also taking multi vitamin gummies. Is this okay?
Im 57 5'6 128 lbs on Lipitor (atorvastatin) Zetia (mom died at 48 heart) multi vit b c d coq10 flaxseed oil milk thistle i run and swim any conflict with what i take?
Sorry doctor,I take 10mg Lipitor, (atorvastatin)100mg aspirin , 5mg ace inhibitor, 10mg lexapro, 150mg coq10, 4000mg fish oil, + multivitamin.
Hi doctor, is it ok to take voltaren with aspirin , lipitor, (atorvastatin) ace inhibitor, lexapro, coq10,fish oil,multivitamin, and if yes best way to take.
Is it safe to take the weight loss supplememt healthetrim while on Lipitor (atorvastatin) and lisinopril?
Probably: Except for the green tea extract, none of the ingredients should have any effect on your blood pressure. The green tea dose contain some caffeine-the company won't say how much they use- which can raise your bp. The best weight loss is still eat a little less, and exercise a little more. By cutting your intake by only 500 calories per day, you can lose 1 lb per week. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Atorvastatin has the brand name lipitor (atorvastatin). . Its function is to lower the body's production of cholesterol and to stabilize current cholesterol plaques. The general name for this class of medication is "statins". Other statins include Crestor (rosuvastatin) ...Read more
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