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Atorvastatin vs simvastatin: which one is safer?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: statins

Simvastatin generally has fewer side effects than Atorvastatin but people react as individuals.

In brief: statins

Simvastatin generally has fewer side effects than Atorvastatin but people react as individuals.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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Dr. Joel Gallant
Simvastatin has more drug interactions than atorvastatin. They're both very well tolerated.
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