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How bad are the side effects of lipitor, (atorvastatin) and is it worth taking?

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Dr. Vishnu Gaiha
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Side effects Lipitor (atorvastatin)

Have coronary artery disease or diabetes or peripheral artery disease , then you should definitely take a statin not only to keep your LDL < 70 but also help stabilize plaque.

In brief: Side effects Lipitor (atorvastatin)

Have coronary artery disease or diabetes or peripheral artery disease , then you should definitely take a statin not only to keep your LDL < 70 but also help stabilize plaque.
Dr. Vishnu Gaiha
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Dr. Howard Rubin
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Lipitor (atorvastatin)

Benefit of lowering cholesterol greater than risks of side effects.

In brief: Lipitor (atorvastatin)

Benefit of lowering cholesterol greater than risks of side effects.
Dr. Howard Rubin
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