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My cardiologist increased my Lipitor to 40 mg Daily. I sill have quite a few tablets of Lipitor 20 mg. Can I take TWO 20 mg tablets of Lipitor till I finish them?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
3 doctors agree

In brief: Sounds fine

Two of the Lipitor 20 mg tablets equals one of the 40 mg.
The same goes for Lipitor brand name or its generic tablet.

In brief: Sounds fine

Two of the Lipitor 20 mg tablets equals one of the 40 mg.
The same goes for Lipitor brand name or its generic tablet.
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Dr. Dennis Saver
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Great idea! It is exactly the same (20+20 = 40) and avoids waste of pills you have.

In brief: Yes

Great idea! It is exactly the same (20+20 = 40) and avoids waste of pills you have.
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