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Narrowing of arteries in brain stem and brain. Prescribed Lipitor. Blood test normal. Worried

Today my doctor told me that I have a narrowing of the arteries in my brain stem and brain. He prescribed Lipitor. My other blood tests reveal perfect results so far. He found out about the arterial ...
 

68 years old, suffering from heart blockage. On lipitor, aspirin. Stents put in arteries, does not exercise. Cause of concern?

My husband who is 68 had 3 stents put in one month ago. 100 percent blockage in one artery and 95 and 90 in the other artery. Now on STD meds plavix, aspirin , lipitor and others. watching diet ...
 

Elevated LDL, HDL, plaque build up in carotid artery, advised lipitor. Do I need medicines?

of the carotoid artery and it showed slight plaque build up. I do not eat red meat or pork (I eat a heavy fish ... numbers keep climbing. My doctor is suggesting Lipitor . Do I really need medication? ...
 

Am taking Lipitor and found that it causes heart attack. What should I do?

arteries and hear attack. The person that told me this just had open heart surgery. I am on lipitor right ...Hi, I was told not to take lipitor because it has atorvastatin in it and I should take chlorostorel ...
 

Is it advisable to take losartan, lisinopril and metoprolol after having stents placed in arteries?

4 months ago my cardiologist put two stents in one of my arteries. But now my blood pressure is high at night I take losartan 50mg once a day, Plavix 75mg once a day Lipitor lisinopril 2 ...
 

Taking Lipitor and Plavix. Have chest pain before heart attack. Reason for taking medicine despite low cholesterol?

was 136. I had stent put in my right coronary artery in January. I had no breathing problems but chest pain right before I had a slight heart attack. they have me on 80mgs of Lipitor. I am also on Plavix ...
 

Do you think Crestor dose should be increased with plaque levels totaled 360 with 345 in one artery ?

My plaque levels totaled 360 with 345 in one artery. My creatine kinase level went to 290 when I was on lipitor. I switched to 5 mg of crestor every other day and my creatine kinase is now 263. Do you think my ...
 

Extreme pain radiating from breastbone into throat and shoulders. Blockage in small artery. Any advice ?

throat and shoulders. I do have a blockage in one small artery in my heart, and another artery .... However, this pain gets pretty intense at times. I take a generic Lipitor , 80mg baby aspirin ...
 

Had cardiolite tests. Had occlusion of right cardial artery. Can radiation be killing?

I have had 5 cardiolite tests over the last 15 years. In fact, I had a total occlusion of the right cardial artery 7 years ago. The only intervention was lipitor . Should I stop these quacks from ...
 

Can Aspirin be taken by a 68-year-old male being treated for coronary artery disease ?

I m a 68-year-old male being treated for coronary artery disease . I m taking Lipitor (20mg), metoprolol (200mg) and Imdur (30mg). My cardiologist also told me to take 2 low-dose aspirin a day. Should I ...
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Had a heart attack and three stents were placed in right artery. Waking up with nausea and anxiety. Why does aspirin make me nervous?

Why Does 81 Mg Aspirin Make Me Very Nervous !! I Had A Heart Attck XXXXXXX 7th 2013 , had 3 stents placed in my right artery . Im Takeing Metotropolo 3 times a day , 80 mg Lipitor at night . I Wake Up ...
 

What steps to take to lessen plaque in arteries and lower chances of embolism and heart attack?

I am a 73 year old man and I am taking 80 mgs of lipitor , 5 mgs of bisoprolol , and 5 mgs .... Two behind my knees and 2-3 in the Illiac arteries in the pelvic region. I am trying to determine what ...
 

Is Lipitor effective in lowering cholesterol levels?

Ranbaxy Lipitor, Is it good for all for losing cholesterol , any side effects. O should be taken under supervision ...
 

Is Lipitor intake safe for reducing cholesterol?

Is Ranbaxy s Lipitor safe to use to reduce cholesterol without side effects. ...
 

Had a lower extremity arterial duplex exam. Experienced cramping, numbness. According results plan a surgery?

leg- angio seal complications 4/2010 Repair and clean scar tissue from infection of arterial surgery 7 ...Plan for surgery? I had a lower extremity arterial duplex exam. My symtoms are cramping, numbness ...
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