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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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My internist insisted I switch to this specific statin from

My internist insisted I switch to this specific statin from Lipitor in hopes of lowering my quite past acceptable ldl: Have had achy joints since starting 6 months ago. All numbers have been exemplary before and after stent 12 years ago in RCA . Your thoughts
Wed, 16 May 2018
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