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Lipitor long-term use

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Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

can the long term use of lipitor cause damage to the ulnar nerve(ie neuropathy)? XXXX ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anshul Varshney ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

What are the side affects associated with taking Lipitor for mot Re than 2 years, my blood sugar has skyrocketed, I have stop all intake of sugar related products for more than 6 months, I have lost ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

Is Lipitor used for the same purpose as Crestor? Since it has a generic, it is far more affordable for me than Crestor, but I need to know if it is comparable. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.     Bhanu Partap MD

ARE THE SIDE EFFECTS THE SAME IF I USE LIPITOR OR RED YEAST RICE ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhanu Partap ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

was perfect...has been for years. Take cholesterol medicine Lipitor , and Prozac for anxiety and Propecia ... life insurance for a 15 year term to 81 years and was approved right away. My only concern was my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

My husband was just diagnosed with Interstitial Granulomatous Dermatitis. Doctors suspect rash may be caused by long term use of Lipitor or Zestril (20 to 30 years). They have told him to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Arijit Nag MD

Does antibiotics and Lipitor affect WBC count especially Neutrophils? My last WBC test showed a decrease of 400 mainly in Neotrophils after using Antibiotics and Lipitor for -~ 8 days Also could you... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arijit Nag ( Hematologist)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

I have pancreatitis as a side effect of long term lipitor use. We are dealing with the pancreatitis with medications and a low fat (and b-o-r-i-n-g) diet until things clear up. Still feeling a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

and for this long.Also, I should note, I took Zorcor at 40 MG, Crestor at Max, and I am presently at 80MG on Lipitor ...I am experiencing memory loss, muscle loss, neuropathy, cataracts, among many others... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

my husband was put on lipitor 40 mg back in Feb. and he came into problems of sore muscles ... he went for the results, she said bllod work was ok, but she put him back on lipitor 40 mg.this time ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

Hi,it can prevent stroke in the long run,no side effects with dementia

Dr. Jyothi B L MD

Yes, you can use it everyday.

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

Yes, Natural things like diet control and exercises will give you a more permanent benefit than any medicine