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Atorvastatin

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Other names: Lipitor
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Atorvastatin (International Nonproprietary Name) , sold by Pfizer under the trade name Lipitor, is a member of the drug class kn...
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Atorvastatin for High Cholesterol
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Does Atorvastatin cause Withdrawal ?

#58 in Atorvastatin discussions - 19 posts discuss Withdrawal with Atorvastatin. Withdrawal is #58 concern in Atorvastatin discussions.
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" Insomnia: I had been on Atorvastatin for a few years to control my cholesterol, and gradually my insomnia ...that period. I am having a few withdrawal symptoms such as slight nausea and... "

" ...neck sometimes. I still think it's a late withdrawal symptom from the Atorvastatin/Lipitor, but my doctor told me ...to as often, because I'm guessing there are other health anxieties that seem... "

" ...I'm off 80mg lipitor (atorvastatin) for 2 months now. ...pain during that time, plus the withdrawal from statin use was less ...suggest that those of you having withdrawal problems, start tak... "

" ...hypertensive) Atorvastatin (a ...fatigue depression and confusion. I will consult my cardiologist to get rid of these to find out whether this is the main reason behind my endless withdrawl... "

" ...to a generic form of Atorvastatin from Lipitor). After a few months, ...raised and I was put back on Lipitor, but a higher dose. ...generic statins, but by the withdrawal of the Lipitor. Wha... "

" ...I'm 62, and had a heart attack 14 January. A ...before with statins, so i'm on 40mg Atorvastatin, and my GP has increased ..., so I'm probably suffering withdrawal symptoms from that. I won... "

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" ...only be used *if* I have bad problems with withdrawal. If I don't then I ...cholesterol. From the first month I started the atorvastatin I've have good levels that I now... "

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" ...Vascular Function After Initiation and Withdrawal of Atorvastatin in Healthy, Normocholesterolemic Men Here ...of the authors, after giving atorvastatin to 8 healthy, male subjects... "

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" ...\"Cardiovascular Effects of Statin Withdrawal.\" It says, \"Rapid withdrawal of atorvastatin increases aortic ROS ...is upregulated. After statin withdrawal, the increased Rac1pool... "

" ...Prabhu! Lipicure TG contains Atorvastatin and Fenofibrate, it's used ...those severe types of withdrawal symptoms that can include nausea, ...is that a sudden withdrawal may actually ca... "

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