Lipitor

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Other names: Atorvastatin
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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Lipitor for High Cholesterol
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Does Lipitor cause A Fib ?

#69 in Lipitor discussions - 138 posts discuss A Fib with Lipitor. A Fib is #69 concern in Lipitor discussions.
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I am on both Sotalol and Lipitor, both have side effects of...
" ...on both Sotalol and Lipitor, both have side effects of muscle and joint pain. Approx. 3 months ago increased my sotalol from 160 to 240 daily due to Afib episodes. Within a ...quit the lipitor i... "

I am on both Sotalol and Lipitor, both have side effects of...
" ...on both Sotalol and Lipitor, both have side effects of muscle and joint pain. Approx. 3 months ago increased my sotalol from 160 to 240 daily due to Afib episodes. Within a ...quit the lipitor i... "

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nope. My cardiologist put me on Lipitor to stem the tide...
" ...for an AN has anything to do with Chronic AFIB. But, then, I'm not ...of being two years post Gamma Knife and I have atherosclerosis of the Left ...nope. My cardiologist put me on Lipitor to ... "

liver enzymes elevated ALT 161 AST 65. Lipitor works...
" ...knows that I have A Fib, mitral valve prolape ...meds. This cardio gave me Lipitor , my ...work.....my GP gave me blood tests... liver enzymes elevated ALT 161 AST 65. Lipitor works on the mu... "

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and am about to switch to Lipitor. I read in the PDR that...
" ...there anyone here with any type of arrhythmia like PVC's, PAC's or A-Fib that also takes Lipitor? I have been on ...about to switch to Lipitor. I read in the PDR that Lipitor can cause Palpitati... "

my sister's a-fib I told her to stop taking Lipitor but she...
" ...web-sites and after they stopped Lipitor their a-fib went away. Before my sister's a-fib I told her to stop taking Lipitor but she never ...must have been prescribed Lipitor unnecessarily becaus... "

Afib. Also take Lipitor 10mg for cholesterol, and...
" ...one tried COQ10 ...currently take acebutolol for my PVC/PACs and occasional Afib. Also take Lipitor 10mg for cholesterol, and 2 baby aspirin a night. I have been bothered my PVCs/PACs for about... "

warfarin (I have afib). Metoprolol is not having...
" ...for 9 weeks sometimes being given a doseage of 150mg twice per day - it has now been reduced to 100mg twice per day. I take also verapamil 120mg. lipitor, zestoretic, warfarin (I have... "

meds she takes and Lipitor doesn't? I really wish...
" ...blood pressure meds she takes and Lipitor doesn't? I really wish she ...because she still has atrial fib, and when she asked ...going to a gastroenterologist for atrial fib , high blood p... "

only weakened after taking Lipitor. He has high cholesterol...
" ...only weakened after taking Lipitor. He has high cholesterol and a fib and will not consider ...helping me control my pain and also helps with the constipation troubles I have from taking iron an... "

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