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  1. My 24 Hour Blood Pressure Averages for 2003 compared with 2008
    ... pressure medication I don't take is an ARB. I take Lipitor , aspirin, Ramipril, hctz, Spironolactone, Norvasc...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Metformin Nexium Norvasc Potassium Reglan Spironolactone

  2. Eye tests and blood pressure
    ... my cholesterol as within healthy limits (I do take Lipitor ) it still shows up in my eyes. What a bummer! Overall...

  3. Toprol Xl (brand) And Motoprolol Xl (generic) Are Not Equivalent
    ... prices and making the brand drug more affordable. When LIPITOR becomes generic in a couple of years, About 20 or ... acquire market share of this blockbuster drug. If LIPITOR side effects are horrible now, wait till the generic...
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  4. My Experience with Tekturna HCT
    ... could find that applied to me was that I was taking Lipitor , and that can cause too much Tekturna to be in the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Coreg Diovan tekturna

  5. Odd BP's I take Olmatec
    ... is often taken with cholesterol medication (such as Lipitor ), because this drug tends to stop (or severely limit ... the main reason I take mine -200mg daily with the Lipitor . I strongly believe in its beneficial properties,...

  6. Leg Swelling and tingling when taking Amlodipine
    ... for diease prevention. PERINDOPRIL, ALTACE and even LIPITOR have this ability....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Altace Toprol

  7. how long does it take for beta blocker to take effect?
    ... beta blocker, ACE inhibitor, Spironolactone, Hctz, Lipitor , Aspirin, Nexium, Atrovent, Tylenol 3 and my supplements...
    ... beta blocker, ACE inhibitor, Spironolactone, Hctz, Lipitor , Aspirin, Nexium, Atrovent, Tylenol 3 and my supplements...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Atrovent Coreg Nexium Spironolactone Tylenol Verapamil

  8. BYSTOLIC (Nebivolol) - New Hypertensive(Beta Blocker)Medication
    ... I would adjust to the meds.. Once he added 10mg of LIPITOR to the mix, I had neck and shoulder aches and a frequent...
    ... I would adjust to the meds.. Once he added 10mg of LIPITOR to the mix, I had neck and shoulder aches and a frequent...
    ... now) with prescription medications. As helpful as Lipitor is supposed to be, I can't get over the feeling that ... will have to check for interactions myself. I think Lipitor is causing the muscle aches you and many others experienced...
    ... now) with prescription medications. As helpful as Lipitor is supposed to be, I can't get over the feeling that ... will have to check for interactions myself. I think Lipitor is causing the muscle aches you and many others experienced ... is a rather common side-effect and told me to stop LIPITOR . He later switched me to 10mg of PRAVACHOL which worked ... really don't have a clue...... P.S. Remember the LIPITOR Interraction with Grapefruit Juice about 8 years ago ... ? The LIPITOR blood levels increased enough to cause severe muscle...
    ... seems to me that everytime I mention the wonder drug ( Lipitor ) as a possible cause of my aches the doctor gets...
    ... and ZOCOR for almost every CARDIO-RELATED problem. LIPITOR has not been proven (By far). LIPITOR (Pfizer) marketing ... has been phenomenol.. Doctors push LIPITOR like crazy. CRESTOR is most similar to PRAVACHOL ...
    ... S. I read many horror stories from former users of Lipitor . It's a Catch 22, taking chances either way. :( ...
    ... S. I read many horror stories from former users of Lipitor . It's a Catch 22, taking chances either way. :( ... PRAVACHOL are now being sold as generic drugs. Only LIPITOR and CRESTOR are not generic....
    ... seems to me that everytime I mention the wonder drug ( Lipitor ) as a possible cause of my aches the doctor gets...
    ... muscle? I have been taking 200mg of CoQ10 with every Lipitor capsule. I refuse to take the statin without the CoQ10 ... long after that my nephrologist insisted I go back on Lipitor . I am well aware of what its toxicity can do to people...
    ... causing the muscle soreness to begin with) When I took LIPITOR (10 mg) approx 6 years ago, my neck and shoulder soreness ... almost intolerable. My doctor told me to stop the LIPITOR and suggested either PRAVACHOL or LESCOL. P.S...
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  9. My dad has high BP.. help!
    ... tenoretic), 2mg doxazosin (generic for cardura), & 10mg lipitor . He fainted twice. Upon returning to the doc,...
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  10. Antihypertensives and cholesterol levels
    ... relieved I won't have to be taking a higher dose of Lipitor (at least for now) and risk more side effects. I...

  11. Frequency of Dr.'s visits
    ... blood pressure medicine (Inderal) in February and Lipitor in May. My blood pressure has been decent 130/80...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Inderal

  12. Question About Test
    ... combination of two of the drugs I take, aspirin and Lipitor , should protect me from blood clots and prevent further...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Coumadin Plavix heparin

  13. Norvasc and neuropathy
    ... on the same boat, so to speak. My experience with Lipitor (Atorvastatin): it reduced my cholesterol levels like ... of the amount of this enzyme I lose. As you know, Lipitor supresses its production, as well as the production...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atorvastatin Norvasc tekturna

  14. Lower the Pressure - Higher the Heart Rate
    ... side effects from everything from birth control to Lipitor ....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar

  15. low blood pressure, syncoope
    ... taking amiadarone (10mg) 3x day, florinef 1x day, lipitor 1x day, pacerone 1x every other day and synthroid...
    ... is taking midodrine (10mg) 3x day, florinef 1x day, lipitor 1x day, pacerone 1x every other day and synthroid...
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  16. don't know what to do anymore,
    ... I have been through the same thing. I am also on Lipitor , which is the worst drug of all for muscle damage...
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  17. Effectiveness of antihypertensives
    ... carotids (and other arteries) is daily aspirin with Lipitor . 10-20% blockage is considered insignificant, regardless...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Cialis

  18. weird
    ... about 3 /4 weeks ago. He got tired and he is taking lipitor for plak he dont have but to be on the safe side they...

  19. Cozaar Info
    ... goes with many medications as my friend was taking Lipitor and had heart palpatations that sent her to the ER ... . She did not think it was Lipitor that caused it so she had every heart test imaginable ... showing no heart problem. Then she discontinued the Lipitor and like magic, all her heart problems disappeared...
    ... by a cholesterol and CoQ10 deficiency, (caused by Lipitor ) the type of damage you sustained, and arthritic damage ... might be responsible for my knee problem, if any. Lipitor would be a good guess, but, of course, there are others...

  20. Office visit: testing for sodium, BB report, uric acid, Triglycercides
    ... worry about my cholesterol levels. I was told that Lipitor combined with Aspirin should give enough protection...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin

  21. HCTZ and edema question
    ... how fast it had gone down and he asked if I was on lipitor and said, "No. I'm on carrot juice." Where there...
    ... day for life. I read just today that people who take Lipitor (I do) would get the same results with no toxicity...
    ... My total cholesterol was good when last tested. ( Lipitor & diet). The HDL is low. I hope it doesn't drop. I ... different ones, actually) that I have to remain on Lipitor , regardless of my cholesterol levels. Apparently,...
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  22. Beta Blockers & b/p in Aorta
    ... gives some protection in heart disease -ditto for Lipitor , also helps with narrowed arteries -ditto for...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Cialis

  23. The High Blood Pressure Hoax
    ... many. What I've researched folks taking statins ( lipitor in particular as it appears most take this particular...
    ... :) What I've researched folks taking statins ( lipitor in particular as it appears most take this particular...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Pravachol

  24. Venture Man re: Pharmacy errors etc.
    ... are being funneled into our local pharmacies. Lipitor is one of the biggest because it brings in the most...

  25. ACE Meds
    ... 3000mg a day? Probably no worse than those of my Lipitor ....:D...
    ... 3000mg a day? Probably no worse than those of my Lipitor ....:D Niacin can raise your glucose levels in...
    ... You win! :D I wish the same could be said about Lipitor ...no serious long term effects. Let's not get into...

  26. Adverse effects after years of taking Inderal
    ... m not happy being taken off all medication except Lipitor 40 mgs daily. My cholesterol level was 7 at the last...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Inderal

  27. Diovan
    ... dollars for 28 pills. It's almost as expensive as Lipitor . I am going to look into the alternatives withing...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan

  28. Is anyone taking Caduet
    ... wondering about this new medication - norvasc and lipitor in one pill. I take both of these meds. I'm going...
    ... wondering about this new medication - norvasc and lipitor in one pill. I take both of these meds. I'm going...
    ... on the med yet, but wanted to ask what dose is the Lipitor part of this drug? My Mom takes coreg, plus other ... monitor, I was taking it way too much! I take 20 mg. of Lipitor (at night) and have been for a few years now. No side...
    ... made a dramatic change in my diet and with the added Lipitor , hopefully we can achieve that. And yes, I have congestive...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norvasc Atenolol Coreg Plavix caduet

  29. Do CCBs cause heart attacks?
    ... PUSHING of Norvasc is at the top of my list...and Lipitor is right up there too in SPITE of the fact that I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atorvastatin Lasix Norvasc

  30. Valsartan (Diovan) for Blood Pressure
    ... rx pills, and in the evenings after dinner with my Lipitor and a few supplements,including fish oil again. I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cozaar Norvasc

  31. Hi, I'm new here
    ... started taking it not long ago because I was prescribed Lipitor for lowering my cholesterol levels. Going off of it...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norvasc

  32. My Thoughts On Atenolol
    ... aches, leg weakness and pain, joint aches...I thought Lipitor was responsible for these-was started on it 1 1/2...
    ... things I would like to do. I have heard, though, that Lipitor can make your muscles sore. It is hard to tell sometimes...
    ... The only ones I took at night were beta blockers and Lipitor . Gee, I feel better already!...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Cialis

  33. Hydrochorothiazide question please...
    ... side effects of various drugs. I am being taken off Lipitor as of tomorrow night - at least temporarily-(after...

  34. Lisinopril and Atenolol questions
    ... also OK. I am a 59 yr. female and also take 40 mg of Lipitor . In the past 2 yrs. I have had 5 lithotripsys for ... health. I guess I've been lucky. I have taken the Lipitor for about 7 - 8 yrs. I guess my question is, do I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Lisinopril Potassium

  35. Norvasc dosage
    ... levels. I'll have to get more informed! I just went off Lipitor , my cholesterol levels are good (will get the breakdown ... numbers) do not stay the same, I'll have to go back on Lipitor . I will do almost anything to stop that from happening...
    ... sick to death of all these meds. I take 20 mg. of lipitor as well, but it isn't causing me any problems....
    ... I'm on Caduet-5 mg. Norvasc and 20 mg. Lipitor . It works for me and you only pay for one drug as...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Norvasc caduet

  36. Cozaar side effect?
    ... fact, I washed all the drugs out of my system (except Lipitor and aspirin) and then reintroduced only Cozaar. My...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Cozaar Lasix

  37. High BP medicines and ED, please read and response!
    ... Garlic etc. to a beta blocker, ace inhibitor and maybe Lipitor . I take natural supplements such as Vit C, Nacin etc...

  38. HCTZ woes..! Anyone else?
    ... get tested every 6 months, especially since I take Lipitor (cholesterol)...

  39. Name of new drug
    ... not one drug, but one PILL combining atorvastatin ( Lipitor ) with amlodipine (Norvasc.) I believe it is called...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atorvastatin Norvasc caduet

  40. Caduet vs Lipitor and Toprol XL
    ... a combo of amlodipine (Norvasc) and atorvastatin ( Lipitor ,) you certainly don't need the extra Liipitor. If...
    ... what I meant to say is that if I stop the Lipitor and add the Cadeut then I would be saving taking one ... pill a day. Since i am already taking Lipitor and it works well for me, the only question would...
    ... Toporal XL and take the Caduet....I am already taking Lipitor so I know that works for me. So the question is: ...
    ... than what I paid before when getting the Norvasc and Lipitor seperately. Just thought I'd mention it in case it...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Atorvastatin Norvasc Toprol Viagra caduet

  41. Norvasc feedback??
    ... BP should be lower than it is. I also take 20 mg of Lipitor . I am really sick of all these meds right now, but...
    ... medication. Believe me, I hate taking all these meds, and Lipitor as well to add to the "buffet". Talking about doctors...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Norvasc

  42. hypertension and med problems
    ... ago - like in about 6 mo period. am on diovan and lipitor and has been very effective. my only complaints have...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan

  43. Grapefruit
    ... grapefruit juice. It cause sthe serum concentration of Lipitor to be increased by app. 3.9 times. Since there is...
    ... POTENTIATES statins maybe a persone taking 20 mg. Lipitor could get by with 10 mg. if he has a pint of grapefruit...

  44. Medicine overnight
    ... I take my niacin at night (with my aspirin and Lipitor ) so I don't feel the pin prycks of flushing. Any...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin

  45. atacand
    ... metabolism of ARBs vs the statins. CYP 450 metabolizes Lipitor . CYP 450 Interactions: The enzyme(s) responsible...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atacand Diovan

  46. Cozaar and Avapro question
    ... prefer to prescribe over others. My mom's dr. hates lipitor and most always prescribe zocor....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cozaar Zocor

  47. What does hyperkalmenia means?
    ... with is med, but bcuz of her previous problems with lipitor , she is being very cautious. Any help would be appreciated...
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  48. I am so confused
    ... on the following medications: Toprol XL - 100mg / Lipitor - 80mg / Plavix - 75mg / Accupril - 10mg. I have...
    ... they prescibed toprol xl 100mg, lisinopril 40 mg, lipitor 40, and verapamil 240 and hctz 25 mg. She was never...
    ... readings are very high take the accupril. Why the Lipitor ? Were your cholesterol numbers very bad? Low...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Accupril Plavix Toprol Coumadin Lisinopril Verapamil

  49. ACE/ARB Side Effects
    ... practioner placed her on a bunch of bp meds, asprin, and lipitor . The next thing we knew she started having "hives...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cialis

  50. Is this a good hbp combo?
    ... cholesterol and was given a script for zorcor 40. She took lipitor for awahil....
    ... afraid of elevated liver enzymes like whe had with lipitor . Do you take zorcor on an empty stomach or with...
    ... months? She's concerned bcuz of her episode with lipitor . Also, are you getting good results with zorcor, if...
    ... My mom is scared of the statins since her bout with lipitor . She has no visible side effects from the zorcor...
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  51. ASPIRIN and BLOOD PRESSURE
    ... neither on an empty stomach. So at bedtime it's 20 mg. lipitor , 650 mg. aspirin, 2 grams fish oil, 2.4 grams lecithin...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin

  52. Blood Pressure
    ... Hi all, I stopped my Lipitor and Tricor over 3wks. ago because of the severe side...
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  53. What do you think of LASIX?
    ... as one of your most important meds along with the Lipitor . You, like myself, like the 12 hr. twice a day dosing...
    ... there was NO undesirable cholesterol effect. I take Lipitor and potassium with it. Only problem might be with...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Cozaar Lasix Potassium

  54. When would it be time accept you have high BP and need medication?
    ... guesswork that has to be done now, especially for Lipitor . "Oh yeah, we have to see if this so called medicine...

  55. Help with High Blood Pressure
    ... tests and said my Cholesterol was high so they gave me lipitor but said my Cholesterol was only 183 and 20 which...
    ... Okay, I just looked up the side effects of Lipitor . Shortness of breath, shivering, and heartburn are ... Did you have these problems before you went on the Lipitor ?...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol

  56. Cardizem LA
    ... affected would be on a cytochrome 450 3a4 pathway. Lipitor is the most affected. Also have to watch and switch...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cardizem Detrol

  57. Fish Oil?
    ... --------------------------------- Can You Take Lipitor 20 Mg And Take Herbs Such As Fish Oils On Top Of It ... . If So What Other Herbs Can U Take With Lipitor To Lower Chlolesterol And bLOOD PRESSURE............
    ... with a man who is on a statin drug (don't think its' lipitor , but could be) and he also takes fish oil daily. ...
    ... Just dealing with the cholesterol question, To my Lipitor I've added high doses of Folic Acid, Cod-Liver oil...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar Toprol Folic

  58. Hi I am new. I want off bp meds. ??
    ... looking around for help/advice. My husband has been On Lipitor , Hyzaar, & a beta-blocker for some years, after having...
    ... Lipitor , Hyzaar and beta blockers each can all cause the side...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Hyzaar

  59. Trouble with Toprol XL
    ... chest and left arm pains. Also have had problems with lipitor and zocor. I had been on benicar hct 40/25 and...
    ... cholesterol control since you stopped the Leschol and Lipitor ?...
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  60. Went to doc - Added another med - Metoprolol XL - Anyone on this?
    ... I do have problems from some other meds, namely Lipitor and bad muscle pain, but these two meds are great...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril Toprol

  61. Fish Oil
    ... counteract any possible deleterious effects my daily Lipitor might have. I haven't seen much, if any, effect on...

  62. How do I really know if I have Hypertension?
    ... and two brothers and one sister have it. I also take lipitor for cholesterol. My total before starting the lipitor ... he wanted it under 100. I have been taking 10 mg of lipitor for a year now and my last cholesterol check was TOTAL...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan

  63. I'm doing better WITHOUT my b/p med!??
    ... Triamterene 37.5/HCTZ 25mg once daily along with my lipitor . It seems that little by little the aches and pains...
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  64. Dr. appointment tomorrow, would like some input in dynacirc.
    ... lower back hurt terribly. I have had trouble with lipitor , zocor, and pravachol in the past so i assumed it...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar Lescol Pravachol Zocor

  65. Are these dyazide side effects.....
    ... m 48yr old who takes the following meds: dyazide, lipitor , norvasc. For the past 2 months I've been having...
    ... experienced anything like that. I cannot comment on the lipitor but perhaps someone else on the board can. Guys?...
    ... tendons or soft tissue. How long have you been on Lipitor ? This could be your culprit. The statins, including ... Lipitor have been known to cause musculoskeletal problems...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Dyazide Norvasc

  66. questions on home monitering
    ... pain returns in a few days. I've had trouble with lipitor , pravachol and another one i can't remember. I wish...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar Lescol Pravachol

  67. Moms blood pressure above 200
    ... Paroxetine (30mg) (1 morn.) Lipitor (10mg) (1 eve) Synthroid...
    ... latter should always be weaned off slowly. PLAVIX/ LIPITOR 2)Plavix 75 mg and Lipitor 10 mg have the potential ... for a negative interaction. The Lipitor may slow down how quickly your mother's liver processes...
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  68. My Lipid Panel Results, Looking For Advice
    ... the statins which wreck havoc on your body. I took Lipitor for a while and boy my legs hurt badly. If Lipitor...

  69. Sick of the side effects!!!
    ... death, but FAR from feeling good. I was also taking Lipitor 10 mg. Which I just stopped a couple of days ago ... and swelling, sometimes with permanent damage? Is Lipitor that bad? Is that why my legs feel like lead? Other ... side effects I didn’t associate with Lipitor , but have developed – rash on upper arms, extremely...
    ... things from weight gain to goiter. I have taken LIPITOR for 8 years and have YET to have any difficulty with ... if you get pain or liver enzyme irregularities from Lipitor STOP TAKING IT, but don't stop merely because of Intenet...
    ... happens. If you aren't experiencing difficulties with Lipitor , you shouldn't stop taking it. You might try going...
    ... I have taken LIPITOR for 8 years and have YET to have any difficulty with ... KINDEST of the BP meds. Me too, No difficulty with Lipitor or Zocor. I have been on them both ( because of Ins ... . getting a deal on first Zocor, then Lipitor , then Zocor again) No side effects from either one...
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  70. diovan atenolol and lipitor
    ... and you will see benefits. :) Secondly on the Lipitor . I know alot of people on Statins that always complain...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cozaar Diovan

  71. Need to find a new BP medicine
    ... Ranbaxy has also challenged patents held by Pfizer on Lipitor , the world's largest selling drug with an annual turnover...
    ... Ranbaxy has also challenged patents held by Pfizer on Lipitor , the world's largest selling drug with an annual turnover...
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  72. diuretics and lipid elevation
    ... I have taken Lipitor for a long time and have Cholesterol numbers that...

  73. Lenin I have a question?
    ... that NOTHING. (Well, except for my mother's milk: Lipitor !)...

  74. Norvas and weight gain...
    ... checked again in November and it was still 229 so Lipitor was added. I will be going to have more blood work...
    ... vestigated it to find out if it's true. I was also given Lipitor to lower my cholesterol but I don't take it. If after...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hyzaar Lasix

  75. HCTZ and higher glucose levels
    ... holesterol problem until I started taking it and now I'm on Lipitor . My cholesterol is only 229 but it is much higher...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cozaar Hyzaar Lasix


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