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Lipitor

Most Commonly Used
Lipitor 10mg Tab
Pfizer US Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PD 155  |  10
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Lipitor 20mg Tab
Pfizer US Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PD 156  |  20
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Lipitor 40mg Tab
Pfizer US Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PD 157  |  40
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Lipitor 80mg Tab
Pfizer US Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 80  |  PD 158
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Common Side Effects of Lipitor
Tell your doctor about all your medical conditions. Lipitor is not right for everyone. Lipitor should not be taken if you are breast-feeding, pregnant, or thinking of becoming pregnant.

Lipitor can cause some side effects. Some common side effects that you may have when taking Lipitor include:
  • Diarrhea
  • Upset stomach
  • Muscle and joint pains
  • Changes in some blood tests
Mild memory problems or confusion have also been reported in some people when taking Lipitor. Contact your doctor if you are having either of these.

Lipitor can cause some rare, but serious, side effects. Call your doctor right away if you have any of the following:
  • Muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness
  • Upper stomach pain
  • Fever, unusual tiredness, or dark-colored urine
  • Swelling, weight gain, urinating less, or not urinating
  • Nausea, upper stomach pain, itching, loss of appetite, clay-colored stools, or yellowing of skin or eyes
  • Loss of appetite