Lipitor Oral Tablet 10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Lipitor: Oral tablet (10mg)

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Lipitor 10mg Tablet
Pfizer Inc.
Pill Identification: PD 155  |  10

What is this Medicine?

ATORVASTATIN (a TORE va sta tin) is known as a HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor or 'statin'. It lowers the level of cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood. This drug may also reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke, or other health problems in patients with risk factors for heart disease. Diet and lifestyle changes are often used with this drug.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Lipitor: Oral tablet(10mg)
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Lipitor 10mg Tablet

NDC: 000710155
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Lipitor 10mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_6929.JPG
Pfizer Inc.
Pill Identification: PD 155  |  10
Shape: oval
Color: white
Daily Life Interactions for Lipitor 10mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Lipitor 10mg Tablet(Atorvastatin Calcium)
Grapefruit juice and Atorvastatin(Atorvastatin Calcium)
Side effects from Atorvastatin may get worse if you drink grapefruit juice. Do not take Atorvastatin with grapefruit juice. Discuss with your health care provider why Atorvastatin and grapefruit juice should not be taken together. Orange juice is safe to drink with Atorvastatin. Contact your prescriber immediately if you experience unexplained muscle aches, muscle pain or tenderness, general weakness or fatigue, side or back pain, or decreased urination while taking Atorvastatin.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class 5 - Avoid Use

Second Trimester

Class 5 - Avoid Use

Third Trimester

Class 5 - Avoid Use

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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