Side Effects of Statins Make Over-the-Counter Lipitor a Dangerous Idea

…-lowering statin medication Lipitor. They want to introduce a version that allows consumers to buy over-the-counter statin medications without a prescription. The reason? Lipitor is losing its U.S. patent protection in November. So, rather than risk its $11 billion a year Lipitor business, it wants to put…

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Treating Low Ejection Fraction

…had a heart attack five years ago and a stent placed. All of my blood work is normal with good cholesterol measurements and C-RP of 1.13. I take Lipitor (20mg), Metropolis, Ramipril, and Plavix, and also [Dr. Sinatra’s] Omega Q Plus. The problem is my EF is 30 percent to 35percent, with few symptoms…

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Statin Drugs and Memory Loss

…it’s your turn: Have you or anyone you know experienced memory loss while taking statin drugs? You May Also Be Interested In: * Over-the-Counter Lipitor: A Dangerous Idea * FDA Issues Zocor Warning—But Only Tells Half the Story!

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