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There is no difference between Atorvastin and Lipitor. They are the name drug used to control high cholesterol or hypercholesteraemia.

Atovastin is the active drug used in Lipitor to gain the desired effect, Lipitor is just a trade name that a drug company uses to sell or identify the drug.

Generic : Atorvastin

Trade : Lipitor

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Are there drug interactions between lipitor aspirin omeprazole and colofac?

There are no significant interactions between Lipitor, aspirin and omeprazole. I can't comment on Colofac as I am in the US and that drug is not available here.

What is the CQ10 dose if on Lipitor?

CoQ10 can be dosed the same, whether you are on Lipitor or not.

Does lipitor affect erectile function?

It shouldn't. If you are on Lipitor, it may be that you just have a circulation problem. Give the Lipitor a chance to lower your cholesterol and exorcise and see what happens.

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What is lipitor?

Lipitor (the generic is atorvastatin) is a cholesterol medication.

Is lipitor or Simcor a medication used for Carotid stenosis?

is lipitor a medication for Carotid stenosis?

How long does lopitor stay in your system?

You take every day lipitor, to level concentration of lipitor, you must take lipitor (same dosage) same time every day. I would say that lipitor stay about 24 hours in your bloodstream.

When was Valentin Cosmin Lipitor born?

Valentin Cosmin Lipitor was born on 1982-02-24.

Do you need a prescription for Lipitor in Canada?

Yes. Lipitor is a prescription medicine in Canada, as well as in the U.S.

Is lipitor a simvistatin?

No, Lipitor is Atorvastatin. Zocor is Simvistatin. Both drugs are for hypercholesterolemia (high cholesterol). No, Lipitor is Atorvastatin. Zocor is Simvistatin. Both drugs are for hypercholesterolemia (high cholesterol).

Subclass of Lipitor drug?

Lipitor is in the class of statin medications used to lower elevated cholesterol levels.

What is the therapeutic effect of lipitor?

Lipitor is a medication known as a "statin", and statins are used to treat high cholesterol.