About Lipitor (Prescription Drug)
Lipitor® is a brand name for the drug atorvastatin, part of the statin class of drugs used in the treatment of dyslipidemias to reduce elevations of total cholesterol or for prevention of heart attack or stroke in at risk patients.
Learn more about Lipitor in our Lipitor Community Report.
|20 mg Daily Jan 15, 2006 - Aug 01, 2010|
|Stopped Side effects too severe Aug 1, 2010|
Aug 1, 2010
EffectivenessModerate (for high cholesterol)
Side effectsModerate (joint pain)
BurdenNot at all hard to take