Drug Ratings for LIPITOR
(ATORVASTATIN CALCIUM)

Average Rating ( 78 Ratings )
Top 5 Side Effects (78 sidefxdrugs.com ratings)

muscle or joint pain
65.4%
 
fatigue
24.4%
 
memory loss
23.1%
 
muscle cramps or muscle spasm
21.8%
 
insomnia
19.2%
 


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kidney failure, memory loss, tingling or numbness, difficulty swallowing, muscle pain, anger, insomnia, constipation, mood swings

I took 80mg of Lipitor for 8 years. My symptoms got so bad that I had to stop working. Recently I was diagnosed with kidney failure and also put on zetia. I immediately started to feel even worse, but took the drug for a year until my symptoms got to be unbearable. My doctor dismissed the leg pain and said that kidney failure was unrelated. Do not take statins! They will rob you of your mind and ruin your health. The medical community will try to convince you that you'll live longer and avoid heart attacks by taking this. Read the facts. I stopped all statins and am starting to see improvement in swallowing. Leg pain is gone. My memory is getting better. I'll never recover from the kidney failure, will need dialysis or transplant. Will explore alternative natural remedies. .... Read More

male
Age: 58

hyperlipidemia

8 years


sore feet, muscle weakness, tingling or numbness, muscle pain, dizziness

Trouble walking, hard to pick up feet and balance is off at times. Pain in muscles of both upper arms. Arms feel HEAVY and hands are tingling and somewhat numb. Have trouble holding on to things. I have been off Lipitor 1 year and 2 months. Have been to several specialists. I feel Lipitor has taken away my life. .... Read More

female
Age: 71

High Cholesterol

4 years

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