Active substance: Atorvastatin

Dosage: 5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg, 40 mg

Price: €27.87 – €291.20

There are many ways to reduce “harmful” cholesterol in the blood, such as special diets, dietary changes and weight loss (if necessary). If none of the above options produce the desired result, a drug that lowers blood cholesterol and triglycerides (triglyceride levels), Lipitor, is used. Read more about this drug in this article.

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What is Lipitor

Lipitor, a medical product since 1978, is a third-generation lipid-lowering drug, a member of the statin group, and one of the most widely used medicines in the world. It helps to lower blood cholesterol levels and, at the same time, reduces the risk of serious cardiovascular diseases.


The medicinal product is indicated for the treatment of hypercholesterolaemia, hypercholesterolaemia, hyperlipidaemia, dysbetalipoproteinaemia, familial endogenous hypertriglyceridaemia (type IV according to Frederickson), which cannot be corrected by diet, cardiovascular diseases in the presence of dyslipidaemia, to reduce the risk of stroke, myocardial infarction or other serious complications in people with type 2 diabetes, coronary artery disease, angina pectoris.

Contraindications for use

Contraindications include hypersensitivity to the active substance atorvastatin or to any of the excipients of the preparation, pregnancy, breast-feeding, liver dysfunction (including chronic active hepatitis, chronic alcoholic hepatitis), age below 10 years (in girls, at least the first menstrual cycle must pass before taking this medicine).

Before starting treatment, talk to your doctor and inform him/her of all your medical conditions and the medication you are taking. This will help prescribe the appropriate and safe treatment regimen.

Side effects

Sometimes taking the medication can cause symptoms such as headache, stomach pain or bloating,
stomach pain or bloating, and skin rashes. These symptoms usually go away on their own.

However, immediate medical attention should be sought in case of unexplained muscle pain, soreness or weakness, especially if associated with fever or flu symptoms, yellowing of the skin or whites of the eyes, abdominal pain, unexplained tiredness, difficulty urinating, dark urine or pale stools, blurred vision, severe allergic reactions.

Indications For Use And Dosage

When the drug is prescribed, the patient should be advised to follow a standard cholesterol-lowering diet throughout the treatment period.

The drug should be taken once at any time of the day (some specialists recommend taking it in the evening, regardless of meals, with the required amount of water). The dosage varies from 10 to 80 mg, depending on the diagnosis. Follow all the doctor’s recommendations and strictly take the prescribed dose of the drug.

Plasma lipid levels should be monitored every 2-4 weeks, and the dose of the drug should be adjusted accordingly.