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Q: What effects do vitamins have on lipitor?

I recently started a low fat diet and curently take 40mg of lipitor daily. I read in an article that vitamins may have an adverse effect while taking lipitor.

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2/26/09 10:47pm

Hi ArtC,

I recently interviewed Dr. Shelby-Lane and she gave a great answer that addressed your question.  Check out the post below to learn about vitamins/minerals and their interaction with statin drugs.

 

Is Grapefruit Safe to Eat When Taking a Statin Drug?

All the best,

 

Lisa Nelson, RD

How to Lower Cholesterol Naturally

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