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Tuesday, November 25, 2008 Pat, Community Member, asks

Q: Is it "OK" to eat the fruit 'pomelo' while taking Lipitor?

One is not supposed to eat grapefruit while taking the medication Lipitor.  Does anyone know about the fruit called "pomelo" (or, "pomella")?  Would this be an acceptable substitute to grapefruit and still maintain the Lipitor regimen?

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By Pat, Community Member— Last Modified: 01/19/14, First Published: 11/25/08