My mother has alot of health problems and was told by her friend that she should not take this medicine because it will cause kidney problems which she already has, she is obese and is not well too boot she is a diabetic 2 insuline dependant, high blood pressure and fluid pills, and many more, Is this lady telling my mother the truth?
The four following conditions may require a dose adjustment for Lipitor or special tests to safely take Lipitor:
Your mother should discuss her situation fully with her doctor to make sure she understands the treatment plan and her risk for side effects while taking Lipitor.
All the best,
Lisa Nelson RD
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