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... My cardiologist recently took me off of Lipitor and does not recommend statins for any of his patients, regardless of what their blood cholesterol reading is. Why? ... (29 replies)
... Yesterday I downloaded and read "The Lipitor Dilemma", in the Smart Money magazine. ... (29 replies)
... Hmmm, it appears these same drugs have saved a lot of lives. Of course they are developed and sold for the money. ... (5 replies)

... and even planning angiography in the next month. ... (55 replies)
... Of course statins can cause cognitive problems. That was reported in the Smart Money article "The Lipitor Dilemma" a year ago. I can't understand how doctors can remain in such a state of denial, and be so defensive about these drugs. ... (11 replies)
... As far as dosage comparisons are concerned, the following information was provided in the Smart Money article "The Lipitor Dilemma": "The smallest dose of Lipitor, 10mg, is about as powerful as 20mg Zocor, 40mg of Pravachol or lovastatin, and 80mg of Lescol". (6 replies)
... I have just read "The Lipitor Dilemma", a seven page article in Smart Money magazine. It seemed to confirm my worst suspicions about statins. ... (5 replies)
... Although I didn't see the report, cognitive problems associated with statins were also mentioned in the Smart Money article "The Lipitor Dilemma". It says in the article that statins may cause cognitive problems simply because they lower cholesterol. According to Dr. ... (11 replies)
Mar 6, 2004
... as well. Yes, our bodies produce this crucial enzyme, the levels peaking in our twenties. Afterwards, our levels begin declining substantially with each passing decade. ... (11 replies)
New Guidelines!!!!
Jul 14, 2004
... In addition to millions of more people being prescribed these drugs, what is particularly disturbing is the likelihood that more doctors will be prompted to prescribe higher doses for their patients. ... (22 replies)
... I just thought you may be interested in watching a television program which will be airing tomorrow and Sunday on the NJ 12 network channel. If you recall, a while ago I mentioned a local doctor in my home town, Dr. ... (8 replies)

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