Home HealthTopics Health Centers Reference Library Research
Join us on Facebook Join us on Facebook Share on Facebook

Pharmacy and Medications

Can You Take Lipitor Every Other Day?



Currently I am on 20mg lipitor. Can i take it every other day? I have Ishaemic Heart Disease as well. Is it advisible to reduce the dosing to every other day?


Check with your doctor before you change your dose to every other day. This change may reduce the effect that Lipitor has on your cholesterol.

For more information:

Go to the Pharmacy and Medications health topic, where you can:

Response by:

Debra K Gardner, PhamD Debra K Gardner, PhamD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Pharmacy
College of Pharmacy
The Ohio State University