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Review: how effective is Lipitor for Total cholesterol?

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Overall ratings: 3.7/5
Long term ratings: 3.8/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Lipitor (atorvastatin calcium) is for Total cholesterol. The study is based on 2,563 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Lipitor

Lipitor (latest outcomes from 132,504 users) has active ingredients of atorvastatin calcium. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

Total cholesterol

Total cholesterol (latest reports from 323,410 patients) is typically treated by Lipitor, Simvastatin, Crestor, Pravastatin Sodium, Zocor, Lovastatin.

On Apr, 23, 2014: 2,563 people are studied for taking Lipitor in Total cholesterol




Lipitor effectiveness for Total cholesterol


Long term Lipitor effectiveness for Total cholesterol

Lipitor effectiveness for Total cholesterol (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall322567021152421
Long term
(1+ years)
11141511962368

Gender of people who take Lipitor for Total cholesterol * :

FemaleMale
Total cholesterol41.05%58.95%

Age of people who take Lipitor for Total cholesterol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Total cholesterol0.04%0.00%0.08%0.59%3.47%14.94%31.68%49.20%

Who find Lipitor more effective for Total cholesterol?

Gender of people who find Lipitor more effective * :

FemaleMale
Total cholesterol39.92%60.08%

Age of people who find Lipitor more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Total cholesterol0.06%0.00%0.06%0.64%2.86%13.80%32.23%50.35%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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