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Precautions and Warnings With Atorvastatin

Who Should Not Take Atorvastatin?

You should not take atorvastatin if:
 
  • You are allergic to atorvastatin, Lipitor or any component of the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
 
  • You have active liver disease or unexplained high liver enzymes.
 
  • You are pregnant or nursing.
     

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all warnings or precautions with atorvastatin were discussed in this article. If you still have questions about safety concerns after reading this article, talk with your healthcare provider.
 
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