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Hep c from LIPITOR ???

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • March 11, 2007
  • 00:43 PM

I just found out a few days ago my stepfather has hep c . When talking to him about it he is tryingto tell me he got it from lipitor . Is that possible ???


Lipitor is oses to lower cholesterol . he gave me name and number of his Dr ......................... Not sure what to think . I searched the net and came up empty .any help would be appreciated .


Thans Nj

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  • Hep C is a blood disease. It is passed through blood. Not lipitor. Could he have had a transfusion in the past? Or he could have been a recovering addict? Ask his doc if it's possible he has a different form of hepatitis?Best wishesDOM
    acuann 3080 Replies Flag this Response
  • I just found out a few days ago my stepfather has hep c . When talking to him about it he is tryingto tell me he got it from lipitor . Is that possible ??? Lipitor is oses to lower cholesterol . he gave me name and number of his Dr ......................... Not sure what to think . I searched the net and came up empty .any help would be appreciated . Thans NjHi there,We im on Lipitor,and have been for years,But funny thing My doc changed them last week,............Without explainging why,Precausion maybe .
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