Generic Lipitor Recall

Patients who are currently taking Lipitor have some major concerns about the recent recall on the prescription.  We want to communicate to patients who have growing concerns, what measures they need to take to make sure that their prescriptions are safe and what to do if not.

There is no recall on brand name Lipitor. Only its generic form, however, there are several companies making its generic form.

  1. Call the pharmacy you received your prescription from. Find out what steps they are taking for these recalls, and if the prescription you picked up is safe.   There is a certain lot number and date range that the recall applies for.
  2. Follow the news and online reports for the “Generic Lipitor 2012 recall”.

For any other growing concerns regarding this matter, we ask that you schedule an appointment with your physician in case any changes or adjustments need to be made. For any other general questions, concerns, or inquiries, please call us. Our numbers are located on our “Contact Us” page.

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