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Pitavastatin Drug Information

If you have high cholesterol, a healthcare provider may recommend pitavastatin (Livalo®). This prescription medication comes in tablet form and is usually taken once a day. Muscle pain, constipation, and diarrhea are some of the possible side effects of this product.
 
It's important to review pitavastatin's safety information with your healthcare provider before starting treatment. This drug may not be suitable for everyone, so make sure your healthcare provider is aware if you have any other medical conditions (such as kidney disease, liver disease, or hypothyroidism) or if you are taking any other types of medicine (including nonprescription medicines and herbal supplements).
 
(For more information on this drug, click Pitavastatin. This article provides a more in-depth discussion, explaining how pitavastatin works, clinical effects, and important tips for when and how to take it.)
 

Pitavastatin Drug Information

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