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Pitavastatin

Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medicine if you have:
 
  • Liver disease, such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, or liver failure
  • Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Alcohol problems
  • Any allergies, including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
     
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Pitavastatin to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
 

Dosing Information for Pitavastatin

The dose of pitavastatin your healthcare provider recommends will vary depending on a number of factors, including:
 
  • Your cholesterol goals
  • Other medical conditions you may have
  • Other medications you are taking.
     
As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
 
(Click Pitavastatin Dosage for more information.)
 
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