Atorvastatin tablets, also sometimes called Lipitor, belong to a group of medicines known as statins, which are lipid (fat) regulating medicines. Atorvastatin tablets are used to lower lipids known as cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood and therefore lower cholesterol. It is intended for use in people who struggle to lower their cholesterol with diet and exercise alone.
If you are at an increased risk of heart disease, you can buy Atorvastatin tablets to reduce such risk, even if your cholesterol levels are normal. You should maintain a standard cholesterol-lowering diet during treatment.
Cholesterol plays an important role in how our bodies function, and we all require a certain amount of good cholesterol. It is made naturally in our liver but is also found in some foods such as milk, cheese, butter and processed meats. Too much cholesterol can lead to clogged arteries which can cause heart disease, which is the largest cause of death in the UK. Triggers of high Cholesterol include:
- A diet high in saturated fats
- Suffering from diabetes
- A family history of high cholesterol or heart disease
- Lack of exercise
High Cholesterol levels can cause many further health complications, so is best lowered and managed. Atorvastatin tablets are a good way for many people to do this in combination with lifestyle changes such as healthy eating and exercise. You can buy Atorvastatin tablets online from e-Surgery in 10mg, 20mg, 40mg and 80mg. Your dosage will depend on what your doctor or pharmacist has prescribed. The usual starting dose for Atorvastatin tablets is 10mg but will vary depending on your requirements. Remember Atorvastatin tablets will be most effective if taken with a healthy diet and exercise.
You can Atorvastatin tablets online from your GP or local pharmacy. Whenever you buy Atorvastatin tablets online or any other medication ensure you buy from a trusted, reputable source.