Lipitor® Medication Lawsuit Lawyers
Lipitor® (Atorvastatin), manufactured by Warner-Lambert, is a medication prescribed to lower blood cholesterol levels in patients with high cholesterol. Lipitor® is a statin based medication which carries serious side effects such as a high risk of increasing insulin levels and causing type 2 diabetes, especially in women.
Type 2 diabetes caused by Lipitor® may lead patients to other dangerous side effects such as: increased risk of heart disease; blindness; neuropathy; kidney disease; kidney failure; and other complications. In addition, Lipitor® patients must undergo regular blood testing of glucose levels, follow a strict diabetic diet and take diabetes medication for the rest of their lives.