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This drug is a cholesterol-lowering medication that belongs to the statin class of drugs. It is currently one of the highest potency statin drugs available.
This drug may be taken with or without food, as directed by your healthcare provider. While taking Livalo, you should always consult with your healthcare provider or pharmacist before taking other medications (including over-the-counter products and herbal supplements) since some of these products may interact with Livalo.
The following people should not take Livalo:
-Those who have had an allergic reaction to Livalo or any of its components.
-Women who are pregnant.
-Women who are breastfeeding.
-Individuals who are taking cyclosporine.
-Individuals who have active liver disease or have abnormal liver enzyme levels.
-People who have a history of alcohol abuse.
The most common side effects include back pain, pain in extremities, myalgia, liver enzyme abnormalities, headache, and gastrointestinal problems (such as constipation or diarrhea).
Serious Side Effects of Livalo:
The following are serious side effects of Livalo. If you experience any of these rare side effects, contact your healthcare provider immediately:
-Myopathy - suggested by progressive muscle soreness or weakness
-Red or brown urine