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Is rhabdomyolysis reversable? can it be cured if caused from

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is rhabdomyolysis reversable? can it be cured if caused from over exposure to lipitor?
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Abid replied 6 months ago.

Hi there ....

Thank you for the question ...

Statin induced ( Lipitor ) Rhabdomolysis is totally reversible .

It is curable.

First step is to stop the drug .

Second to get check your kidney function test to see any insult to kidney because of Rhabdomyolysis .

Maintain good hydration .

This will settle down soon .

Good luck .

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Expert:  Dr. Abid replied 6 months ago.

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