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Experience:  MBBS/FCPS(Internal medicine/cardiology) MRCP(R) U.K
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I stopped taking atorvastatin two weeks ago. I have been

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I stopped taking atorvastatin two weeks ago. I have been squeezing my own fresh orange juice for years, but used to include fresh grapefruit as well in the mix. Is it safe to go back to mixing the two. no intention of going back on statins.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr.S.A.Alam replied 10 months ago.

Thank you for your question, statins have no validated good effects on ages more than 75 years of age so we do not prescribe them above 75 years of age. So your option of juice mixing is good one and you should continue with that, there is not problem in mixing these juices. Thank you.