Does Your Lipitor Smell Funny? Check the Bottle

BY Hari Sreenivasan  October 8, 2010 at 5:49 PM EST

If you are one of the millions who take Pfizer’s heart drug Lipitor and happen to have one of the unlucky 90 count bottles of the 40mg pills (pictured right) you may notice an odd, musty odor. Pfizer says to return it to your pharmacist immediately. The company says the problem is with the bottles, and they are working with the bottle manufacturers to correct the issue. The issue, Pfizer says is limited to batch numbers

  • 0855020

  • 0819020

  • 0842020

  • 0843020

  • 0854020.

For more information you can contact the Pfizer medical line: 800-438-1985

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