WTF Fun Fact – Super Drug Lipitor

Lipitor (Atorvastatin) is the best-selling drug of all time. Between when it was introduced in 1997 and its patent expiration in 2011, it generated ~$125 billion in sales for Pfizer. In 2018, it was the most commonly prescribed medication in the US, with more than 112 million prescriptions. – WTF Fun Facts



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3 thoughts on “WTF Fun Fact – Super Drug Lipitor”

  1. And how didi it work out for all those patients? Just by blocking the production of chollesterol is a pretty bad idea. The number of corronary deaths is still rising, so… you know what I mean.


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