India-based pharmaceutical company Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd has recalled its generic version of Lipitor, 10, 20 and 40 mg tablets of atorvastatin calcium. The bottles being recalled may contain small glass particles less than 1 mm in size. The recalled lot numbers can be found on the company’s Web page. Have you received questions from your patients about this recall?  How often do you receive questions from your patients about recalled medications?

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