Wit'n'Wisdom - 28 September 2012

And why is it always the earnest ignorant who are the first to try to correct us?

“No, I am not on Lipitor any more, I am on the new and improved Trovas now.”

Well, what the hell is a Trovas when it’s at home? Evidently all the snappy names were taken that week down at the TGA.

Anyway last week one of my confused patients asked for “the Astro one”. After working out what it wasn’t, it turned out to be Lipitor as well, in the guise of “generic atorvastatin”.