The ideal level of LDL, that should be maintained is below 100mg/dl. With deranged lipid profile, you
can be at risk of developing heart attack or stroke, because with high lipid levels, there is a chance of
developing blocks with in arteries, interfering with blood supply to the end organs. Aspirin is a drug that
prevents clotting and atorvastatin lowers cholesterol levels, especially LDL. So, it is important for you to
continue with treatment and follow diet and exercise regime with regular follow up with your physician. With
long term use of asprin, in susceptible individuals, there is a chance to develop gastritis, ulcers,
perforation etc. You need to inform your doctor before starting treatment with this drug of all the
pre-existing conditions. Take care. Regards.