Myopathy

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  1. link Mjohnsonmi
    Simvastatin tail bone pain, pelvic bones, michele, hyper reflexes, diagnosis of multiple sclerosis
    Anyone Else?? Trying to figure out what is causing the following. Bruising like feeling at the sides of my pelvic bones...Tail bone pain when sitting. - 29% more...
    Mjohnsonmi- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Simvastatin
  2. link Pdsdenver
    Dear Michele--I knew something was terribly wrong with me. While discussing my pain with a friend she asked me if I was on a statin drug and told me t - 97% more...
    Pdsdenver- over a year ago
  3. link Runinva
    Lipitor cholesterol problem, niaspan, muscle soreness, swollen feet, intense pain
    I was a competitive runner with a number of sub 3 hour marathons under my belt before I was prescribed statins for elevated cholesterol 2 years ago. T - 82% more...
    Runinva- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  4. link Bobby
    The blood tests do not always show statin damage. It is possible to have normal CK with statin induced myopathy. Case history demonstrates this well. - 49% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  5. link Pdsdenver
    Simvastatin hyper reflexes, diagnosis of multiple sclerosis, lower back pain, osteopathic doctor, cervical spine
    I have muscle pain, weakness, and chronic lower back pain. Started statin drug, Simvastatin, on 11/21/07. I take no other drugs. Within two weeks, I c - 91% more...
    Pdsdenver- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Simvastatin
  6. link Swedish
    Lipitor cholesterol myths, medical myths, john abramson, high cholesterol, statins
    I wrote the message below on March 9th, 2008, but I think it might be useful if I repeat it. Please educate yourself. Are you really sure that it`s hi - 96% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  7. link Ttfn
    I am recovering from the adverse reactions from taking 10mgs of lipitor. I went off it last June and was diagnosed with statin induced myopathy. I too - 62% more...
    Ttfn- over a year ago
  8. link Higheverything
    Vytorin neck ache, feet legs, forearm, thirst, headache
    every day my feet, legs up to knees, hands and up to mid forearm and face become tingly, numb and very weak to where I cannot get out of my chair or o - 43% more...
    Higheverything- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Vytorin
  9. link Higheverything
    I'm not taking it this weekend at all...then I have to wait of course until Monday to get in the office...I was on zetia and zocor and didn't have thi - 56% more...
    Higheverything- over a year ago
  10. link Maxinep
    CellCept nephrologist, simvastin, 3 years, conjunction, god
    I was just placed on Cellecept last week- 500 Mg 4 times a day- for my autoimmune muscular myopathy- I was a body builder 6 months ago- now I can bare - 70% more...
    Maxinep- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in CellCept
  11. link Bill54
    Lipitor hyperglycemia symptoms, stress and anxiety, sleep study, anxiety attacks, sleep disorder
    In Feb 2007 my primary doctor took blood tests and put me on a diet because I was 100 pounds overweight with fatigue symptoms. Blood Tests indicated I - 97% more...
    Bill54- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  12. link Maxinep
    Lipitor medical syndrome, induced myopathy, maxine, adverse effects, doctors
    Please see the first article I have found that doctors actually will state the relationship for possible fatal myopathy;also - please see the drug Com - 68% more...
    Maxinep- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  13. link Ttfn
    statin (lipitor) induced myopathy
    10 months ago I stopped taking a cholesterol lowering drug, called lipitor.6 months ago I was diagnosed with a debilitating statin induced myopathy. H - 71% more...
    Ttfn- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Myopathy
  14. link Kookoo
    Lipitor t grip, arm muscle, muscle weakness, neurologist, left arm
    What a wonderful site.. thanks for all of you and your stories. I too was a Lipitor user ... 20mgs/day for at least 6 years. I didn't notice any probl - 87% more...
    Kookoo- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  15. link Ttfn
    Lipitor duane graveline, toxic myopathies, dangerous side effects, petition signatures, pubmed
    4 months ago I was diagnosed with Statin induced Myopathy. I researched on the topic of statins and the dangerous side effects through the net and cor - 87% more...
    Ttfn- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  16. link Ttfn
    Lipitor cholesterol reducing drugs, symptoms of menopause, drug lipitor, prescription drugs, alzhiemers disease
    This is a great site for learning more on this subject where we can get the real facts from real experiences.( Vs. the deception from drug companies w - 96% more...
    Ttfn- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lipitor
  17. link Peasej
    Lipitor muscle recovery
    My endocrinologist put me on Lipitor about 2 years ago. Three months ago, I began to experience severe leg pain, partly in the muscles of the calf and - 76% more...
    Peasej- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  18. link Dave847
    You are one of the many hundreds who have written to me of your apparently permanent side effects associated with the use of statin drugs. Until now I - 98% more...
    Dave847- over a year ago
  19. link Dave847
    Lipitor Muscle Recovery
    I've been off lipitor since June, and the only thing that I have found at this time to help was taking at least 300 mg of CoQ10 & at 300mg of Alph - 83% more...
    Dave847- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Lipitor
  20. link Dave847
    You are one of the many hundreds who have written to me of your apparently permanent side effects associated with the use of statin drugs. Until now I - 98% more...
    Dave847- over a year ago
  21. link Jancatlover
    Another Lipitor Victim
    Hello all, I have been off and on Lipitor and Zocor for 10 years at 20 mg. I started experiencing dizziness, headaches and muscle pains which I attrib - 86% more...
    Jancatlover- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Lipitor
  22. link Dave847
    You are one of the many hundreds who have written to me of your apparently permanent side effects associated with the use of statin drugs. Until now I - 98% more...
    Dave847- over a year ago
  23. link Bydand78
    Zocor firefighter paramedic, muscle enzymes, neck stiffness, have been unable, vivid dreams
    I'm a 28yo male. I have already shared my experiences as guest #31827. This is an update of my condition. It has been over four months now since I've - 88% more...
    Bydand78- over a year ago - in Zocor
  24. link Mykrysk
    Lipitor sleep apnea, carpal tunnel, waist down, myopathy, hypothyroidism
    I took Lipitor for a number of years until I started having pains in my thighs. I was switched to Provacol and 2 month later I had rabdomialisis (sp) - 69% more...
    Mykrysk- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  25. link Ps00s
    Lipitor mitochondrial myopathy, extreme tiredness, high cholesterol, exercise intolerance, ptosis
    Lipitor has successfully controlled high cholesterol for about 2 years. My recent diagnosis with Mitochondrial myopathy at age 54 leading to surgery f - 81% more...
    Ps00s- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  26. link Catzntrees
    Lipitor high cholesterol, sticky platelet, right foot, claw hand, coq10
    I am a South Florida female, now 61, who started taking 10 mg daily Lipitor in 2000, when aged 55, for high cholesterol. Lipitor worked. My cholestero - 97% more...
    Catzntrees- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  27. link Olsen
    Lipitor mednet ucla, statin, proximal limb, weakness, myalgia myositis
    Perhaps you could print the following and take with you to your next appointment: Underappreciated Statin-Induced Myopathic Weakness Causes Disability - 94% more...
    Olsen- over a year ago - in Lipitor