1. link Gaja
    Lipitor pins and needles, cholesterol medication, side effects of lipitor, symptoms of anxiety, arms and legs
    I'm a 38 y/o woman. For 7 yrs I knew my cholesterol has been high. I refused to take cholesterol medication and decided to diet and exercise but that - 92% more...
    Gaja- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Lipitor
  2. link Spinmaster
    My husband is 52 and WAS on SIMVASTATIN....PSYCHO PILL I call it. NOT nice. Did it do him any good? NO. Changed his personality, almost thought he was - 78% more...
    Spinmaster- over a year ago
  3. link Nyxuk
    Does simvastatin withdrawal include irregular periods/menstrual cycle?
    I stopped statins in April 11 and my next menstrual period was 13 days late, which is very unusual because generally, apart from when I started on sta - 60% more...
    Nyxuk- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Simvastatin
  4. link Bevt
    Simvastatin & Weight Gain
    I have gained 40 lbs since I've been on Simvastatin. I've had a heart attack 3 years ago and have been on it since. I have always been thin, I'm 66 ye - 46% more...
    Bevt- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Simvastatin
  5. link Tispmb
    i have just been put back in simvastatin and i personally think it does cause weight gain
    Tispmb- over a year ago
  6. link Drmike4777
    Hi rdick8, Approximately, 3 years ago, a local cardiologist almost killed me, when he prescribed 80mg of Simvastatin. I have never been so weak. Fortu - 97% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago - in Simvastatin
  7. link Mewwhite
    Simvastatin nausea, cholesterol, statin side effects, simvastatin, heart attacks
    I have been taking Simvastatin 20 mg. for about two and 1/2 months now. It really lowered my Cholesterol but I have been extremely fatigued and now I - 30% more...
    Mewwhite- over a year ago - 10 Replies - in Simvastatin
  8. link Rdick8
    I was prescribed this med 20MG in Oct. 2010 and took for 2.5 wks and I along w/my husband noticed a big mood change. I quit taking it and still have o - 85% more...
    Rdick8- over a year ago
  9. link Nancya
    Lisinopril atenolol, stress, ringing in my ears, tinnitus, lisinopril
    I've been having ringing in my ears (tinnitus) which started at about the same time I started taking Lisinopril. Has anyone else experienced this side - 6% more...
    Nancya- over a year ago - 52 Replies - in Lisinopril
  10. link Rem
    I had heart surgery in 08, four bypasses at the age of 44. ? Was doing good for about 3 months, then started getting dizzy when I would get up or exer - 77% more...
    Rem- over a year ago
  11. link Mariee64
    Simvastatin aching hips, arthritis in the knee, heart stress, leg function, high potency
    I am 43 yr old woman and have been on simvastatin on and off for the past 3yrs, it's only since coming across this website that I have actually manage - 97% more...
    Mariee64- over a year ago - 16 Replies - in Simvastatin
  12. link Tphilbri
    I'm 35 and have 267 cholesterol. Prescribed Simvastatin 40mg by a doc (original visits were meant to help me with a year long stint of having a produc - 90% more...
    Tphilbri- over a year ago
  13. link Susiejeanne
    March 1, 2011--Hello everyone. My simvastatin story is different but I thought I should share it with you. I have been on only 5mg of it for about 1 1 - 87% more...
    Susiejeanne- over a year ago
  14. link Swehye
    Swollen lips
    i changed from Lipitor to Zocor 2 months ago and I started to have swollen lips a month later. It recurred a few times a week until now. I am not sure - 16% more...
    Swehye- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Simvastatin
  15. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Swollen lips neck and tounge are reported as possible very serious side effects of simvastatin on the NZ Govt website called Medsafe.
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  16. link Garethjones
    Simvastatin shoulder pain, acute pain, capability, gp, dangerous drugs
    80 mg prescribed over 18mth period - shoulder pain began after one year - acute pain at night', diminishing rotational capability during the day. Seco - 69% more...
    Garethjones- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Simvastatin
  17. link Lmyatt
    If you have not already found Dr. Duane Graveline's information about the statins and their side effects, please look them up. Simvastatin caused memo - 80% more...
    Lmyatt- over a year ago
  18. link Dohbet
    Pain at back of my neck
    I've been taking lipitor and has been on and off. Everytime I take it, my muscle started to get weak. The latest effect of lipitor started when I turn - 78% more...
    Dohbet- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  19. link Swedish
    All statins (Simvastatin = Zocor, Lipitor, Pravachol, Crestor etc) have similar side effects. If you want to learn more about them read patient storie - 90% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  20. link John58
    Simvastatin left arm, withdrawal symptoms, neck pain, blood tests, irritability
    Hi all, took simvastatin 40mg per day for 10 weeks and developed dizziness, chest flutter, fatigue, weakness in left arm and leg, irritability, feelin - 71% more...
    John58- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Simvastatin
  21. link Gotchlilred
    Hi my is Jo Ann and i took simvastatin 40mg and i have been having problem with my left arm, and i had not been able too sleep because of the pain in - 60% more...
    Gotchlilred- over a year ago
  22. link Mammacheryl
    Bleeding sinuses
    I have been on simvastatin for a little over 4 years. I never put 2 and 2 together until my son read on the internet about the side effects. I was hav - 62% more...
    Mammacheryl- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Simvastatin
  23. link Duffer
    i suffered with a rash and itching for 3 years. I went to 5 different dermatologists: Dartmouth-Hitchcock in NH, leading dermatologists in Boston, MA, - 74% more...
    Duffer- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Simvastatin
  24. link Duffer
    Just started taking Simvastatin in place of Vitorin (on primary care doctor's recommendation). In the last 4 days I have had a rash all over my body w - 57% more...
    Duffer- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Simvastatin
  25. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    My rashes in the groin area were so bad my flesh was exposed it hurt like hell all gone since stopping simvastatin.
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  26. link Daizeylou2
    mouth ulcers
    Has anyone experienced any sores of the mouth after taking Simvastatin? I have one under my tongue and I'm wondering if it is from me taking this drug - 18% more...
    Daizeylou2- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Simvastatin
  27. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    I had never had an ulcer before in my life until I took simvastatin, never had one since stopping all my junk poisoning medicines, would never take an - 26% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  28. link Debbiedu
    Simvastatin metallic taste in mouth, numbness, simvastatin, metallic taste, cottage cheese
    Has anyone had mouth numbness or metallic taste in mouth? My mouth feels chalky.
    Debbiedu- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Simvastatin
  29. link Deane1951
    I have visited my doctor today with the same problem. Not just the bad taste but a sickly feeling most of the time. Glad to say he has taken me off Si - 42% more...
    Deane1951- over a year ago
  30. link Roberts666

    hi im matthew l was put on simvastatin a year ago 40mg but have had no side affects but just feel very grumpy sometimes
    Roberts666- over a year ago - in Simvastatin
  31. link Francmaria
    lipitor,simvastatin,and lovastatin
    my husband is on simvastatin the dr. put him on lovastatin should he take both
    Francmaria- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Simvastatin
  32. link Iag517
    My mom 80 just had triple bypass and valve replacement. She's been on Simvastatin for 3 years when she had a stroke. Only know are we noticing the mus - 51% more...
    Iag517- over a year ago