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  1. link Swedish
    Lipitor cholesterol myths, pains in legs, short term memory, head ache, john abramson
    It`s very disturbing to read all these stories. I really feel for you. My experience comes from seeing what happened to people close to me. They all t - 95% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  2. link Tunnysub
    Lipitor muscles of the shoulder, hip pain, blockages, left shoulder, family doctor
    Apparently, I don't have any new. I will tell you that I have been taking Lipitor for about 2 years (40 Mg). At first, I had no problems. Later (about - 91% more...
    Tunnysub- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  3. link Mikey1955
    Lipitor muscle stiffness, lipid levels, exercise intolerance, fish body, vivid dreams
    Hope this helps someone: Male 53, 5' 10", 180 lbs, slim Occupation: Engineer/small biz owner and operator Total cholesterol now is 4.53 (175), LD - 95% more...
    Mikey1955- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  4. link Nancy50
    Lipitor brain fog, rhumatologist, professional dancer, muscle problem, leg pains
    I was on Lipitor for either two or three years, maybe more, can't remember, it was around 2003. About a year after starting the meds I started losing - 92% more...
    Nancy50- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  5. link Rmm007
    Hi Nancy, I know all too well what you are going through. I am 52 and my Dr. told me I needed to take Lipitor because of Triglycerides being high and - 91% more...
    Rmm007- over a year ago
  6. link Bjp1958
    Lipitor drug lovastatin, dizziness and vertigo, lipid levels, history of heart disease, cholesterol level
    I saw a news headline last week that linked Lipitor and forgetfulness and immediately thought "uh-oh'. Three years ago I was in a bad car wreck a - 95% more...
    Bjp1958- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  7. link Jamesgronberg
    Zocor troponin level, darvacet, blood panel, chol, angiogram
    I am 54 and began taking Simvastatin 20mg on Jan 11, 2008 my blood panel showed chol 319 ldl 251hdl 44 trig 118 on Jan 26 I experienced chest pain lik - 87% more...
    Jamesgronberg- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Zocor
  8. link Robinson
    Lipitor progressive muscle weakness, painful cramps, pharmacutical companys, thyroid condition, legs and feet
    I am a 49 year old women, who has been taking Lipitor 10mg for about 2 years at first I was told by my Pharmacist to take before going to bed because - 95% more...
    Robinson- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  9. link Rlpainter
    Get off of the "statin" drugs now and stay off of them Look into other solutions to controlling your cholestorol count. Diet and exercise.
    Rlpainter- over a year ago
  10. link Angie1961
    Lipitor cholesterol ldl, major depression, statin, having a heart attack, heart attack
    I have been on 40mg/day of Lipitor for 5-6 months and this is how I feel: totally drained - no energy at all - horrible lower back pain - I've been in - 82% more...
    Angie1961- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Lipitor
  11. link Jjohnson
    Lipitor weakness in hands, statin, arthritis, 3 years
    I was on Lipitor for about 3 years without any problems, then early last fall my right hand started to lose strength. By October I was convinced that - 88% more...
    Jjohnson- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  12. link Dee0728
    What about welchol
    My Mom has been on almost every Statin drug that is out there. What is the chances of her reacting the same way to Welchol. She has had a major heart - 29% more...
    Dee0728- over a year ago - in Welchol
  13. 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
  14. link Bill54
    Vytorin restless leg syndrome, numbness in toes, dry skin problems, hair folicles, calf cramps
    1. Throbbing and radiating pain in thigh muscles, back muscles, and arms and hands. 2. Calf cramps when sleeping and Restless Leg syndrome. 3. Numbnes - 90% more...
    Bill54- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Vytorin
  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 Glenys
    Lipitor & Liver disease
    What impact does Lipitor have on the liver. I have been taking it for approx 8 yrs and now find I have liver damage
    Glenys- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  17. link Ttfn
    That a common dangerous side effect of taking the statin drug.Thats why the Doc's usually do blood tests.
    Ttfn- over a year ago
  18. link Deafteacher
    aches and pains
    I have been taking Lipitor for many years with no problems. Recently I am experiencing some strange aches in my legs and arms that is worse in the am. - 25% more...
    Deafteacher- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  19. link Ttfn
    Yes! I recommend you google "Space Doc",AKA Dr. D. Graveline who has written a book on statin drugs.
    Ttfn- over a year ago
  20. link Bampam33
    Lipitor high cholesterol, lower back pain, heart problems, leg pain, massive heart attack
    In 2000, a week before my wedding, my father came to visit and mentioned leg weakness, pain in his lower back, and tiredness. I asked if he had been d - 91% more...
    Bampam33- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  21. link Muzikmanrlp
    Wow I am shocked as I read all of these post from others taking the Statin Lipitor. It is 4:35am and I am awake with leg pain muscle aches and lower b - 85% more...
    Muzikmanrlp- over a year ago
  22. link Jchiara
    Vytorin anxiety attacks, hdls, ear problem, magic pill, flaxseed
    I'm crying reading these posts. I thought there was something wrong with me. I'm 41 years old - and my family has a health history of "making&quo - 94% more...
    Jchiara- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Vytorin
  23. link Lightning
    Lipitor statin drugs, upper body strength, hip pain, trouble sleeping, muscle mass
    I turn 60 this year and have been riding motorcycles all my life, but after being on Lipitor for the last two years, I haven't had the upper body stre - 91% more...
    Lightning- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  24. link Lynmar
    Erythromycin chronic gastritis, leg muscles, acid reflux, muscle problems, throat irritation
    I suffer from chronic gastritis, not diarrhea, just inflammation, have taken this for sinus and upper respiritary infection. 250mg four times a day. I - 82% more...
    Lynmar- over a year ago - in Erythromycin
  25. link Sandytoes
    Lisinopril anxiety panic attacks, diuretic, simvastatin, sense of humor, medication
    This was my husband's experience, not mine. He started Lisinopril in October of 2007. After one month he started having anxiety/panic attacks, started - 75% more...
    Sandytoes- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lisinopril