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  1. link Ksenthil
    Zocor blood cholesterol level, oat meal, flax seeds, zocar, natural medication
    I am male 37 years old. In June 2007, my blood test shows 249 total cholesterol. After that, I was taking super B-complex, fish and flax seeds pills. - 87% more...
    Ksenthil- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Zocor
  2. link Vkb719
    Toprol-XL light changes, cold turkey, ring finger, middle finger, index finger
    I took Toprol for almost 2 years then in Aug generic came out Metoprolol and I switched over. I was taking 25mg. After a few weeks, I noticed numbness - 92% more...
    Vkb719- over a year ago - 10 Replies - in Toprol-XL
  3. link Helene09
    Is anyone taking a "statin" (cholesterol pill, zorcor, pravachol, etc) with the toporal medication? My husband and I have blurry vision, ter - 64% more...
    Helene09- over a year ago
  4. link Brian1961
    Lipitor biceps tendon rupture, statin drugs, statin drug, saga continues, have never heard
    Hey you all......the lipitor saga continues. I posted #23428 on Sept 6th. On Sept 13th I picked a 30 pound piece of fabric up at work and there was a - 84% more...
    Brian1961- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in Lipitor
  5. link Laura707
    Hi there.. The worst of my tendon problems started after I quit the statin drug. It has moved from one joint to another, everyday, a different joint. - 80% more...
    Laura707- over a year ago
  6. link Bogie1
    Zocor kidney pain, mounths, statin, gona, ibprofen
    been on simvastan for about 3 years, started getting left side kidney pain mounths ago and it's not going away. very tender at times, take ibprofen an - 28% more...
    Bogie1- over a year ago - in Zocor
  7. link Ngeddings
    Lipitor rheumatoid arthritis, sciatica pain, lupus, orthopedic doctor, screw driver
    I took lipitor for almost two years (42). Started having a pain in my upper thigh as if someone was turning a screw driver into my leg. The pain progr - 90% more...
    Ngeddings- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  8. link Jca77
    I am also 42 and an RN. For many years, I have had doctors prescribe statins(Lipitor and Zocor) because of my familial, very high cholesterol. Each ti - 88% more...
    Jca77- over a year ago
  9. link Mortiekin
    lipito and eyes
    Can lipitor make your eyesight worse/ I have a problem with ischaemic optical neuropathy which basically means a blockage or congeston in the vein beh - 82% more...
    Mortiekin- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  10. link Lexus430
    Zocor musle, statin, left shoulder, ked, physio
    I am 59. Not overweight and now eat intelligently .Had moderate heart attack in August 2001 and have taken 20mg of ZOCOR every day since.About four ye - 89% more...
    Lexus430- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Zocor
  11. link Johnyp_2000
    I started getting numbness and tingling in my feet. Then weakness in my legs. Fatigue and a little off balance. I was on Zocor for one year then Vytor - 73% more...
    Johnyp_2000- over a year ago
  12. link Johnyp_2000
    Lipitor elliptical trainer, zocor, balance issues, statin, own health
    I am a haelthy 50 year old that used to walk three miles three times a week and elliptical trainer another two days a week. I started taking Zocor abo - 86% more...
    Johnyp_2000- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  13. link Chand
    Bruising..
    My doctor has doubled the statin dosage and now i have unexplained bruising on my thighs and upper arms. Is this a side effect? Is it more serious tha - 25% more...
    Chand- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  14. link Swedish
    Lipitor cholesterol myths, loss of memory, john abramson, statins, clue
    I have never taken any statins. Hardly any other medications either, but I have seen the consequences in people near me, particularly a close friend w - 88% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  15. link Susers
    Pravachol statin drugs, lower back pain, alertness, memory
    Since I have been on 20 mg of Pravachol, I have fallen once, feel wobly alot of the time and also have lower back pain. Worse in the middle of the nig - 50% more...
    Susers- over a year ago - in Pravachol
  16. link Madammarina
    Zocor leg cramps, mevacor, cholestorol, fatique, meon
    My doctor started me on Mevacor a few months ago at 40 mg - I could hardly stand up to walk - my back was killing me! Then she put meon 5 mg of Zocor - 73% more...
    Madammarina- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Zocor
  17. link Madammarina
    Hello! Nice to hear from another "stain" patient who has concerns. I wonder if my doctor(s) are in cahoots with the pharm companies to push - 88% more...
    Madammarina- over a year ago
  18. link Ebabb43
    Pravachol statin drugs, zocor, night sweats, cholesteral, lets try
    I am a 51 year old healthy male. Was on Vytorin for nine months, but finally noticed I was getting really lethargic, was weak ( I used to be able to r - 89% more...
    Ebabb43- over a year ago - in Pravachol
  19. link Jgp
    Lipitor cholesterol myths, medical myths, know the truth, john abramson, joel kauffman
    I am a 54 year old male who has a chronic a-fib. My cholesterol was a wee bit high so my now retired MD put me on Zetia, which just about killed me- c - 89% more...
    Jgp- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Lipitor
  20. link Relative
    I have hardly ever taken any drugs, but I have seen close by what happened to my relatives/friends. Particularly a very close friend who died on May 1 - 87% more...
    Relative- over a year ago
  21. link Bulldog
    Lipitor statin, upset stomach, muscle pain, opinon, experiance
    After taking lipitor for 2 months my body ached so bad I had to quit taking it. My doc was actually ticked off and gave me the whole "life saving - 76% more...
    Bulldog- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  22. 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
  23. link Jodigoike
    Pravachol numbness and tingling, tingling in fingers, osteoarthritis, brother, rt shoulder
    I have severe numbness and tingling in fingers to the point of problems sleeping due to the discomfort. Also have pain and popping in both thumbs only - 63% more...
    Jodigoike- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Pravachol
  24. link Hearthealthy
    I had the same popping in the thumb joints, as well as toes, and tingling in the fingers and arms that woke me at night. I cut back my pravachol to ev - 54% more...
    Hearthealthy- over a year ago
  25. link Brian1961
    Lipitor left shoulder pain, high triglycerides, short term memory problems, short term memory, muscle pain
    I am a 46 year old male prescribed Lipitor by my doctor for cholesterol above 300 and high triglycerides. 10 mgs for approx 5 months. During this time - 85% more...
    Brian1961- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  26. link Lkatz
    I am a physical therapist and have seen several patients with unexplained muscle and joint pain which turns out to be related to the Lipitor or other - 63% more...
    Lkatz- over a year ago