1. link Tiptop
    Lipitor thin skin, dermatologist, peels, biopsy, ulcer
    I take 10mg Lipitor every day, I broke out with dark red itchyskin eruptions on ankle,stomach, and hip thin skin over eruption when it peels off there - 72% more...
    Tiptop- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  2. link Sgirdler
    I broke out in a similar rash after re starting to take LIPITOR after a break of quite a few months. The main thing though for me was the anxiety and - 74% more...
    Sgirdler- over a year ago
  3. link Roz
    Vytorin vytorin side effects, took me so long, lung cancer, muscle pain, statin
    My doctor has put me on four different statins - with reactions from all of them. The one I just went off of - Vytorin - had me suicidal. I had pains - 82% more...
    Roz- over a year ago - in Vytorin
  4. link Trap72
    Zocor heart doctor, heart damage, heart arteries, drugs, statins
    After by-pass heart surgery in 2002, my cardilogist put me on 40mg of zocor. I was in good health with no physical limitations. I had no heart damage. - 94% more...
    Trap72- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in Zocor
  5. link Gmjordan5
    Thanks for the info. This damaging effect of Choleterol lowering drugs was told to me by a scientist. I was so stiff and painful while taking lipitor, - 86% more...
    Gmjordan5- over a year ago
  6. link Seekers999
    Lipitor coq 10, private mail, hotmaildotcom, social security disability, statin drugs
    Cure for side effects? CoQ 10 helped me it could help you to. I don't think the private mail on this site works. You can contact me: seekers999@hotmai - 88% more...
    Seekers999- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  7. link Seekers999
    Lipitor coq 10, coenzyme q10, coronary heart disease, social security disabilty, statin drugs
    Lipitor NOT EFFECTIVE ON WOMEN!! "Again and again, clinical studies have failed to show that the use of statins lowers cardiovascular risk in wom - 91% more...
    Seekers999- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  8. link Caznrog
    Zocor simvastatin, pain in left side, shoulder pain, acute pain, trigger finger
    I've been on simvastatin for about 8 years - recently increased to 20mg pd. Side-effects seem to match up very closely with other posters. Back and sh - 70% more...
    Caznrog- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Zocor
  9. link Mlmiller
    Last year I had severe trigger finger in my right hand, ring finger. 2 shots of cortisone (or similar steroid) had only limited benefit. It dawned on - 80% more...
    Mlmiller- over a year ago
  10. link Dedesapp
    Zocor pad, fda approved, lexapro, made up my mind, blurred vision
    Practically the same as everyone else. I have PAD (so they say). So, I 'm not really sure whether the extreme pain in my calves and hips are a result - 80% more...
    Dedesapp- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Zocor
  11. link Strtnovr50
    I have been on every Statin drug they have...they all caused the same effects that you have....Walmart has an Herbal pill called Cholestoff...It dropp - 51% more...
    Strtnovr50- over a year ago
  12. link Mvjacobsen
    Toprol-XL toprol, experience weight gain, lack of libido, ear drainage, joint pain
    38y.o F taking toprol 100mg once a day for hypertension x 15mths History of Hypothyroidism which is controlled w/ synthroid and closley monitored w/ l - 78% more...
    Mvjacobsen- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Toprol-XL
  13. link Mehitabel
    Get off the stuff asap!!!!!!!! Look up... rhabdomyolysis... this is what can happen to you....Toporal has same side effects as Statiin drugs....such a - 94% more...
    Mehitabel- over a year ago
  14. link Pacothedog1
    Zocor muscle weakness, swelling in ankles, lipid medication, weight gain, compression socks
    on zocor since dec 2006, i have alot of other medical problems, arthritis, fused foot, very bad lower back and some osteoporesis, but i believe more s - 83% more...
    Pacothedog1- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Zocor
  15. link Iansimpson
    I amhorrified at discovering that so many people are in the same situation as me. I suffered from polio as a kid, and had some cardiac problems needin - 85% more...
    Iansimpson- over a year ago
  16. link Maui7002
    Advair HFA statin drugs, advair, muscle pains, x ray, then i thought
    I have been on Advair for almost five years (on and off for three, but 2X a day for two 250/50). The the symptoms appeared: Tingling extremities, head - 75% more...
    Maui7002- over a year ago - in Advair HFA
  17. link Wmartin
    simvastatin and levothyroxine
    I am taking both of these and the statin appears to be negating the thyroxine is this possible?
    Wmartin- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Simvastatin
  18. link Coffeetonn
    Lipitor leg pain, statins, statin drugs, scare me to death, extreme weakness
    I have had extreme charlie horselike pain in my calves and behind my knee. I have stopped taking lipitor about a week ago, so far no improvement. I wa - 50% more...
    Coffeetonn- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  19. link Currentsol
    I had the very same symptoms with Lipitor and Crestor. The cramping was excruciating. After discontinuing the drugs the symptoms went away but my LDL - 72% more...
    Currentsol- over a year ago
  20. link Justmedad
    Lipitor kidney pain, kidney pains, coincidently, friuts, statin
    I am 45, male on lipitor for about 2 months now. I am experiencing kidney pains that wake me up at night. I have been noticing dark urination prior to - 71% more...
    Justmedad- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  21. link Sissy1954
    Lipitor short term memory, skelaxin, shoulder pain, neck shoulder, pulled muscle
    I am totally shocked at what I have learned about Lipitor. My physician prescribed 10mg for me over 4 years ago. No major problems until recently. Sev - 82% more...
    Sissy1954- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in Lipitor
  22. link Kvbennett
    I read your mail and I am amazed at how your experience with Lipitor is so similar to mine. I was put on anti-depressants, had severe neck and muscle - 68% more...
    Kvbennett- over a year ago
  23. link Sweet_cyanide
    Zocor degenerative arthritis, statin drugs, sensitive person, spine, hips
    my mom took zocor and it caused pain in her hips. after a week it was so bad she couldn't walk. she'd never had a problem with them but ever since the - 72% more...
    Sweet_cyanide- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Zocor
  24. link Corey823
    Lipitor tricor, muscle pain, tendonitis, cholesterol, flax seed oil
    I am 48 years old and I have been taking Tricor for about 4 years. About 2 years ago my doctor added 10 mg of Lipitor. My cholesterol went from 235 to - 78% more...
    Corey823- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  25. link Marshall
    I recently (two weeks) stopped taking Tricor and Lipitor combo and I do feel somewhat better. However I have develpoed what seems like arthritis in my - 82% more...
    Marshall- over a year ago
  26. link Olsen
    Lipitor transient global amnesia, statin side effects, family practitioner, informative web, statins
    Dr. Duane Graveline MD is a family practitioner who trained as an astronaut. He suffered 2 episodes of transient global amnesia after being on Lipitor - 57% more...
    Olsen- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  27. link Iveepush
    Synthroid ldl cholesterol, medication, statin drug, cholesterol level, levothyroxine
    I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism in April of this year (2007) kind of by accident through a routine checkup. I had gained a bit of weight over the - 87% more...
    Iveepush- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Synthroid
  28. link Abull
    Lipitor allergic conjunctivitis, exema, office today, lips, omega 3 fatty acids
    I have been taking Lipitor 20 mg for 4 months. Six to eight weeks ago I developed exema, allergic conjunctivitis and burning/swelling of my lips. I sa - 53% more...
    Abull- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lipitor
  29. link Mooshka
    Are u doing any better ? Your side-effects made me think. About the same time I started lipitor I had an "allergic reaction" but didnt know - 71% more...
    Mooshka- over a year ago