Statins

DRUGS: Simvastatin

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  1. 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
  2. link Glynisrose
    You should not be taking statins if you are on thyroxine of any kind. Generally the reason why cholesterol is raised is because your thyroid isn't wor - 58% more...
    Glynisrose- over a year ago
  3. link Librarian1988
    Lisinopril side effects doc blows off
    I got a new doctor. I have had high BP managed with Catapres. She put me on Lisinopril. I told her I didn't want an ACE-inhibitor because of side effe - 89% more...
    Librarian1988- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Lisinopril
  4. link Librarian1988
    Wcarp, Thank you for the Web information. I am already going to try these things since I found the advice in a book, Cholesterol Cures by the Editors - 76% more...
    Librarian1988- over a year ago
  5. link Wicca101
    concerns about Lipidor
    Hi, my boyfriend was recently put on Lipidor by his doctor, the doctor said that he has 20% chance to get an heart attack by the time he is 60 (he is - 76% more...
    Wicca101- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  6. link Swedish
    I care because I had a close friend who was on Simvastatin for several years. I have never taken it myself - nor would I. He aged prematurely in many - 90% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  7. 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
  8. link Vrm_vaddadi
    Statins are the order of the day. Thetruth about their benefits holds good till it is destabilised by furthur research like any other scientific truth - 65% more...
    Vrm_vaddadi- over a year ago
  9. link Lin20
    Lipitor sore muscles, muscles tendons, statins, amitriptyline, fibromyalgia
    I am now almost 12 months post 80mg Lipitor once daily which was prescribed for a possible TIA (it turned out to be a migraine with aura and cholester - 83% more...
    Lin20- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  10. link Lin20
    Hi, It has been some time since I checked this website. I am now 1yr 3mnths off Lipitor 80mg and unfortunately I am still having problems. My physicia - 91% more...
    Lin20- over a year ago
  11. link Duffer
    RASH AND WEIGHT GAIN WITH SIMVASTATIN
    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
  12. link Swedish
    Please visit spacedoc.net. There´s lots of information about side effects and also a Forum with stories. You can also order a free news letter. Also r - 89% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  13. link Dutchgal5043
    Simvastatin simvastatin, stage 3 breast cancer, nagging cough, unexplained problems, diet exercise
    I am a 59 yo female and have been taking Simvastatin for approx 6 months. I have been having a lot of unexplained problems but after reading something - 86% more...
    Dutchgal5043- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in Simvastatin
  14. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    I am 3 years since ceasing this crap. I only stopped taking oxycontin pain killer about October 2010. My mother just had a stroke, the stinkin quack a - 82% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  15. link Motheradele646

    My husband had a massive heart attack and passed away as a result of it three years ago. His cholesterol was in the normal range and he was not overwe - 88% more...
    Motheradele646- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  16. link Martinmagini
    Lipitor liver enzymes, sinus problems, swollen hands, heart palpitations, high blood pressure
    Today my doctor told me to stop taking Lipitor because my liver enzymes look bad. This prompted me to search and I found this website. I am so glad I - 73% more...
    Martinmagini- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lipitor
  17. link Left4dead
    There is a yahoo support group for persons harmed by statins: Go to yahoo groups, look for Stopped Our Statins. Sorry this site didn't allow the link.
    Left4dead- over a year ago
  18. link Left4dead
    [link removed] Support group for persons harmed by statins.
    Left4dead- over a year ago
  19. link Ukmartian
    NOW OFF STATINS
    After 5 years and trying 3-4 different statins my doctor has concluded that they do not suit me (phewww)....I am now on a different type off cholester - 86% more...
    Ukmartian- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Simvastatin
  20. link Swedish
    There are doctors/scientists who disagree with the Cholesterol Hypotesis, but they don´t have the finance to spread their views in the same way as the - 86% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  21. link Bobby

    You are not the only one to complain of feeling older on a statin drug. Some people appear to age quickly on statins, and there is a good reason why. - 92% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  22. link Ilbvacumin
    Simvastatin muscle and joint pain, withdrawal effects, blurry vision, walking stick, zocor
    I'm a 54 year old female prescribed 10 mg zocor(simvastatin) for slightly elevated cholesterol. Took it for 7 months before I clued in to the cause of - 85% more...
    Ilbvacumin- over a year ago - 147 Replies - in Simvastatin
  23. link Ukmartian
    After 5 years and trying 3-4 different statins my doctor has concluded that they do not suit me (phewww)....I am now on a different type off cholester - 86% more...
    Ukmartian- over a year ago
  24. link Shirley
    Zocor zorcor, plavic, preventative measure, cholesterol, bone spur
    In Janyary 2001, I was diagnosised with diabetis. Besides the diebetic medicine the doctor put me on plavic and zocor as a preventative measure as my - 92% more...
    Shirley- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Zocor
  25. link Snowbound
    its all the meds poisoning your whole body and brain!!!!I too suffered until thanks to this website I did research on all statins !!!I was for over tw - 82% more...
    Snowbound- over a year ago
  26. link Garyvt
    Headaches, ringing in ears, malaise...
    I've been on Lipitor for 7 years. Just turned 52 and I am now getting symptoms of headaches, ringing in ears and malaise. Doc said I have a sinus infe - 57% more...
    Garyvt- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  27. link Swedish
    I have never taken statins - nor would I. My father and two other people close to me did and I saw their suffering, but then- before the Internet - I - 87% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  28. link Msgulfgirl
    Every muscle in my body aches,
    Because I sleep so much, my back and ribs get so sore. Also, I feel like my muscles are weakening. I'm sick and tired of being sick and tired. Does th - 95% more...
    Msgulfgirl- over a year ago - 32 Replies - in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  29. link Retireddoc
    What you are experiencing is a side effect of all statins. Looks it up under side effects of Lipitor. I suspect you have a deficiency in the P450 syst - 58% more...
    Retireddoc- over a year ago
  30. link Dclevenger51
    Welchol bad trouble, erection problems, palp, joint pains, meal time
    I am 51 years old and I have been taking Welchol 625 mg now for about 1 year. I take 3 tabs in the morning and 3 tabs in the evening right at meal tim - 85% more...
    Dclevenger51- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Welchol
  31. link Tth
    I have had trouble with statins and hoped that Welchol would help ... still having joint and neck pain ... feet and toes hurt constantly ...
    Tth- over a year ago
  32. link Paininthigh
    Simvastatin Side Effect
    After about 3 months on 40mg of Simvastatin, I have extreme pain in my left hip, left thigh, and left knee. I can't walk unless I use a cane. My othop - 47% more...
    Paininthigh- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Simvastatin
  33. link Fordangelina40
    simvastatin statins side effects simvastatin side effects normal cholesterol levels
    Fordangelina40- over a year ago
  34. link Don5830
    5 mg simvastatin problems
    I started with this low dose and after several months, started having cramping in my hands and feet. Stopped taking Simvastatin and the problems went - 74% more...
    Don5830- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Simvastatin
  35. link Fordangelina40
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    Fordangelina40- over a year ago