Statins

DRUGS: Simvastatin

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  1. link Rkljajic
    Vytorin tennis elbow pain, virtual nightmare, right shoulder pain, general practioner, swelling ankles
    A nightmare drug. Very good at bringing my cholesterol down to 145, which for me was a record low since my first test BUT......... From right shoulder - 90% more...
    Rkljajic- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Vytorin
  2. 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
  3. link Fleamarketvickie
    Side effects of lipitor
    My 74 year old husband has been on Lipitor for two years. During this time he has become quite listless and depressed and lacking in energy. He has al - 83% more...
    Fleamarketvickie- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  4. link Sandy1
    My husband has had severe effects from taking statins which have caused him to become confused, aggressive, depressed and too ill to work. He was ill - 73% more...
    Sandy1- over a year ago
  5. link Pcbob
    PredniSONE immune system suppression, lymphodema, bug bite, statins, ust
    This is another of those doctor's favorites, because it is so easy to prescribe it and look like they are 'doing' something about your problem. (My do - 75% more...
    Pcbob- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in PredniSONE
  6. link Natam2000
    Vytorin bad cholesterol, muscle pain, night sweats, statins, wks
    After having taken various statins for over 8 yrs., my Doc decided my bad cholesterol wasn't coming down fast enough to suit him. A yr. ago, he put me - 86% more...
    Natam2000- over a year ago - in Vytorin
  7. link Jenkinson
    Lipitor high cholestrol, leg cramps, heart attack, aches and pains, foot swelling
    I started taking 20mg Lipitor 10 years ago,when I was 53 yrs old, as I had a heart attack from unstable agina and high cholestrol.For most of this tim - 74% more...
    Jenkinson- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. link Brenkel
    Lipitor leg cramps, stomach area, trapped nerve, breathing out, drink alcohol
    HI I AM A 56 YEAR OLD WOMAN AND HAVE BEEN ON LIPITOR FOR 4 YEARS NOW,AT FIRST ALL SEEMED WELL THEN 2 YEARS AGO I WAS SENT TO HOSPITAL WITH BURNING PAI - 84% more...
    Brenkel- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  11. 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
  12. link Peternz
    Lipitor low carb diet, cholesterol level, leg pain, lipex, statins
    I'm a mid 40's guy from New Zealand who has been recently prescribed (1 month ago) a 20mg tablet of Lipitor per day. I went off Lipex because I was ha - 81% more...
    Peternz- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  13. link Jy41
    Lipitor statins, fda
    GET LIPITOR AND ALL THE OTHER STATINS OFF THE MARKET. WRITE TO THE FDA AND COMPLAIN !!!!
    Jy41- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  14. link Mamaleenie
    Lipitor leg cramps, slurred speach, memory loss, lower back aches, trouble walking
    My husband was diagnosed with MS 2 1/2 years ago. He has been on Lipitor for about 1 year. Within the past 4 months, his walking has gotten worse. Whe - 82% more...
    Mamaleenie- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  15. link Jy41
    I don't know you but read your post. Please write to the FDA to get the Statins off the market. I was on Lipitor for almost 10 years and it has done s - 52% more...
    Jy41- over a year ago
  16. 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
  17. link Dfsmith
    Sissy, Duane Graveline M.D. has a web site about statins. Just type in Space Doc. You will learn about the damage statins can do. Good luck. D Smith
    Dfsmith- over a year ago
  18. link Vprehm
    Lipitor zocor, cpk, cardiologist, muscle pain, muscle knots
    II have been on Statins for many years. Started with Zocor which caused two large muscle knots in my side. I talked to my cardiologist and was told it - 89% more...
    Vprehm- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  19. link John545
    Lipitor heart palpitations, lipitor, cholesterol level, body aches, hip pains
    I had been taking Lipitor for several years and had many of the common problems listed as possible side effects, however, since bloodwork showed no li - 66% more...
    John545- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  20. link Marshall
    I was getting what I thought might have been shingles with painful burning sensation on my upper torso front and back. At the same time I was feeling - 87% more...
    Marshall- over a year ago
  21. 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
  22. link Ealit
    Lipitor been diagnosed with diabetes, diabetes type 1, statins, muscle pain, ldl level
    Been diagnosed with diabetes type 1 three years ago, I was urged by my doctor to take statins to lower my LDL level (which was 130) down under 100. At - 84% more...
    Ealit- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  23. link Quitlipitor
    Lipitor cause heart disease, shirleys wellness cafe, symptoms of depression, netfirms, cholesterol
    I took 20mg of lipitor for about 4 years and slowly had symptoms of depression, fatigue, short term memory loss, "brain fog", as well as som - 91% more...
    Quitlipitor- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  24. link Donmassey
    Lipitor mail box, lipitor side effects, plantar fasciitis, zetia, heel pain
    I am a heathy 63 year old male. Completed a half marathon last year. Run 15-20 miles a week and bike 20-35 miles a week. I've never had any medical pr - 95% more...
    Donmassey- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lipitor
  25. link Dramsey
    Hello. Thank you for posting this information. I am 56 and also athletic. Can you cite the references you found re: the connection between plantar f a - 66% more...
    Dramsey- over a year ago
  26. link Nlc
    Welchol sinus headache, acid reflux, muscle weakness, mevacor, blood stream
    I have been on Welchol about 21/2 months. I have bloating and lots of gas.indegestion, acid reflux, headache in back of head. I thought was a sinus he - 75% more...
    Nlc- over a year ago - in Welchol