Statins

DRUGS: Simvastatin

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  1. link Chris2007
    Lipitor full recovery, statins, coq10, poison, fda
    57 years old male. I took Lipitor for 5 years. I didn't notice that 3 months ago I was getting very weak - attributed it to being out of shape. I went - 77% more...
    Chris2007- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  2. link Catzntrees
    Chris, please make a report of your symptoms to the FDA. It's very easy online. I had the exact same symptoms you have last year and even though I sto - 58% more...
    Catzntrees- over a year ago
  3. 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
  4. link Olsen
    10 days may not be enough time to determine if Lipitor is responsible for your symptoms. discuss with your doc--because of biochemical changes that oc - 61% more...
    Olsen- over a year ago
  5. link Mfo325
    Pravachol side effect?
    This is the 3rd try on different doses of pravachol. Each time I have had different amounts of pain and memory loss. Just started again last week afte - 79% more...
    Mfo325- over a year ago - in Pravachol
  6. link Gg4262
    Zocor aqua jogging, feeling light headed, high blood sugar, exercise routine, muscle aches
    When I started taking Zocor a few months ago I also had added aqua jogging to my exercise routine and I thought that the tiredness, fatique, muscle ac - 89% more...
    Gg4262- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Zocor
  7. link Lemfas
    Your pharmacist is correct. Don't listen to the doc. I just went through the same thing with my father. My father had severe pain from lipitor in his - 85% more...
    Lemfas- over a year ago
  8. link Hopes
    Pravachol and muscle or tendon tears
    Has anyone had experience with rotator cuff tears, bicep tendon tears etc. I have been on statins for 15 + years and was wondering if these two could - 7% more...
    Hopes- over a year ago - in Pravachol
  9. link Swakasuperwoman
    Zocor statin drugs, stents, zetia, crestor, hips
    I had my first MI at age 57 on Oct. 29th 2004. I was given Zocor 40 meg. and my problems started in the hospital. I had terrible leg aches and they ev - 94% more...
    Swakasuperwoman- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Zocor
  10. 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
  11. link Allen1
    Hi there Trap72, I had a heart attack when I was 38 and soon after was put on a low dose of simvastatin (Zocor). over time it was leveled off at eithe - 95% more...
    Allen1- over a year ago
  12. link Peasej
    Lipitor muscle recovery
    My endocrinologist put me on Lipitor about 2 years ago. Three months ago, I began to experience severe leg pain, partly in the muscles of the calf and - 76% more...
    Peasej- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  13. link Dave847
    You are one of the many hundreds who have written to me of your apparently permanent side effects associated with the use of statin drugs. Until now I - 98% more...
    Dave847- over a year ago
  14. link Dave847
    Lipitor Muscle Recovery
    I've been off lipitor since June, and the only thing that I have found at this time to help was taking at least 300 mg of CoQ10 & at 300mg of Alph - 83% more...
    Dave847- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Lipitor
  15. link Dave847
    You are one of the many hundreds who have written to me of your apparently permanent side effects associated with the use of statin drugs. Until now I - 98% more...
    Dave847- over a year ago
  16. link Jancatlover
    Another Lipitor Victim
    Hello all, I have been off and on Lipitor and Zocor for 10 years at 20 mg. I started experiencing dizziness, headaches and muscle pains which I attrib - 86% more...
    Jancatlover- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Lipitor
  17. link Dave847
    You are one of the many hundreds who have written to me of your apparently permanent side effects associated with the use of statin drugs. Until now I - 98% more...
    Dave847- over a year ago
  18. 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
  19. link Ebonicelli
    Niaspan ER cholesterol lowering drugs, heart attack victims, swelling of feet and ankles, statins, niaspan
    The flushing didn't start for me until after I'd been taking it a couple of weeks, and seems to be getting worse. I am also experiencing bad swelling - 80% more...
    Ebonicelli- over a year ago - in Niaspan ER
  20. link Eunice
    Lipitor coq 10, hips, fosomax, hip pain, back pain
    I have been taking Lipitor !0 mg since Aug. of 06.Recently I have experienced progressively increased back,& hip pain & stiffness. Sometimes w - 83% more...
    Eunice- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  21. link Ceciliamomof2
    Zocor anemia, bleeding disorders, statins, family member, dx
    i have a family member on zocor. he has been dx, and rx for anemia without a known cause. can statins cause bleeding disorders.(anemia)
    Ceciliamomof2- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Zocor
  22. link Fan463
    Lipitor statins, pins and needles, memory problems, pain killers, electric shocks
    I was put on Lipitor over a year ago. I began having memory problems last Sept. and even asked for an Alzheimer's test. Thing got worse, I now have co - 90% more...
    Fan463- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  23. link Happystar1
    Lipitor lower cholesterol, stomach pain, provachol, heart attack, crestor
    I was on Lipitor for several years with no side effects. After time it didn't seem as effective as it did at first but maybe I wasn't watching my diet - 83% more...
    Happystar1- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  24. link M.breaz
    Lipitor age of menopause, stomachs, weight gain, statins, lipitor
    I am wondering if any women on Lipitor have gained weight from it?Another woman and I have been on Lipitor for a year and have noticed a thickness in - 33% more...
    M.breaz- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  25. link Olsen
    Lipitor peripheral neuropathy, best of luck, statins, duane graveline
    from my understanding, one month is not long enough to determine if the symptoms are caused by Lipitor--please read the postings in the archives about - 59% more...
    Olsen- over a year ago - in Lipitor