1. link Tmichael
    Lipitor and parkinson's disease
    My dad is 75 years old and has always been very active. He golfs, bowls, dances and it seems in the last year he has started having much muscle weakne - 78% more...
    Tmichael- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  2. link Olsen
    husband took lipitor for 4 yrs then diagnosed with parkinson's. recently discovered he possesses a mutation in a gene, SLCO1B1 which encodes a transpo - 89% more...
    Olsen- over a year ago
  3. link Latwell
    Simvastatin and mold allergies
    If you are allergic to Aspergillus terreus and yeast should you take Simvastatin or is the Aspergillus inactive?
    Latwell- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Simvastatin
  4. link Einstein
    Statins nearly killed me, then the doctor tried to give me a low dose statin, same thing began to happen, muscle dystrophy. It was incredibly painful - 45% more...
    Einstein- over a year ago
  5. link Fearn
    Pravachol liver enzymes, liver enzyme, sore muscles, arms and legs, zetia
    44 yr opld white male dx'd w total chol of 290. Rx'd 20 mgs of Pravachol per day. Had increased liver enzyme in blood and very sore muscles (esp arms - 64% more...
    Fearn- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Pravachol
  6. link Snuke
    I am a 56-yr. old female who was placed on 20 mg of Pravastatin, generic of Pravachol. Blood work showed cholesterol was 286. Dr. said increase Pravas - 77% more...
    Snuke- over a year ago
  7. link Gordonhp
    Simvastatin 7 months, twitch, several times, long time
    Been taking Simvastatin for about 7 months and developed a consistantly occuring TWITCH IN MY RIGHT EYE. It would occur several times a day and last f - 42% more...
    Gordonhp- over a year ago - in Simvastatin
  8. 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
  9. link Jchiara
    Vytorin anxiety attacks, hdls, ear problem, magic pill, flaxseed
    I'm crying reading these posts. I thought there was something wrong with me. I'm 41 years old - and my family has a health history of "making&quo - 94% more...
    Jchiara- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Vytorin
  10. link Ziemers3
    These testamonies are all so interesting and I'm noting the frequency of stiffness complaints and sore muscles and joints. The reason I started resear - 75% more...
    Ziemers3- over a year ago
  11. link Francmaria
    lipitor,simvastatin,and lovastatin
    my husband is on simvastatin the dr. put him on lovastatin should he take both
    Francmaria- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Simvastatin
  12. link Dahowell
    No one should take more than one "statin" medication at any time. The prescriber should be contacted to clarify which one he should be taking.
    Dahowell- over a year ago
  13. link Nana3510
    Zocor thigh pain, arm pain, simvastatin, statin, toothache
    I have been on simvastatin for six months and just recently have been having problems with left thigh pain, left arm pain and right hand pain. It is l - 68% more...
    Nana3510- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Zocor
  14. link Bobby
    Nana, Your symptoms are common complaints with statin drugs. If the drug causes you these problems, why do you still take it? Or have you already disc - 11% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  15. link Cyn89
    Simvastatin wks, headaches, duane graveline, beatrice golomb, webb sites
    Has anyone experienced passing-out while using Simvastatin?
    Cyn89- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Simvastatin
  16. link Mersault
    I am not a statin-user - nor will I ever be. . To see relatives suffer from side effects was enough. That got me started to look for unbiased informat - 91% more...
    Mersault- over a year ago
  17. link Hijado
    Welchol normal cholesterol levels, welchol, oral medication, skin creams, heart attacks
    Welchol does not cause muscle aches. I have been on and off Lipitor for years that caused terrible aches in my legs. Doc switched me to Welchol last s - 74% more...
    Hijado- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Welchol
  18. link Rescalante85
    I was not able to take statin's due to muscle aches, however with Welchol I have had no side effects.
    Rescalante85- over a year ago
  19. link Helpjenny
    Coenzyme Q10 flax seed oil, statin drugs, excruciating pain, muscle weakness, flax
    My cardiologist prescribed 200mg of CoQ10 per day. Within a couple of weeks my legs started cramping up and the muscles became sore. I got to the poin - 86% more...
    Helpjenny- over a year ago - in Coenzyme Q10
  20. link Jim2627
    Simvastatin family history of heart disease, history of heart disease, high cholesterol, crestor, irregularity
    I started on 20 mg simvastatin when I was around 35 years old due to high cholesterol and a bad family history of heart disease. I was fine until a ye - 92% more...
    Jim2627- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Simvastatin
  21. link Kito
    Simvastatin mild exercise, cholesterol levels, sketchers, food intake, muscle pain
    I reluctantly started 20mg simvastatin on 8/16/10 at the advice of my doctor due to elevated cholesterol levels which has been increasing over the yea - 83% more...
    Kito- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Simvastatin
  22. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Unquestionably the statins have caused your problems, they sure did for me and thousands of others. There is no evidence anywhere on this planet that - 43% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  23. link Chavju2
    Simvastatin apple cider vinegar, fda website, meeds, statins, preg
    I have been on 10 mg of simvastatin for about 3 months now and am experiencing pain in my left arm yesterday my right leg down to my foot started to t - 91% more...
    Chavju2- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Simvastatin
  24. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Trying to get pregnant and taking simvastatin! that evil shocking genocidal horrific excuse for a stinkin quack would probably say it is safe to smoke - 84% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  25. link Paulaj
    Crestor memory issues, balance issues, big toe, muscle weakness, muscle spasms
    muscle spasms (PAINFUL) in my big toe (right) general muscle weakness (right side) can't pick up my right foot making it difficult to walk, balance is - 43% more...
    Paulaj- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Crestor
  26. link Bobby
    The symptoms you describe are classic of statin poisoning. I encourage you to fight back. Do not be afraid to confront the physician who injured you a - 78% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  27. 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
  28. link Propsguy
    jca77, zetia is still a statin and since you've had bad reactions to other brands, you'll surely have a repeat performance with this one. try taking s - 93% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago
  29. link Liz1429
    Simvastatin simvastin, vaginal bleeding, 5 months, groin area, brand new baby
    I've been on Simvastatin for 5 months and experienced vaginal bleeding. Any one have this?
    Liz1429- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Simvastatin
  30. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Nose bleeds have also been reported by statin victims. Not a doctor but would have thought that the inside tissues of any part of the body would be so - 33% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  31. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    I'm male mid 50s, have been actively following statin effects for 3 years since being near fataly poisoned by this genocidal chemical. I read a lady s - 80% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  32. 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
  33. link Callily02
    @rlwesty--my goodness, you have no idea how glad I am to read your posting!! I have had that same "buzzyness" that you speak of in my arms h - 81% more...
    Callily02- over a year ago