Statins

DRUGS: Simvastatin

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  1. link Olsen
    Lipitor statins, medical journals, drugs, veges, cardiologists
    cardiologists do not make $$$ from pharm companies for prescribing any drugs, statins included. they REALLY, REALLY believe in the efficacy of this cl - 65% more...
    Olsen- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  2. link Nell458
    Lipitor statins, acceptable levels, fish oil, niacin, zero side effects
    I have continued to check into this website periodically. I took two different statins with the same side effects that other folks are experiencing. I - 78% more...
    Nell458- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  3. link Dorothy412
    Lipitor hips and thighs, cholesterol lowering, heart attack, cpk, colesterol
    I have been off lipitor for about a week and am beginning to feel less pain in hips and thighs. My CPK test came back a little elevated so will remain - 69% more...
    Dorothy412- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  4. link Olsen
    Lipitor statin, muscle damage, muscle pain, experience relief, statins
    i would not be assured that the muscle pain is not due to the statin i was taking if it does not disappear within 30 days of stopping it--from reading - 61% more...
    Olsen- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  5. link Donchrobak
    Lipitor muscle cramps, high cholesterol, bicep, stent, statins
    I have been on statins for 4 years. Had a stent in 2002. High cholesterol persisted regardless of dose. 10 mg now 80mg!! Several years ago I started g - 61% more...
    Donchrobak- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  6. link Bampam33
    Lipitor high cholesterol, lower back pain, heart problems, leg pain, massive heart attack
    In 2000, a week before my wedding, my father came to visit and mentioned leg weakness, pain in his lower back, and tiredness. I asked if he had been d - 91% more...
    Bampam33- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  7. link Zocordeath
    Zocor death
    Glad that i found this page today... now a Zocor death story (i am from Hungary, Europe btw). My mother died in Dec 2004, cause of death was Zocor ind - 94% more...
    Zocordeath- over a year ago - in Zocor
  8. link Zocordeath
    Zocor rhabdomyolisis, cholesterol levels, muscle pain, cardiologist, trombose
    Glad that i found this page today... now a Zocor death story (i am from Hungary, Europe btw). My mother died in Dec 2004, cause of death was Zocor ind - 93% more...
    Zocordeath- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Zocor
  9. link Mariemocek
    Pravachol bloated stomach, eye pain, muscle pain, statins, gradually
    Took Pravachol for only a few weeks. I haven't been able to take any statins yet. All caused muscle pain. Doctor keeps trying me on different ones. Th - 66% more...
    Mariemocek- over a year ago - in Pravachol
  10. link Nell458
    Lipitor muscle cramps, statins, fish oil, muscle pains, niacin
    Off Statins for about 2 months,,,,all of my side effects have disappeared, tinititus, muscle pains, muscle cramps, tingling,etc, etc...I am trying fis - 49% more...
    Nell458- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  11. link Jmahr
    Lipitor lipitor 20mg, elbow joints, hip joints, knee joints, chest muscles
    After taking statins (Provacol, Lovastatin, Lipitor, and Zocor) for over 4 years and having strong muscle pains throught out my body, I stopped taking - 88% more...
    Jmahr- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  12. link Swaintx
    Lipitor low fat high fiber diet, high cholesterol, high fiber diet, shoulder and arm pain, ldl
    I'm a 48 yr male. I've been on lipitor since march 2005. My total cholesterol last month was 110, LDL 56, HDL 39. I had previously been on zocor for s - 78% more...
    Swaintx- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  13. link Jcitron
    Lipitor statin drugs, high cholesteral, calf muscles, muscle twitches, cramps
    I'm a 44 year old male. I was on Lipitor for four years and recently started having severe cramps in my thighs and calf muscles, severe dirrhea, sever - 91% more...
    Jcitron- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  14. link Sue842
    Lipitor garlic pills, statins, muscle pains, muscle aches, loss of balance
    Been taking statins for several years and have put up with the muscle aches and general feeling of unwellness for some time now. Took myself off Lipit - 85% more...
    Sue842- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  15. link Nell458
    Lipitor statins, history of heart disease, cholesterol test, fish oil, crestor
    I have written several times on this page. The latest, I told you my cardiologist was unhappy when I took myself off of Lipitor and he is trialing me - 83% more...
    Nell458- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  16. link Jmg
    Lipitor statins, heart disease, mevacor, coq10, hands and feet
    I am a 53 year old female. I have been taking Mevacor and Lipitor for over 20 years. NO great side effects until recently. I am experiencing tingling - 83% more...
    Jmg- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  17. link Jimandgina
    Lipitor "diagnosis?"
    20 weeks ago, I awakened with severe stabbing pains in my head and muscle pains in thighs. In the days following, the acute pain was also in my hips, - 92% more...
    Jimandgina- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  18. link Jimandgina
    Lipitor psoriatic arthritis, mobic, statin drugs, myl, lidocane
    20 weeks ago, I awakened with severe stabbing pains in my head and muscle pains in thighs. In the days following, the acute pain was also in my hips, - 91% more...
    Jimandgina- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  19. link Loganberries58
    Pravachol zetia, loss of balance, painful eyes, statins, cardiologist
    I have taken parvachol since August 2002. The dosage began at 40 mg per day, and I didn't have any major side effects. Later the dosage was increased - 78% more...
    Loganberries58- over a year ago - in Pravachol
  20. link R.johnson
    Lipitor atorvastatin calcium, omerprazole, type 2 diabetes, diabetes clinic, self medication
    SUSPECTED ADVERSE REACTION TO LIPITOR 10mg TABLETS. Wed 02 March 2005. I have Type 2 Diabetes and live in the UK. In Dec 2003 I had my annual medical - 98% more...
    R.johnson- over a year ago - in Lipitor