Statins

DRUGS: Simvastatin

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  1. link Ji.godwin
    Metformin Hydrochloride zocor, muscle pain, statins, metformin, decided that this
    I've been on Metformin for about the past three years. I'm now 65 and a half, and I've recently decided that this drug has caused me a lot of muscle p - 76% more...
    Ji.godwin- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Metformin Hydrochloride
  2. link Halgensjr
    Lipitor cramps, mid thigh, blood tested, endur, statins
    I am 70 years old and have been taking Lipitor for about 5 years. Over the years I would wake up in the night with cramps in my left calf. Eventually - 62% more...
    Halgensjr- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  3. link Tonyoso
    Lipitor ageing process, cholesterol, drastic reduction, body approach, statins
    Following some careful reading, here's a thought: Perhaps these statins are the opposite of the "Elixir of Youth" and, by preventing the nor - 74% more...
    Tonyoso- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  4. link Lizc
    Lipitor coq10, dibeates, muscle pains, statin, noticable
    I've been taking low dosage of Lipitor for over 4 years. No noticable side effects until past 2-3 months. I've had severe muscle pains in arms and sho - 67% more...
    Lizc- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  5. link Wendysorga
    Lipitor low thyroid, minor stroke, shoulder and neck pain, atorvastatin, finger joint
    have been taking Atorvastatin for 5 months, prescribed by the hospital after I was hospitalised for 3 days following a minor stroke. I was prescribed - 86% more...
    Wendysorga- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  6. link Bobby
    Lipitor low thyroid function, american association of endocrinologists, high cholesterol, thyroid hormone, thyroid disorders
    I agree with the person below. Low thyroid function causes elevated cholesterol. It's no secret and has been a proven fact for years, yet according to - 83% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  7. link Skeezix7
    Lipitor leg muscles, gout, vikadan, doubt in my mind, knee down
    I'm 78 years old and in fairly good health, considering. Began taking Lipitor, 10 mg daily, nearly six years ago. Lowered my cholesterol nicely, thank - 90% more...
    Skeezix7- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  8. link Dstevens
    Lipitor knee pain, statins, stiffness, enough to scare, difficulty walking
    Have been taking statins for 10+ years with side effects of dizziness, flu like symtoms and fatigue and attributed all to aging. Started Lipitor 3+ yr - 79% more...
    Dstevens- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  9. link Gridpipethynne
    Lipitor ldl cholesterol, ldl levels, shoulder pain, statin therapy, statins
    I took Zocor for 60 days and stopped because of pain in both my shoulders, not being totally sure this was the cause but being normally very free of s - 87% more...
    Gridpipethynne- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  10. link Ian939
    Lipitor arthritis, crestor, zocor, vegetarian diet, muscle pains
    w/o taking Statins by total C level is 300-320 I first tried Niacin, but the side effect had me with "burning" for many hours and I look lik - 91% more...
    Ian939- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  11. link Jmahr
    Lipitor pravacol, niacine, zetia, elbow joints, muscle pain
    my side affects from statins (Lipitor) have been muscle pain in my legs and back. I also get aches in my knees and elbow joints. When I stop taking Li - 78% more...
    Jmahr- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  12. link Olsen
    Lipitor john abramson, program airs, statins, pharmaceutical industry, american medicine
    Frontline presents a program on the Pharmaceutical Industry (statins a big feature as per advertisement for program) Airs on PBS 9PM (EST) Tuesday nig - 52% more...
    Olsen- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  13. link Cpa9us
    Lipitor disability insurance, reported problems, statins, times 3, expert advice
    I also strongly recommend what the post below says about good disability insurance. It's too late now for me to have taken such excellent advice. I WA - 82% more...
    Cpa9us- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  14. link Ahcb87
    Lipitor clincal trials, down in history, sorry folks, statin, statins
    for everyone who has a side effect there are a 1000 people with none. Statins are in fact perhaps the safest drug on the market. During clincal trials - 66% more...
    Ahcb87- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  15. link Ellio1940
    Zocor swollen wrists, hands and fingers, simvastatin, statins, eyesight
    I have been taking simvastatin 80 mgs for some months. I have pain and tingling in both feet. Swollen wrists ,hands and fingers. A rushing sound in my - 43% more...
    Ellio1940- over a year ago - in Zocor
  16. link Mal19557
    Lipitor statins, business week, drugs
    See Business Week November 22, 2004. There is an article on statins. Maybe someday somebody will get this right and realize how potent these drugs rea - 14% more...
    Mal19557- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  17. link Olsen
    Lipitor statins, supposedly, best of luck, statin, platelet
    Please search thru the postings on: www.forum.ditonline click on the Lipitor board and do a search on stopping statins. There is some evidence (suppos - 62% more...
    Olsen- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  18. link Olsen
    Lipitor acute kidney failure, kidney problems, lancet medical journal, crestor, kidney damage
    the following concerns another statin drug, crestor. since almost all statins work by blocking the pathway to make cholesterol.... By Lisa Richwine WA - 96% more...
    Olsen- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  19. link Bobby
    Lipitor side effects of statin drugs, cbs news, statins, normal cholesterol, ugly truth
    CBS news just aired a report on the harmful side effects of Statin drugs. It featured a man who had his muscles damaged by a Statin. This man, accordi - 76% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  20. link Olsen
    Lipitor pharmaceutical company, pharmaceutical companies, ear pain, statin, hand tremor
    please refer to the postings on another message board "DIT message board ". once you are on their web site scroll down to "Lipitor '. o - 88% more...
    Olsen- over a year ago - in Lipitor