Statins

DRUGS: Simvastatin

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  1. link Oldcarpetcleaner

    Statins definetly cause heart valve problems, papilitions and irregular heart beat. All of these are noted at the Weston Pryce foundation.They all sho - 84% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  2. link Karlkoch
    Lipitor cholesterol, muscle biopsy, muscle damage, presence
    I have been taking Lipitor for 9 years and have had very few side effects. It has kept my cholesterol around 175 which acceptable (over 270 w/o it). I - 54% more...
    Karlkoch- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  3. link Bobby
    Yes, statins can raise CK levels. However muscle damage can still occur in the presence of normal CK. This has been proven thru muscle biopsy showing - 37% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  4. link Peppermintpatty
    Lipitor arm and shoulder pain, family doctor, 3 years, 10 years, teeth
    55 year old female has been taking Lipitor for about 10 years or so...is having such arm and shoulder pain that I can barely use them....I went to fam - 83% more...
    Peppermintpatty- over a year ago - 11 Replies - in Lipitor
  5. link Bobby
    Peppermintpatty, One of the reasons Statin drugs can cause so much muscle, joint, and tendon pain is because they inhibit a vital nutrient called LDL - 79% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  6. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Most elderly people get pain relief when resting, statin victims pain can get a lot worse while resting. Aging means slowing down to do half the big g - 85% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  7. link Propsguy
    if you are taking statins and you start to experience muscle pain or foot pain or joint pain, you should first assume that it's caused by the statin. - 75% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago
  8. link Maureen77700
    Vytorin cholesterol count, muscle degeneration, lipostat, fish oils, vascular problems
    When the doctor discovers that I had a cholesterol count of 9.2 in 2006, I started to use all the different statins prescribed by the doctor. I used L - 91% more...
    Maureen77700- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Vytorin
  9. link Eihplar1120
    Simvastatin sinus problems, sinus infection, ringing in my ears, cholesterol level, liver damage
    I am very glad that I visited this website! I have been taking Simvastatin (20 mg) for almost a year. I am 61 years old and have a history of high cho - 91% more...
    Eihplar1120- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Simvastatin
  10. link Ggreene2010
    Lipitor swollen throat, sympton, cognitive problems, good doctor, breathing problems
    I am 49 years old and complained of itchiness and difficulty breathing in relation to Simvastatin and Crestor to my doctor. As if those two statins we - 84% more...
    Ggreene2010- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  11. link Ggreene2010
    Thank you so much for caring enough to answer! I have changed doctors and will not let another put me on statins. Thank you for the vitamin, diet and - 12% more...
    Ggreene2010- over a year ago
  12. link Pappy322
    Crestor lipator, pain in lower back, back pains, organic eggs, white coats
    i am experience a lot of pain in lower back and i am taking crestor aftre taking lipitor for giving me the same back pains what else can i take ?
    Pappy322- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Crestor
  13. link Farside
    Don't take anymore statins.
    Farside- over a year ago
  14. link Peppermintpatty
    Lipitor shoulders, 3 years, sleep, mental clarity, liptor
    I have been taking Lipitor for many years...so long I can't remember. I had for the last 3 years been having pain in my arms, shoulders off and on.... - 79% more...
    Peppermintpatty- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  15. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    The pain, fatigue and mental clarity have all substantially reduced for me, however I am still nothing like my former self. I ceased statins in Dec 20 - 77% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  16. link Emyrt
    Simvastatin mobility scooter, cholestrol, face value, good luck, thesis
    I have been on 40mg of Simvastatin for over a year. I noticed sporadically severe pains in the front of my foot. This would wake me in the middle of t - 78% more...
    Emyrt- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Simvastatin
  17. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Crap is to nicer word for describing statins, but it surely describes the asses that make and prescribe it.
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  18. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    I and many others have been through exactly or very similar to what you describe. Educate yourself at spacedoc dot net. Forget the whole cholestrol fr - 69% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  19. link Propsguy

    geneva65, simvastatin & lipitor are the same, more or less. all statins are just variations of the same molecules so that different drug companies - 83% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago - in Simvastatin
  20. link Vschwab16
    Lipitor cardiologists, adverse side effects, coq10, doctors, high quality
    I have been taking Lipitor for about three years now and have only just begun to connect the dots of my symptoms. I have had increasing severity of lo - 85% more...
    Vschwab16- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  21. link Propsguy
    plantar fascitis is definitely caused by statins. there is some kind of inexpensive device you can wear when you sleep that is supposed to help that p - 2% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago
  22. link Vgr
    Lipitor elbow pain, chol, muscle pain, neck pain, weight gain
    40 yr old white female...family history of heart disease. blood chol was a bit too high. Tried diet & exercise; still to high..Started lipitor. No - 70% more...
    Vgr- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  23. link Propsguy
    how much animal food do you eat? anything from an animal (eggs, dairy) contains cholesterol. under normal circumstances your liver makes all the chole - 81% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago
  24. link Khanson
    Simvastatin sinus problem, stuffy nose, sore throat, blurry vision, hot flashes
    I am a 51 yr old female who stated simvastatin 2 weeks ago. I felt like I had a sinus problem or a slight cold with stuffy nose & sore throat for - 67% more...
    Khanson- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Simvastatin
  25. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    The vertigo flushes and blurry vision are all reported on this site. Check Lipitor on this site, same brand of poison. Not a lot of difference than pe - 57% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  26. link Justme1234
    Lipitor coenzyme q10, statins, dietary supplement, otc, lots of fish
    I have recently started taking Lipitor (20 mg) but my doctor also has me taking Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) - it's an OTC dietary supplement - which Lipitor - 33% more...
    Justme1234- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  27. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    COQ10 is a major heart health boost BUT it is not either a security or antidope for the evils of statin damage, it only helps it certainly does not cu - 65% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  28. link Nashley
    Lipitor untill, grandmother, yahoo, urine leakage, statins
    my grandmother of 78 years old is taking lipitor, 40mg, and she has leaking or sweating she never had it before until on this pill i dont know if anyo - 36% more...
    Nashley- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  29. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Urine leakage with statins is quite common myself included (male). I am sure it comes under weaker muscles which is the most common side effect of sta - 59% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  30. link Judym
    Lipitor cardiologists, doctors, heart, side effect of lipitor, lucky girls
    Hi. I'm a 59 year old female and I had been taking 10 mg Lipitor for about a year with no noticeable side effects. Six months ago I was having some ch - 88% more...
    Judym- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  31. link Justme1234
    My doctor has started me on Lipitor but also has me taking Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10), an OTC dietary supplement. CoQ10 is naturally occurring in the body. - 56% more...
    Justme1234- over a year ago