Myopathy

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  1. link Loneseerous
    Lipitor poison pill, pounding heart, baycol, new doctor, vision problems
    Besides hair loss, vision problems, pain all the time, dry mouth, diarrhea, sleeplessness, pounding heart, I also had a problem with mucus filling my - 88% more...
    Loneseerous- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Lipitor
  2. link Davewball
    I am the victim of a lying doctor who told me that the formula for lipitor had been changed to address a conflict with my psoriatic arthritis medicati - 89% more...
    Davewball- over a year ago
  3. link Martinmagini
    Lipitor liver enzymes, sinus problems, swollen hands, heart palpitations, high blood pressure
    Today my doctor told me to stop taking Lipitor because my liver enzymes look bad. This prompted me to search and I found this website. I am so glad I - 73% more...
    Martinmagini- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lipitor
  4. link Motheradele646
    Just an update to my post--here it is 9 months later, and my CPK levels aren't much better! I believe I have muscular myopathy, where the muscles are - 55% more...
    Motheradele646- over a year ago
  5. link Maxinep
    Lipitor muscle biopsy, high liver, fit as a fiddle, muscle stiffness, leg cramps
    I took Lipitor for about 2 years- 5 mg. Leg cramps-soreness throughout my muscles- very sore buttocks- my legs are shaky- if I use them too much; (as - 86% more...
    Maxinep- over a year ago - 16 Replies - in Lipitor
  6. link Motheradele646
    Just an update--here it is January, 2011--three years after I was taken off of lipitor because of the high CPK levels I had. I had normal levels when - 82% more...
    Motheradele646- over a year ago
  7. link Momssideeffects2010
    Lipitor extreme nausea, rhabdomylosis, gastric ulcers, final diagnosis, liptor
    I am totally amazed about all the articles concerning Lipitor. My mother has been taking lipitor for a number of years as well. it has been over 10yrs - 94% more...
    Momssideeffects2010- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  8. link Victorious
    PredniSONE arms and legs, prednisone, deterioration, muscles, stem cell transplant
    My husband has been on prednisone for Eosynophyllic faciitis in 2004 and experienced heart paltations being on prednisone. He recovered from that dise - 84% more...
    Victorious- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in PredniSONE
  9. link Victorious
    I forgot to mention my husband has developed steroid myopathy deterioration of the muscles in arms and legs it should reverse it self afterthe prednis - 10% more...
    Victorious- over a year ago
  10. link Bawstongirl
    PredniSONE gut instincts, pulmonary embolism, lab rat, lung damage, deathbed
    PLEASE never ever take this drug unless you are dying on your deathbed. My story is this. I have an allergic throat condition called EE, not life thre - 94% more...
    Bawstongirl- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in PredniSONE
  11. link Heatherdiane
    Lipitor numb hands and feet, pressure acid, good cholesterol, bad cholesterol, high cholesterol
    I am a 52 year old female and my bad cholesterol is fine but my good cholesterol is low. I have been taking Lipitor now for a few years and have numb - 88% more...
    Heatherdiane- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lipitor
  12. link Bobby
    Very familiar! Many people have gone thru what you are going thru with Lipitor. Did your doctor tell you that becuse you have thyroid issues that you - 86% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  13. link Propsguy
    Lipitor population code, stock investors, sick to my stomach, patient population, business opportunity
    i have never taken lipitor and i never will but here's a warning for everyone- there is actually a company that sells reports for stock investors and - 83% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Lipitor
  14. link Heart44
    Statins are not limited to causing ALS. Statins can also cause other neurological (type) conditions (peripheral neuropathy, Parkinson's, sleep disorde - 69% more...
    Heart44- over a year ago
  15. link Drdoree
    Januvia leg muscle weakness, medication allergies, painful muscles, diabetes medication, heaviness in legs
    I have type 2 diabetes for a few years and am 59 yrs old-and do not have fibromyalgia or kidney,liver problems or depression or a history of any painf - 95% more...
    Drdoree- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Januvia
  16. link Msgulfgirl
    Every muscle in my body aches,
    Because I sleep so much, my back and ribs get so sore. Also, I feel like my muscles are weakening. I'm sick and tired of being sick and tired. Does th - 95% more...
    Msgulfgirl- over a year ago - 32 Replies - in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  17. link Drdoree
    MAYBE YOU HAVE A MILD MITOCHONDRIAL MYOPATHY WORSENED BY JANUVIA I have type 2 diabetes for a few years and am 59 yrs old-and do not have fibromyalgia - 95% more...
    Drdoree- over a year ago
  18. link Colleen_58
    Lipitor stages of alzheimers, pins and needles, early stages of alzheimers, anti depressent, pain in my heart
    My dr. put me on Lipitor. I took it for 4 months. At the 4 month mark, I was SO depressed, I couldn't function. Crying constantly, no concentration..a - 93% more...
    Colleen_58- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  19. link Jodi_53
    My husband was taking Lipitor years ago. He started experiencing muscle pain and weakness, but he thought it was due to his age and the physical strai - 88% more...
    Jodi_53- over a year ago
  20. link 31081958
    Lipitor leg muscles, kidney stones, chronic fatigue, memory loss, stiffness in neck
    memory loss, headaches, tias/mimi strokes, kidney stones, blood clot,vertigo, disorientation, muscle spasms, shaking, trembling could not control , dr - 72% more...
    31081958- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  21. link Bobby
    Everything you describe sounds like a classic case of statin poisoning. Your case sounds severe. I would encourage you to get a muscle biopsy for offi - 65% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  22. link Vivienneq
    Simvastatin beta histine, lower back pain, pain in the right side, groin, vertigo
    I'm 55 year old female and was put on Simvastatin 3 months ago with a cholesterol reading of 6.8. I've been experiencing severe lower back pain, a bur - 75% more...
    Vivienneq- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Simvastatin
  23. link Janetsar
    Hi.. I'm in UK too. I have just had a hip xray because of severe pain and difficulty walking because of weakness in my legs. The xray came back clear. - 61% more...
    Janetsar- over a year ago
  24. link Janetsar
    I have just had a hip xray because of severe pain and weakness walking. The xray was clear. I have been researching 'statin-induced myopathy' and my s - 52% more...
    Janetsar- over a year ago
  25. link Maxinep
    CellCept nephrologist, simvastin, 3 years, conjunction, god
    I was just placed on Cellecept last week- 500 Mg 4 times a day- for my autoimmune muscular myopathy- I was a body builder 6 months ago- now I can bare - 70% more...
    Maxinep- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in CellCept
  26. link Susannyc1
    I just starting taking cellcept last week in conjunction with cyclosporen so I could get weaned off of prednisone. I've been on prednisone for 3 1/2 y - 80% more...
    Susannyc1- over a year ago
  27. link Judyq49
    Lipitor in your system
    I stopped taking 10mg Lipitor 7 days ago. Can anyone tell me how long it stays in the system? I feel better, but still have the tingling and burning i - 45% more...
    Judyq49- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  28. link Bobby
    Even after lipitor has left your body, it can take time to heal since this drug has the ability to leave damage in its wake. The symptoms you describe - 64% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  29. link Diana69
    Lipitor rhabdomylysis, malady, 4 months, rn, disability
    4 months ago started on preastatin 20mg increased within 1 month to 40mg; could not stand up without help; stopped statins at that time. CPK done 157, - 69% more...
    Diana69- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  30. link Bobby
    Diana, you might want to try 300mg coQ10 per day to see if that helps. In the event you were permanantly injured, I encourage you to obtain a muscle b - 79% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  31. link Nilram97
    Vytorin chlosteral, ligament damage, muscle tendon, exercise regime, arm muscles
    Yes, I have been taking Vytorin 10/40 for about 10 months, and it did reduce my cholesterol and triglycerides to 'normal', however, I slowly developed - 89% more...
    Nilram97- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Vytorin
  32. link Bobby
    I have heard stories like your all too often, and YES "rotator cuff" and tendon problems are now a recognized complaint among those who are - 76% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  33. link Lmarinocole
    Lipitor cold turkey, hot flashes, 8 years, pharmacist, high liver
    I recently lost about 25 lbs and decided after about 8 years of 10 mg of lipitor, to go off of it, cold turkey. I consulted both my MD and my pharmaci - 74% more...
    Lmarinocole- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lipitor
  34. link Motheradele646
    Going off of lipitor is not dangerous--staying on it, though, is! Most people do not experience any side effects. I am wondering what age you are? May - 82% more...
    Motheradele646- over a year ago
  35. 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
  36. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Everything you describe here is exactly me including age except I'm male and my symptoms are many more than you have written. I was 20 - 40 mgs for 4. - 90% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago