Lipids

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  1. link Manyqs
    arimidex as neoadjuvant treatment causes scar tissue in the breast
    No matter how many questions I asked no doctor advised me in advance that the use of Arimidex as a neoadjuvant treatment (i.e. oral hormone treatment - 84% more...
    Manyqs- over a year ago - in Arimidex
  2. link Bee_annie41
    Lipitor out of kilter, high cholesterol, freedom of information act, exacerbated, atorvastatin
    I have read with interest (?) the 'downers' here about Lipitor (Atorvastatin). Most of the posts here are anti Lipitor. One I read seemed to be ok wit - 94% more...
    Bee_annie41- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  3. link Mwah
    Thank you for your comments Anne before reading your post I had considered stopping Atorvastatin ( because of all the negativity towards it,) I have o - 75% more...
    Mwah- over a year ago
  4. link Ter
    Eye Floaters, Blurred Vision, Nasal Drip, Cold Hands
    I have very compromised vision due to floaters and a fog that appears in the lense. I had numerous exams, all comfirming "tumbleweed" like f - 80% more...
    Ter- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lisinopril
  5. link Martini
    After two months on Lisinopril, I developed these in my right eye also. I am Myopic and had floaters before-but not like this - 1 dark floater appeare - 81% more...
    Martini- over a year ago
  6. link Mcolesquared
    Yasmin cholesterol test, irregular bleeding, third child, mircette, sun exposure
    I have been on Yas for two years to control irregular bleeding. After my third child I was bleeding every 11 days! It worked fine for that, but I star - 79% more...
    Mcolesquared- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Yasmin
  7. link Kelliebellie85
    NuvaRing severity, periods, thanksgiving, doctors, room 3
    I am not currently using nuvaring anymore because of a side effect I haven't really found anyone else experiencing. I would like to share my story and - 90% more...
    Kelliebellie85- over a year ago - 10 Replies - in NuvaRing
  8. link Hummerbabe
    MY DAUGHTER HAS BEEN IN ICU ON LIFE SUPPORT AND DIALYSIS FOR 5 WEEKS NOW WITH ACUTE PANCREATIS WHICH IS EXTREMELY RARE IN A 19 YR OLD. SHE HAD BEEN A - 66% more...
    Hummerbabe- over a year ago
  9. link Zane
    Lipitor bad cholesterol, cholestrol, simvastatin, cholesterol, medications
    Hi, I'm from South Africa and we have a different cholesterol reading to you overseas. At the moment my reading is 8.2. What would that be in any of y - 75% more...
    Zane- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Lipitor
  10. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    My neighbour's count is 19 not a misprint, he is in fine order apart from memory loss, sore legs, disturbed sleep and tiredness all of course caused b - 85% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  11. link Lightbay
    Lipitor hypothyroidism, lipids, high risk, allergic reaction, armour
    I have been using Lipitor 10 mg for 10 years, to lower my cholesterol from 220 to 160. Six months in use Dr asked me to take Synthroid due to Thyroid - 95% more...
    Lightbay- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lipitor
  12. link Bobby
    lightbay, Cholesterol is not a disease. Cholesterol is a vital nutrient that has been demonized, and the drug companies are cashing in on this racket. - 82% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  13. link Figure8island
    Lipitor daily headaches, lower back pain, medicinal chemistry, cholesteral, cold turkey
    I am a 48 yr.old male taking 20mg.of lipitor for over 10yrs. Total Cholesterol was 305 when I was 35, now 175. TG 350 now 150. History of high lipids - 80% more...
    Figure8island- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Lipitor
  14. link Bobby
    figure8island, You hit the nail on the head when you said "history of high lipids in family but no history of cardiac problems" Truth of the - 71% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  15. link Flippit20198
    Niaspan ER mg aspirin, cardioligist, niaspan, apple sauce, doctor friend
    I take 1, 1000mg of Niaspan at night. My cardiologist told me to take my 81 mg aspirin 1 hour before taking the niaspan to combat the flushing and bod - 83% more...
    Flippit20198- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Niaspan ER
  16. link Jfrykman
    The "no flush" version of Niaspan is nicotinamide. If it doesn't flush, it doesn't work. Nicotinamide does nothing for blood lipids, so ther - 72% more...
    Jfrykman- over a year ago
  17. link Roaddog
    Lipitor sharpest knife in the drawer, weird thing, zillion, joint pain, taking the time
    Well folks, reading about your experiences, your pain and your analysis of the source .. Lipitor, has helped me more than any of you could imagine. I' - 93% more...
    Roaddog- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  18. link Bobby
    Thanks Roaddog for posting your experience with Lipitor. Hope you have a speedy recovery. Cholesterol that is lowered by lifestyle changes, vs. statin - 81% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  19. link Dorset
    Lipitor pharmecutical companies, vitamin b complex, chest heaviness, sore chest, kidney stones
    Three and a half years ago i suffered a heart attack, i had three stents put in and was put on Aspirin 75mg, Cardicor, 1.25mg, Tritace 5mg and Lipitor - 91% more...
    Dorset- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in Lipitor
  20. link Lulu11
    BRAVO. Same problems as myself. Heart attack, stents...high cholestorol..Load of meds and all these horrible things happening to your body that you've - 90% more...
    Lulu11- over a year ago
  21. link Cathyd08
    Welchol headache problems, second try, headaches, headaches and dizziness, welchol
    This is my second try with Welchol. I have stopped this med because of headaches. Is anyone else having headache problems? Do they subside with contin - 6% more...
    Cathyd08- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Welchol
  22. link Nmarxen
    I have been taking Welchol, 6- 625mg tablets per day, and now that I read your posting, yes, I do get head aches more often than I did before taking W - 54% more...
    Nmarxen- over a year ago
  23. link Carroll
    Welchol hip and leg pain, muscle weakness in legs, weakness in legs, sleep aids, low back pain
    I had delayed a recent refill of Welchol because of the cost and found that the hip and leg pain of the last 3 years on Welchol disappeared. Tried it - 80% more...
    Carroll- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Welchol
  24. link Nmarxen
    Did your doctor prescribe Welchol because you could not take any of the other statins due to your liver lipids? This is my problem and like you, I wou - 28% more...
    Nmarxen- over a year ago
  25. link Laramie
    Lipitor lisinopril, fingernails, neuropathy, zombie, hair loss
    I am 68yr old female with neuropathy in both feet and it feels like it is traveling up my legs slowly. My fingers are very sensitive and sometimes the - 71% more...
    Laramie- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  26. link Bobby
    laramie, No, you are not doomed to alife as a "sitting zombie". You said you are a 68 year old female with brittle finger nails, and that ca - 74% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  27. link Mmb
    Lipitor low thyroid function, oroxine, lack of concentration, spasm, blurred vision
    I was on LIPITOR for 5 weeks. Am fit 60 year old Nurse. I had pain in my heel like a spasm and also near my Hip. Tiredness, Lack of concentration blur - 68% more...
    Mmb- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  28. link Bobby
    Yes, statins are high risk for those with low thyroid function. It states this in the medical literature. Certainly your doctor is aware of this. Also - 64% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  29. link Notabene
    Yasmin moderate cervical dysplasia, blood lipids, pap smears, high cholesterol, hereditary condition
    Hi, I took BCPs continuously for over 10 years (I'm 36 now), with last 6 or 7 years on Yasmin. I felt great while on it, but there were I few changes - 88% more...
    Notabene- over a year ago - in Yasmin
  30. link Summers
    Gardasil high school freshman, extreme nausea, gastrointestinal disorders, nausea vomiting, vomiting and diarrhea
    Like many of the other stories my daughter was a happy healthy 14 year old high school freshman prior to receiving the Gardasil vaccine. Now she is ch - 89% more...
    Summers- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Gardasil
  31. link Budd2008
    Lipitor vegetable foods, animal foods, lucrative market, lipitor, different companies
    Hi I started taking Lipitor when I was about 41 and gradually noticed a big toe becoming numb. Then later another toe became numb. I had just started - 83% more...
    Budd2008- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lipitor
  32. link Bobby
    Budd, your neurologist was correct when he said that lipitor limits the production of lipids. Lipids are important for proper neurological function. Y - 76% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago