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...
BTW, I'm scheduled for an EMG test (doesn't sound like fun!). This will rule out hopefully, and serious problems, but doc thinks it's the statins.
Thank you Oldcarpetcleaner....Luckily I have no leg soreness, just weakness. Stairs are a real bummer! Think I'll try the lethicin, can't hurt!
I started taking statins several years ago. No problems until a couple of months ago when my legs became significantly weaker. Went off the statins on - 57% more...