5 May 2010
You can try Antara. It is a different class of medicine to Statins so you shouldn't necessarily have the same sort of side effects. Sometimes however, you can have the same sort of side effects from fibrates which you experienced with Statins. Hope for the best.
- Antara Information for Consumers
- Antara Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Antara (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I've been taking Antara for high cholesteral (7th drug tried... statins gave me arm/leg/foot cramps). The cramps are now returning even w/ ...
1 answer • 12 Oct 2009
My father-inlaw was admitted to hospital suffering from servere muscle weekness and died 10 days later from Rhabdomyolysis.He was taking Simvistatin ...
1 answer • 22 Jun 2010
... counterproductive or cancel the Antara?
1 answer • 5 Oct 2011
Have been on Antara for some time, but doctor just changed to Trilipix. Said it will work better, especially in light of pre-diabetes and elevated ...
1 answer • 10 Dec 2011
highly allergic to nystatin; doc wants me on lipitor (a statin); is nystatin a statin drug
1 answer • 26 Dec 2013