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How long does it take a statin get out of your system my legs hurt?

I started simvastatin this summer. The last few weeks my legs and ankles began hurting now I have foot cramps that twist my feet and headaches. I'm going to stop and see if they go away. ...

Posted 28 Oct 2011 20 answers

Which drug is better - Simvastatin or Lipitor? Which does less damage to the body?

I was prescribed Lipitor by my physician. But I heard that Simvastatin (Zocor) has less of a negative effect on the body than Lipitor. Is it true?

Posted 13 Aug 2009 7 answers

I've been taking Simvastatin 40mg. tab once a day now for 10 months and of course I've had calf?

... cramps at night while I sleep,fingers cramps every now and then,numbness and tingling in my feet when I stand on them for any length of time and flushing red face everyday which is my biggest ...

Posted 1 Apr 2012 6 answers

Is there a difference between simvistatin & pravastatin?

My doc switched me to sim when he found my cholesterol was still high.

Posted 30 Jan 2012 1 answer

How long does it take for Simvastatin to get out of your system once you stop taking it?

Side effects - suffered with anxiety/depression so stopped taking Simvastatin 4.5 months ago, still a bit anxious but much better. When on Simvastatin could not bear travelling in cars/planes/trains, ...

Posted 26 Mar 2014 3 answers

Can simvastatin cause muscle tightness in shoulders and neck..been on 10mgs for over a year?

I also have herniated disc with spinal stenosis according to MRI but only have neck and shoulder stiffness ... came off simvastatin for almost 2 weeks and less muscle tightness. ..can this drug cause ...

Posted 12 days ago 2 answers

I've hives medicine I'm taking side effects hives,rashes I been on it 20yrs could it still cause it?

I have hives for the last month and still have them from head to toes. I'm taking Pantoprazole, Simvastatin, Lamotrigine, Topiramate and Sertraline Most of them I have taking for 20 years but ...

Posted 20 Mar 2014 1 answer

CPK increase with statins?

Someone has experienced that assuming simvastatin 5 mg. day have had little increase of CPK (174 U/L)? I suffer a Gilbert Syndrome and have a stabilized IgA (Berger) nephropaty. The strange thing is ...

Posted 14 Mar 2014 0 answers

What is simvastatin used for?

Posted 8 Mar 2014 1 answer

Side-effects, should I try going to 2.5 mg daily instead of 5mg Cialis?

... 57 year old male, on 40mg Celexa for depression, 40mg Simvastatin for high cholesterol. After going 1.5 years without a sex drive (ED) or sex with my wife, I tried 5mg Cialis this week and it ...

Posted 7 Feb 2014 1 answer

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