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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

High Blood Pressure - should I take glucosamine, chondroitin, boron drink for joints?

... when I am taking blood pressure meds I take Benicar 40 mg, 1 a day, Amlodipine 2.5,1 a day, Furosemide 20mg, 1 a day, Simvastatin 40mg, 1 a day and I take synthroid 75, 1 a day..my left hand has ...

Posted 26 Aug 2009 2 answers

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

Simvastatin/18 yrs/stop due 2 MUSCLE LOSS. How do I get muscle back?

Now 66yrs/male/reasonably active. 18 years ago I was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. 8 years later (10 years ago) I had a significant lifestyle change, less stress, job change, house move etc and ...

Posted 12 Mar 2015 2 answers

What can I substitute for Simvastatin 20MG tablets and Losartan 100MG tablets?

What can I substitute for Simvastatin 20MG tablets? I see a possible side effect of "fast or irregular heart beat" listed on my print out sheet from the pharmacy for my prescription of ...

Posted 30 Jan 2015 0 answers

Can simvastatin or fenorate acid cause hair thinning after only 60 days of use?

My hair has thinned tremendously in two months of using these.Nothing else has changed in my life to cause it.It has uniformly thinned to the point of seeing my scalp at any one spot you look at ...

Posted 1 Feb 2015 0 answers

Simvastatin - I HAVE MUSCLE PAIN, WEAKNESS, BACKPAIN, HAVE NO THYROIDS..MY CHOLESTROL IS?

... Excellent..Why am I taking 40 mg. Zocor..There are days I can barely walk..Leg pain is really awful.how will I know if i stopped taking this med. To know if this is ny problem?

Posted 20 Dec 2014 2 answers

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