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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
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
Posted 12 Jan 2012 • 3 answers
My doc switched me to sim when he found my cholesterol was still high.
Posted 30 Jan 2012 • 1 answer
... 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
... 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
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
Posted 6 May 2012 • 2 answers
I have now taken 4 different statins, simvastatin, pravastatin, lovastatin and atorvastatin. They all caused me muscle and joint soreness, my hands ache so bad and I seem to have lost some strength ...
Posted 2 Jul 2013 • 5 answers
I'm having trouble sleeping and sex drive has gone away
Posted 3 days ago • 0 answers
will this do something to my system? And can I take simvastatin after taking levothyroxine?
Posted 19 days ago • 0 answers
It looks EXACTLY like a low dose aspirin. Does anyone else have this problem?
Posted 5 May 2016 • 0 answers
My general practitioner prescribed 20 mg Pravastatin daily. A couple of years later a Cardiologist prescribe 20 mg Simvastatin daily and told me to stop the Pravastin, which I did. According to a ...
Posted 1 Apr 2016 • 1 answer
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