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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

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

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

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

I was on simvastatin in 2013 and was put in the hospital with dehydration,cramps and muscle pain. My

... muscles were starting to deteriorate. I was told immediately to stop the simvastatin. I stopped and I felt better, but my cholesterol went back up. So now in 2015 I started taking it again, been ...

Posted 6 Jun 2015 3 answers

If I have aches and pains from taking several different statins will all statins affect me?

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

Simvastatin 10 mg, sertraline 50mg, oxycodon 15 mg @ baclofen 10mg?

R these medications safe to take together ?

Posted 15 May 2015 1 answer

What is the recommended dose of coq10 per day for a 78 yr old woman with irregular heart beat?

I have always had very good cholesterol but on last blood test about 2 weeks ago , good cholesterol was still high , but the bad one had gone up. He put me on simvastatin which is a statin drug . He ...

Posted 25 Apr 2015 1 answer

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

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