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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
Posted 6 May 2012 • 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
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
Posted 7 days ago • 1 answer
R these medications safe to take together ?
Posted 15 May 2015 • 1 answer
I am also on Simvastatin
Posted 8 May 2015 • 1 answer
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
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
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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