I can't do anything physical without running out of breath
I'm no expert, but I was prescribed 2 new drugs -- Singulair for allergies and Simvastatin. Like you 20 mg once a day. I experienced shortness of breath -- which I have never had before -- within a few days of starting these meds.
After I stopped taking both, the shortness of breath went away. I think it was the statin which caused the problem.
- Simvastatin Information for Consumers
- Simvastatin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Simvastatin (detailed)
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