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Posted 26 Jul 2013 by • 1 answer
Popular Statin Drug Lipitor causes Type II Diabetes in Women ◦digg ◦ ◦ 5775EmailShare Some women taking Lipitor (atorvastatin) for high cholesterol problems developed type II diabetes, an unexpected side effect of the medication. Lipitor Fails Users Who Trusted the Safety of the Drug Somet ...
Posted 28 Nov 2013 by • 1 answer
Just diagnosed that I'm having cholesterol and I'm diabetic with heart that has an extra bit I'm so stressed all these things in me ohhhh God what have I done. I've been in and out hoping to be assisted but its in vain instead more deseas are found not cure
Hypothyroidism? My recent labs show a tsh of 8. 03, taking synthroid 75mcg and dr says I don't need?
Posted 29 Oct 2017 by • 1 answer
... a increase of Synthroid, its fine. I think it should be increased at least to maybe 100mcg... I have gained weight ,high cholesterol, brain fog really bad. anybody can help me ?
Posted 27 Oct 2017 by • 1 answer
My dosage is 125mcgs for 4 days and 150mcgs for 3 days. I had excellent numbers until I started taking the levothyroxine.
Posted 9 Oct 2017 by • 2 answers
I have read information about statins, unfortunately, they all seem to have a nasty side effect of increasing tinnitus in people who already suffer from it. I read that Red Yeast Rice also makes tinnitus worse. It's understandable, after finding out that this supplement actually contains ...
Posted 10 Sep 2012 by • 2 answers
Constant constipation and muscle weakness. Never had high cholesterol. Was put on drug after blocked artery in abdominal aorta
Posted 1 Oct 2017 by • 2 answers
How is it in comparison to other statins? Is there a statin that anyone here can vouch for as having good results from it with the least amount of side effects? I have read that statins have a reputation for causing extreme fatigue and muscle aches in patients. Any suggestions as to an alternative ...
Posted 3 Oct 2017 by • 0 answers
for Cholesterol one tablet daily at night Simvastatin 20mg for BP Candesartan 8mg tablet daily at night
Posted 27 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
I've never had high cholesterol levels but after I started Kevzara my dr sent me to do blood work and all of my cholesterol levels were very high
My cholesterol level was 35 points too high. My doctor prescribed Lipitor 20 mg. That sounds high...
Posted 18 Aug 2017 by • 1 answer
... for a beginning dose? What is the normal beginning dosage of Lipitor?
Posted 10 Jul 2017 by • 1 answer
Medicine such as cholesterol lowering pills and medication for chest problems in older people.
Posted 4 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
I'm on metformim 1,000 mg am and pm and my LDL cholesterol is high. since my last bloodwork 6 months ago, my LDL (trig.) level has gone up. Any relation to the metformim?
Posted 30 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
I have been prescribed Crestor 5mg for my cholesterol, which is 7.2. I am reading all of the comments about the side effects that people are experiencing and it frightens me. They seem very common. Is there a statistic of how many people (percentage wise) from total number are actually experiencing ...
Posted 21 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
My blood sugar has gone up in the past month averaging 142 and is now being treated and my cholesterol is now being treated, too. These were not being treated at all prior to my use of this med.
Posted 9 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
I had open heart surgery valve replacement I have a mechanical valve in my heart so I have to take a blood thinner which is warfarin I also take 1 high blood pressure and one cholesterol but I do not have high blood pressure or cholesterol it's only because of my blood thinner