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Can Lipitor cause Type II Diabetes?

Posted 26 Jul 2013 by geriatriclime 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 ...

Side effect for aspavor?

Posted 28 Nov 2013 by Qiniselani 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 LAYLANDSIMBA 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 ?

Can levothyroxine prescribed for hypothyroidism cause LDL cholesterol to go up significantly?

Posted 27 Oct 2017 by MadisonEast 1 answer

My dosage is 125mcgs for 4 days and 150mcgs for 3 days. I had excellent numbers until I started taking the levothyroxine.

Are there any medications to lower cholesterol levels without making tinnitus worse?

Posted 9 Oct 2017 by G Mc 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 ...

Atorvastatin - Is it safe to stop taking lipitor 10mg abruptly?

Posted 10 Sep 2012 by dwdaily2 2 answers

Constant constipation and muscle weakness. Never had high cholesterol. Was put on drug after blocked artery in abdominal aorta

How does Crestor rate for lowering LDL cholesterol levels ?

Posted 1 Oct 2017 by G Mc 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 ...

I want to start apple cider vinegar but taking bp and cholesterol tablets. please advice?

Posted 3 Oct 2017 by deep0075 0 answers

for Cholesterol one tablet daily at night Simvastatin 20mg for BP Candesartan 8mg tablet daily at night

Kevzara - Does it cause cholesterol levels to be very high?

Posted 27 Sep 2017 by Ireneduprey6 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 Themkids 1 answer

... for a beginning dose? What is the normal beginning dosage of Lipitor?

Are there any medicines cumin should not be taken with?

Posted 10 Jul 2017 by David Gaskell 1 answer

Medicine such as cholesterol lowering pills and medication for chest problems in older people.

Does metformin cause an increase in bad cholesterol?

Posted 4 Apr 2017 by joppel 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?

How common are the side effects from Crestor?

Posted 30 Jun 2017 by katesla 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 ...

Dorzolamide/Timolol - Can this treatment create diabetes or effect LHL?

Posted 21 Jun 2017 by DonC1950 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.

Osteo Bi-Flex - Can I take osteo bi flex while on warfian?

Posted 9 Jun 2017 by pbenoit 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

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