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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

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

Just found out blood glucose is consistently over symptons...exercise

Posted 13 Feb 2018 by paperlady1946 0 answers

... healthy..have genetic high cholesterol... bp under control... sleep very little but never tired??? help..seeing Doc next week

Barley Grass - Cholesterol reduction?

Posted 9 Feb 2018 by lskoftel 0 answers

Does barley grass really lower the cholesterol? I am no longer taking a statin and would like to start taking an herbal supplement without side effects.

What can I take for migraines?

Posted 17 Jan 2018 by Bigmike73160 0 answers

I get migraines every so often but I am on blood pressure medication, blood thinner, and cholesterol medication, I am wondering what I can take.

Liothyronine - What happens when you stop taking liothonine?

Posted 2 Jan 2018 by Laris 0 answers

Hi, I was prescribed a low dose of liothytonine sodium because my blood work came back with low T3, high cholesterol (although I am vegan) and high estrogen. I have always been really healthy so I’m shocked at my lab results but I also have felt bad for a while. I have no motivation and I am ...

Can a 40mg atovastatin be cut in half to reduce dosage by half?

Posted 15 Dec 2017 by mtdickygoh 1 answer

Have bought 12 month supply but need only 20mg for maintenance of lowered cholesterol levels

I was diagnosed with hep c this year & have had it for 20 years or more?

Posted 11 Dec 2017 by Redrider16 1 answer

I have stage1 liver disease & was wondering if there was another bipolar med I could take & also wouldn't make me gain weight or elevate my cholesterol or triglycerides like serquil or meds like this

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 ?

I was just taken off lovastatin 20 mg by my doctor as my cholesterol panel was good. How long?

Posted 28 Nov 2017 by cb53 0 answers

... before it's all out of my system?

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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?

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