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Posted 28 Oct 2011 by meyati • 21 answers
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. I've really been nauseous too. I've almost been thinking of asking the doctor for something for ...
Posted 13 Aug 2009 by tyrkeltaubbella • 7 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 20 Nov 2014 by Jkgallegos • 1 answer
... I've read that - to some - it doesn't matter and to others, it's best to take it at bedtime... I'm about to start this medication and I'm trying to figure out this thing when to take it. Thank you!
Posted 30 Dec 2011 by jtaft • 3 answers
what will happen if you stop taking lipitor cold turkey
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 ...
Posted 2 Jul 2013 by dredscott • 5 answers
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 in them. When I stopped the statins there was great improvement! Will all statins do this for me or ...
Posted 8 Jul 2013 by YRapha • 1 answer
I was diagnosed with high cholesterol today and 3 months ago with high blood pressure today I was s?
Posted 21 hours ago by Stacy punch • 0 answers
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Posted 7 days ago by airsue • 0 answers
Including Simvastin for Choloresterol. I am very worried, can these drugs interact badly with the Tegretol ? I dont want to get sick.
Posted 16 days ago by Hykinfool • 1 answer
... last 6-7 years. Each time after 6 months to a year there are muscle and joint problems and moodiness Currently on pravastatin for the past two years and same side effects however moodiness has gone to anger
Posted 29 Jul 2016 by lisa Beck • 1 answer
Posted 27 Jul 2016 by PDDiane • 0 answers
My cholesterol still runs about 257. I decided not to take the 80 mg dose because of the possible affects on my liver. Does anyone else run that high even on their medicines?
Posted 23 Jul 2016 by Ronroshong • 0 answers
I am taking 20 mg of Simvastatin at bedtime. The last time was 17 hours ago. I just finished 1/4 of a small grapefruit, thinking it was a large orange. My wife verified that it was indeed a grapefruit. Is there any danger to me now because of this. Or will there be a problem, when I take my next 20 ...
Posted 10 Oct 2010 by shermeg42 • 1 answer
I was taking 10mg of Crestor PO daily. I recently switched to Pravastatin and the MD ordered 40mg PO daily. I was wondering if Pravastatin is really that much less potent and is this the bottom dose?
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