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If I have aches and pains from taking several different statins will all statins affect me?

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 ...

What are the side effects of statins?

Posted 11 Sep 2018 by JemmaCS 1 answer

I have just started taking a statin and my doctor told me to report any muscle pain and memory loss. What are my chances of getting these side effects?

Can you quit taking lovastatin all at once?

Posted 5 Apr 2012 by Montanarush 1 answer

do you have to wean yourself off or can you quit all at once?

Drug interaction between lisinopril, metformin and lovastatin?

Posted 3 Nov 2015 by cajunLad 1 answer

I have developed a significant rash after beginning to take metformin, as I had been taking lisinopril and lovastatin for several years, with no side effects. Any research on the possible cause of rash? the lab work indicates there is a drug interaction.

Will lovastatin or pravastatin be used as a replacement for simvastatin?

Posted 2 Nov 2009 by sandkferrara 1 answer

I would like to use either lovastatin or pravastatin instead of simvastatin due to the cost of simvastatin. I currently pay $153 for 90 day supply of simvastatin and can get either of the two other drungs for $10 for a 90 supply

High Blood Pressure - Are there known interactions among losartan. lovastatin, amlodipine, atenolol?

Posted 23 Mar 2010 by mdclark4498 1 answer

... and hydrochlorothiazide that lead to hair loss in older women?

May Lisinopril 10mg be substituted for Metropolol tartrate 25mg?

Posted 27 Aug 2014 by tallyman63 2 answers

also, may Lovastatin 20mg be substituted for atorvastatin 20mg for cholesterol lowering help?

Lovastatin - Maltese dog weighing 6 pounds ingested the pill and we are concerned that it may?

Posted 14 Apr 2011 by ggirl1951 2 answers

... jepordize her health. There are no vets open at this time

My Doc just prescribed me lovastatin, should I take it or try a few diet changes first?

Posted 17 Sep 2011 by emily04 2 answers

My total cholesterol is 204 and unsure if i should start taking lovastatin or try to control it myself with a few diet changes. Has anyone out there been in a similar situation or have any suggestions?just seems like an aggressive approach.

Grapefruit Juice, Lisinopril, and Lovastatin are bad togethe... so Vinegar is ?

Posted 20 Oct 2011 by Bonaventure1984 1 answer

... So does that mean all acids such as Vinegar are equally bad?

Should you be taking 3 cholesterol meds at once. Lovastatin, Altorvastatin and Altoprev?

Posted 27 Mar 2013 by jenbeekman 2 answers

Mother-in-law is taking Lovastatin, Atorvastatin and Altoprev for high cholesterol. I am wondering if it is normal to take these three meds together or if we should talk to the doctor to see if she was to stop one of them before taking the other. She is in her lat 70's and sometimes forgets if ...

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