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How long does it take a statin get out of your system my legs hurt?

Posted 28 Oct 2011 by meyati 24 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 ...

Which drug is better - Simvastatin or Lipitor? Which does less damage to the body?

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?

Is there a difference between simvistatin & pravastatin?

Posted 30 Jan 2012 by Menoe1 1 answer

My doc switched me to sim when he found my cholesterol was still high.

High Blood Pressure - should I take glucosamine, chondroitin, boron drink for joints?

Posted 26 Aug 2009 by jayrae 2 answers

... when I am taking blood pressure meds I take Benicar 40 mg, 1 a day, Amlodipine 2.5,1 a day, Furosemide 20mg, 1 a day, Simvastatin 40mg, 1 a day and I take synthroid 75, 1 a left hand has joint pain and xray showed inflamation in thumb joint and little finger

How long does it take for Simvastatin to get out of your system once you stop taking it?

Posted 26 Mar 2014 by Jo-anneandrew 5 answers

Side effects - suffered with anxiety/depression so stopped taking Simvastatin 4.5 months ago, still a bit anxious but much better. When on Simvastatin could not bear travelling in cars/planes/trains, which was totally out of character. Simvastatin Destroyed my Work life & nearly my relationship ...

I've been taking Simvastatin 40mg. tab once a day now for 10 months and of course I've had calf?

Posted 1 Apr 2012 by dfee 6 answers

... cramps at night while I sleep,fingers cramps every now and then,numbness and tingling in my feet when I stand on them for any length of time and flushing red face everyday which is my biggest side affect that bothers me the most.I'm going to see my doctor for my yearly physical and wanted ...

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 ...

I accidentally took my morning meds tonight. Do I take my night meds now?Do I skip am meds in morn?

Posted 14 Nov 2015 by Allisaw 5 answers

Am meds: PLAVIX, Coreg cr, ,Clopidogrel, Venlafaxine. Pm meds: Simvastatin, Aspirin, Had a HA blockage in LAD in 2009. Ended up with 6 stents in LAD after a Vaso-vagal event

I thought I had just put this in here but I guess I did not or it did not take? I am trying to...

Posted 1 day 9 hours ago by Susie1001 0 answers

... find all the information I can about simvastatin. I have been taking it for at least two years. I am 70 years old. And I am very very healthy, normally have always walked on exercises and ate well. Yes the simvastatin lowered my cholesterol 100 points. But in the last 4 weeks I have had ...

Is Norvasc compatible with simvastatin, furosemide, metoprolol?

Posted 18 Feb 2018 by Dltucker1104 2 answers

Ran out of high blood pressure medicine was taking lisinopril

Atenolol - I am currently on metoprolol,25 mg. I am 86 years old and have a pacemaker for afib?

Posted 5 Jan 2018 by HSTINGEL 0 answers

as well as diverticulosis,(2 episodes in ten years)I get tired in the PM,would I be better off taking atenolol at same dosage?I had a heart attack 1n 1999.I also take simvastatin, metoprolol and,finasteride for BHP.I have problems sleeping,but am borderline apnea.Also 5'10'',weigh ...

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