Drmike4777

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  1. link Drmike4777
    STATIN-INDUCED CARDIOMPATHY
    Hi rdick8, Approximately, 3 years ago, a local cardiologist almost killed me, when he prescribed 80mg of Simvastatin. I have never been so weak. Fortu - 97% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago - in Simvastatin
  2. link Mll
    Simvastatin mini strokes, cholesteral, joint pain, pharmacist, bp
    recently was prescribed simvastatin. Pharmacist advised that 50% of people will experience severe muscle & joint pain and burning in the muscles. - 64% more...
    Mll- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Simvastatin
  3. link Drmike4777
    I would encourage you to take 200mg of CoQ10 (ubiquinone) three times daily with meals or 300mg ubiquinol CoQ10. Please see the following article: htt - 67% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  4. link Jackiestevens
    Simvastatin tiredness, medication, congestive heart failure, md facc, american journal of cardiology
    Iv been on 40mg for a year now i could be feeling perfectly fine then suddenly an intense tiredness comes over me and i feel very sick and start heavi - 70% more...
    Jackiestevens- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Simvastatin
  5. link Drmike4777
    Your complaint of "intense tiredness" is likely statin induced heart failure, described in the following article. Dr. Peter H. Langsjoen, MD - 89% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  6. link Drmike4777
    Zocor patients with heart failure, coronary heart disease, hmg coa reductase inhibitors, cholesterol lowering drugs, coenzyme q10
    Taking high dose of statin (generic zocor 80mg/day), I was short of breath, severe fatigue and couldn't get out of bead for long. The following inform - 97% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago - in Zocor
  7. link Scottyz2cents
    Simvastatin body ache, diabetes 2, tang soo, first three months, horrible condition
    I'm 58 years old and I've been on 10 mg Simvastatin for 14 months since I was diagnosed with Diabetes 2. Also Metformin and Glipiside as my bs got up - 91% more...
    Scottyz2cents- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Simvastatin
  8. link Drmike4777
    The following Board Certified Cardiologist has tried since 2002 to have the FDA provide a Black Box Warning about the serious adverse effects of all s - 97% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  9. link Boerne
    Lipitor cholesteral, twenty five years, torn ligaments, muscle weakness, night sweats
    I was given 40mg Lipitor for elevated cholesterol. I took it until I started having muscle weakness .I am a retired nurse of twenty five years, and kn - 72% more...
    Boerne- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in Lipitor
  10. link Drmike4777
    I hope the following information/article answers your question and helps improve your health: Dr. Peter H. Langsjoen, MD, FAAC, and Board Certified In - 97% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  11. link Justjean
    Zocor car door, left arm, numbness, right arm, meds
    I have been on zocor for over a year, about 8 months ago I began to have pain in my left arm, got and injection and it was better it started again in - 66% more...
    Justjean- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Zocor
  12. link Drmike4777
    I hope this information about statins will be helpful to you. Dr. Peter H. Langsjoen, MD, FACC, Board Certified Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular D - 97% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  13. link Rjberger
    Lipitor pace, muscle fatique, dangerous drug, lipitor, poison
    I have been on lipitor about 4 yrs. I am a runner and keep tract of my times. I have been losing about 4% of my speed each year and have recently had - 56% more...
    Rjberger- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in Lipitor
  14. link Drmike4777
    The answer is Yes, please read the following article by Dr. Peter H. Langsjoen, MD, FACC, Board Certified Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease - 97% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  15. link Vgc1962
    Lipitor exercise stress test, adenosine stress test, chest pain, last saturday, dizziness
    I am a 46 y/o male whom took lipitor 20mg for about 10 days. It was the first medication taken for me aside from occasional antibiotics. Within a week - 83% more...
    Vgc1962- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lipitor
  16. link Drmike4777
    As a retired Healthcare Professional, like you I almost died from a statin overdose (80mg/day), which caused a statin-induced cardiomyopathy (heart we - 91% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  17. link Sh93551
    Lipitor chest x rays, nuclear stress test, esophagus spasms, acid reflux, heart scan
    I have been on Zocor 40mg for many years and doing fine with it, until my doctor thought it was not working that well, hence, switched me to Lipitor 1 - 94% more...
    Sh93551- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  18. link Drmike4777
    I believe the following information is the answer to whether physicians and the pharamaceutical industry are in Cahoots: http://www.medicationsense.co - 69% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  19. link Robyn1
    Simvastatin pain management, medication, hand pain, first thing in the morning, congestive heart failure
    I have been taking simvastatin since June 28, 2008. I am 44 years old and have always been majorly active with my 17 year old daughter. Recently I hav - 84% more...
    Robyn1- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Simvastatin
  20. link Drmike4777
    You might want to bring to your doctors's attention the following article by Dr. Peter H. Langsjoen, MD, FACC, Board Certified Internal Medicine and C - 97% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  21. link Supernova
    Simvastatin benecol, muscle pain, statins, numbness, joints
    I was prescribed Simvastatin four days ago, against my wishes, as I had heard about the side effects of muscle pain and numbness in the joints and fee - 75% more...
    Supernova- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Simvastatin
  22. link Drmike4777
    As a retired Healthcare Professional, I almost died from a statin overdose of Simvastatin 80mg/day (statin-induced cardiomyopathy/Congestive Heart Fai - 72% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  23. link Karenbuchanan
    Lipitor night cramps, lack of appetite, diahorrea, simvastatin, stomach
    I was prescribed Simvastatin 40mg four weeks ago and had horrendous side effects almost immediately eg deep depression, diarrhea, bad stomach aches an - 74% more...
    Karenbuchanan- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Lipitor
  24. link Drmike4777
    I almost died from a statin overdose of 80mg/day. Hopefully, the E-Newsletters listed below from www.medicationsense.com will help you decide if the r - 70% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  25. link Poco
    Lipitor statin drug, sore muscles, muscle involvement, rib cage, shoulder pain
    I had 95% occlusion of the major artery in my heart July 2007 with no symptoms except slight shoulder pain on 3 occasions. They did a cath and inserte - 85% more...
    Poco- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lipitor
  26. link Drmike4777
    I almost died from a statin overdose of 80mg/day. The E-Newsletters at medicationsense.com listed below are a must read for anyone, who has had an adv - 87% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  27. link Prime6
    Zocor sinus headache, headache pain, bowel movements, nausea, statin side effects
    i am a male 48 years old and have been taking zocor for only one month now and started getting a lot of heavy headache pain, and nausea,sinus headache - 49% more...
    Prime6- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Zocor
  28. link Drmike4777
    I almost died from a statin overdose of 80mg/day. Hopefully, the E-Newsletters listed below from www.medicationsense.com will help you decide if the r - 65% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  29. link Mewwhite
    Simvastatin nausea, cholesterol, statin side effects, simvastatin, heart attacks
    I have been taking Simvastatin 20 mg. for about two and 1/2 months now. It really lowered my Cholesterol but I have been extremely fatigued and now I - 30% more...
    Mewwhite- over a year ago - 10 Replies - in Simvastatin
  30. link Drmike4777
    I almost died from a statin overdose of Simvastatin 80mg/day. The E-Newsletters at medicationsense.com listed below are a must read for anyone, who ha - 64% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  31. link Drmike4777
    Zocor c reactive protein, american heart association, inflammation of the blood vessels, california san diego, university of california san diego
    “The first heart disease indicator to be recommended by the American Heart Association in twenty years entails only a surprisingly simple, inexpensive - 95% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago - in Zocor
  32. link Drmike4777
    Pravachol congestive heart failure, lef org, citizen petition, american journal of cardiology, journal of cardiology
    I felt it important to share the following information with everyone adversely affected by statins, and hope it permits all to live life more abundant - 96% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago - in Pravachol
  33. link Kmj1
    Lipitor stomach cramps, naseua, genetic marker, high cholesterol, zetia
    I am a 35 yr old male and have been taking lipitor about 7 yrs. I have a genetically high cholesterol and it has been up to 275. On lipitor its around - 93% more...
    Kmj1- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in Lipitor
  34. link Drmike4777
    Please see the complete article in LifeExtension Magazine http://www.lef.org/magazine/mag2008/feb2008_Alleviating-Congestive-Heart-Failure-With-Coenzy - 96% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  35. link Drmike4777
    Lipitor congestive heart failure, merck co inc, normal cholesterol levels, reckless abandon, merck co
    As a retired Healthcare Professional, like you I almost died from a statin overdose. If you’re a U.S. resident or Canadian resident, I would encourage - 95% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  36. link Drmike4777
    Simvastatin merck co inc, normal cholesterol levels, reckless abandon, merck co, cardiomyopathies
    As a retired Healthcare Professional, like you I almost died from a statin overdose. If you’re a U.S. resident (FDA Form 3500) or Canadian resident, I - 95% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago - in Simvastatin
  37. link Drmike4777
    Lipitor congestive heart failure, lef org, weakness and fatigue, american journal of cardiology, journal of cardiology
    I would encourage every patient on statins to read the recent article (Feb. 2008) by Dr. Peter Langsjoen, MD/Cardiologist: http://www.lef.org/magazine - 90% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  38. link Bbsmith2008
    Lipitor c reactive protein, initial diagnosis, muscle pains, rheumatologist, prednisone
    I am a male of 67 years old. I took Lipitor for a year, and after a few months of taking it, I felt muscle pains in my arms and shoulders, as well as - 95% more...
    Bbsmith2008- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Lipitor
  39. link Drmike4777
    I would encourage you to read the recent article (Feb. 2008) by Dr. Peter Langsjoen, MD/Cardiologist: http://www.lef.org/magazine/mag2008/feb2008_Alle - 90% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  40. link Drmike4777
    Crestor congestive heart failure, julian m whitaker, patients with heart failure, citizen petition, dr julian
    Over 6 years ago, the following Petition was submitted to the FDA, I would encourage every patient being treated with statins to read it and bring it - 96% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago - in Crestor
  41. link Drmike4777
    Zocor congestive heart failure, normal cholesterol levels, julian m whitaker, patients with heart failure, citizen petition
    Over 6 years ago, the following Petition was submitted to the FDA, I would encourage every patient being treated with statins to read it and bring it - 95% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago - in Zocor