Cholesterol

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  1. link Ilbvacumin
    Simvastatin muscle and joint pain, withdrawal effects, blurry vision, walking stick, zocor
    I'm a 54 year old female prescribed 10 mg zocor(simvastatin) for slightly elevated cholesterol. Took it for 7 months before I clued in to the cause of - 85% more...
    Ilbvacumin- over a year ago - 147 Replies - in Simvastatin
  2. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Hey Mobster, It's very sad how we have all come together across the globe through being maimed by the very industry we are supposed to trust the most, - 78% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  3. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Texas girl switching to Crestor may be "changing seats on the Titanic"! sums it up perfectly. When I changed my diet I went back to eggs, cr - 81% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  4. link Dross0927
    Boniva and High Cholesterol
    I read that Boniva negatively affects cholesterol levels, has anyone had this experience? My cholesterol skyrocketed after starting Boniva.
    Dross0927- over a year ago - 11 Replies - in Boniva
  5. link Lmoser
    I started boniva a year ago and my cholesterol was 190. After losing 50 lb and exercising daily, my cholesterol rose 70 points. You can imagine my fru - 43% more...
    Lmoser- over a year ago
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. link Rdick8
    I was prescribed this med 20MG in Oct. 2010 and took for 2.5 wks and I along w/my husband noticed a big mood change. I quit taking it and still have o - 85% more...
    Rdick8- over a year ago
  9. link Kcwolf
    I'm on two blood thinner &two AFib meds seens like over kill
    I had a stroke in April I was LIPITOR - BYSTOLIC - QUINAPRIL - HTZD (water pill) BP & CHOLESTEROL were under control.
    Kcwolf- over a year ago - in Medications
  10. link Bee_annie41
    Lipitor out of kilter, high cholesterol, freedom of information act, exacerbated, atorvastatin
    I have read with interest (?) the 'downers' here about Lipitor (Atorvastatin). Most of the posts here are anti Lipitor. One I read seemed to be ok wit - 94% more...
    Bee_annie41- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  11. link Mwah
    Thank you for your comments Anne before reading your post I had considered stopping Atorvastatin ( because of all the negativity towards it,) I have o - 75% more...
    Mwah- over a year ago
  12. link Mariee64
    Simvastatin aching hips, arthritis in the knee, heart stress, leg function, high potency
    I am 43 yr old woman and have been on simvastatin on and off for the past 3yrs, it's only since coming across this website that I have actually manage - 97% more...
    Mariee64- over a year ago - 16 Replies - in Simvastatin
  13. link Ruralex
    Tphilbri, Cholesterol is not a bad thing. Every part of our bodies requires it to function properly. Please go to Spacedoc.net and read some of the re - 37% more...
    Ruralex- over a year ago
  14. link Tphilbri
    I'm 35 and have 267 cholesterol. Prescribed Simvastatin 40mg by a doc (original visits were meant to help me with a year long stint of having a produc - 90% more...
    Tphilbri- over a year ago
  15. link Jellojellyrolls
    Risperdal and Effexor XR
    I've been on these two medications for approximately 6 years. Now everyone reacts differently to medication, I know that. The side effects that I had - 75% more...
    Jellojellyrolls- over a year ago - in Risperdal
  16. link Swehye
    Swollen lips
    i changed from Lipitor to Zocor 2 months ago and I started to have swollen lips a month later. It recurred a few times a week until now. I am not sure - 16% more...
    Swehye- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Simvastatin
  17. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Hey Swedish, have a look at WebMD, go to the cholesterol community, Bobby is there and doing some brilliant work.
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  18. link Gaja
    Lipitor pins and needles, cholesterol medication, side effects of lipitor, symptoms of anxiety, arms and legs
    I'm a 38 y/o woman. For 7 yrs I knew my cholesterol has been high. I refused to take cholesterol medication and decided to diet and exercise but that - 92% more...
    Gaja- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Lipitor
  19. link Marc300us
    ITS MARC AGAIN, FORGOT TO MENTION I BELIEVE THAT THE REASON THAT MY CHOLESTEROL DROPPED TO 150 FROM 280 IS ALSO DUE TO THE FACT THAT AT THE TIME THAT - 92% more...
    Marc300us- over a year ago
  20. link Marc300us
    i have also been taking lipitor however i have purchased the medication here in the philipines it seems to be a much smaller pill, the side effects th - 94% more...
    Marc300us- over a year ago
  21. link Dohbet
    Pain at back of my neck
    I've been taking lipitor and has been on and off. Everytime I take it, my muscle started to get weak. The latest effect of lipitor started when I turn - 78% more...
    Dohbet- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  22. link Swedish
    All statins (Simvastatin = Zocor, Lipitor, Pravachol, Crestor etc) have similar side effects. If you want to learn more about them read patient storie - 90% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  23. link Srini0101
    I am loosing my vision because of Lipitor
    I am a 45 year old male of South Asian descent residing in Canada. I was diagnosed with high cholestrol 4 years back and was put on 20mg of Lipitor. W - 90% more...
    Srini0101- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in Lipitor
  24. link Dohbet
    Sound familiar. You had the same symptom as my father after my dad stop taking lipitor. He got cured within a year with some help. Here what he do. - - 79% more...
    Dohbet- over a year ago
  25. link Hikerdadlvp
    Vytorin tiny fragments, muscle pains, doctor didn, ran one, marathons
    Healthy 46 year old male with total cholesterol 250 and 4.5 ratio started vytorin at a VERY small dose (broke 10mg tablet into 4 tiny fragments to app - 69% more...
    Hikerdadlvp- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Vytorin
  26. link Secondchance
    I am so happy for you that you quit this drug. I don't think anyone should be taking it to be honest. My husband took it last year for approximately 5 - 69% more...
    Secondchance- over a year ago
  27. link Izzy
    dry cough and accutane
    My daughter has been on Accutane for two months now - she has a persistent dry cough. Chest X-ray negative, she did a round of antibiotics, no change. - 47% more...
    Izzy- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Accutane
  28. link Wgl
    Yes, I am 25 white male, a smoker, on 60mg accutane a day (I weigh around 83kg). I developed a cough weeks after beginning accutane. I think it is bec - 85% more...
    Wgl- over a year ago
  29. link Pamjoy56
    Can I quit cold turkey?
    I have horrible side effects from Advair 500/50 and want to quit. Are there any possible side effects from quitting cold turkey?
    Pamjoy56- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Advair HFA
  30. link Kayceejenjins
    I too have been on Advair 500 50 for a year. I had never had asthma before and I was diagnosed with allergy induced asthma. I am a 50 year old woman. - 81% more...
    Kayceejenjins- over a year ago
  31. link Cassie32
    Same type symptoms
    I have been on Welchol for about six weeks and my joints have gotten really sore and a lot of stiffness. My feet are like lead in the morning and sore - 77% more...
    Cassie32- over a year ago - in Welchol
  32. link Bevt
    Simvastatin & Weight Gain
    I have gained 40 lbs since I've been on Simvastatin. I've had a heart attack 3 years ago and have been on it since. I have always been thin, I'm 66 ye - 46% more...
    Bevt- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Simvastatin
  33. link Bobby
    I have heard the complaint before from others saying they gained weight on statins. Statins induce several metabolic deficiencies from the liver's mev - 80% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago