1. link Jo63
    Lipitor docotr, fish oil, leg pain, daily basis, singulair
    My husband has taken Lipitor for many years. Just 2 months ago he experienced some muscle pain like perhaps he had stretched one too much. Then his le - 84% more...
    Jo63- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  2. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    The hassle with finding a new doctor is it seems almost impossible to find a proper doctor with common sense. When I changed doctors the second doctor - 88% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  3. link Mimi55
    Lipitor desk job, water exercise, muscle pain, 4 months, muscles
    62 year female with desk job. I have been on Lipitor for 10+ years and for the last 3-4 months I have started having really bad muscle pain. Feels lik - 83% more...
    Mimi55- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  4. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    There is a medical professor who published his events with statins. He took the medicine for 9 years before his legs packed up. He then went on to fee - 86% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  5. link Bobby
    Mimi, you are not alone. Muscle aches and pains are the most common symptom of statin poisoning. Symptoms can develop the first week on the drug, or a - 68% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  6. link Cindy0610
    Zocor family history of heart disease, history of heart disease, pain meds, low cholesterol, statins
    I uses to be on lipitor and after 2 years had terrible pains- stopped it and they went away- then I went on Zocor and was fine for a while-I had to be - 89% more...
    Cindy0610- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Zocor
  7. link Bobby
    Congratulations on going statin free.
    Bobby- over a year ago
  8. link Peppermintpatty
    Lipitor arm and shoulder pain, family doctor, 3 years, 10 years, teeth
    55 year old female has been taking Lipitor for about 10 years or having such arm and shoulder pain that I can barely use them....I went to fam - 83% more...
    Peppermintpatty- over a year ago - 11 Replies - in Lipitor
  9. link Peppermintpatty
    bobby31955 Thank you so much for that information....It is unbelieveable the stuff I am learning about this horrible drug. I never really thought of l - 87% more...
    Peppermintpatty- over a year ago
  10. link Bobby
    Peppermintpatty, One of the reasons Statin drugs can cause so much muscle, joint, and tendon pain is because they inhibit a vital nutrient called LDL - 79% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  11. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Most elderly people get pain relief when resting, statin victims pain can get a lot worse while resting. Aging means slowing down to do half the big g - 85% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  12. link Propsguy
    if you are taking statins and you start to experience muscle pain or foot pain or joint pain, you should first assume that it's caused by the statin. - 75% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago
  13. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    There doesn't seem to be any one fix for the painful misery of statin poisoning. Originally I was taking high doses of oxycontin which really helped b - 57% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  14. link Yvette64
    Welchol right hand tremors, red yeast rice, gnc, negativity, lipitor
    I was just prescribed this drug today (6/28/10), but I am afraid to take it now after reading all this negativity and side affects. I am going to cont - 78% more...
    Yvette64- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Welchol
  15. link Martinb14127
    I see in your blog that you may try Red Yeast Rice. If you have had a reaction to Lipitor or any other statin drug, you need to be aware that Rede Yea - 74% more...
    Martinb14127- over a year ago
  16. link Karlkoch
    Lipitor cholesterol, muscle biopsy, muscle damage, presence
    I have been taking Lipitor for 9 years and have had very few side effects. It has kept my cholesterol around 175 which acceptable (over 270 w/o it). I - 54% more...
    Karlkoch- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  17. link Bobby
    Yes, statins can raise CK levels. However muscle damage can still occur in the presence of normal CK. This has been proven thru muscle biopsy showing - 37% more...
    Bobby- over a year ago
  18. link Eihplar1120
    Simvastatin sinus problems, sinus infection, ringing in my ears, cholesterol level, liver damage
    I am very glad that I visited this website! I have been taking Simvastatin (20 mg) for almost a year. I am 61 years old and have a history of high cho - 91% more...
    Eihplar1120- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Simvastatin
  19. link Propsguy

    geneva65, simvastatin & lipitor are the same, more or less. all statins are just variations of the same molecules so that different drug companies - 83% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago - in Simvastatin
  20. link Vschwab16
    Lipitor cardiologists, adverse side effects, coq10, doctors, high quality
    I have been taking Lipitor for about three years now and have only just begun to connect the dots of my symptoms. I have had increasing severity of lo - 85% more...
    Vschwab16- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  21. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Everything you have described is unquestionably notified as serous adverse side effects of statin poisoning. You may need to be patient with your reco - 48% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  22. link Khanson
    Simvastatin sinus problem, stuffy nose, sore throat, blurry vision, hot flashes
    I am a 51 yr old female who stated simvastatin 2 weeks ago. I felt like I had a sinus problem or a slight cold with stuffy nose & sore throat for - 67% more...
    Khanson- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Simvastatin
  23. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    The vertigo flushes and blurry vision are all reported on this site. Check Lipitor on this site, same brand of poison. Not a lot of difference than pe - 57% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  24. link Justme1234
    Lipitor coenzyme q10, statins, dietary supplement, otc, lots of fish
    I have recently started taking Lipitor (20 mg) but my doctor also has me taking Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) - it's an OTC dietary supplement - which Lipitor - 33% more...
    Justme1234- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  25. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    COQ10 is a major heart health boost BUT it is not either a security or antidope for the evils of statin damage, it only helps it certainly does not cu - 65% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  26. link Nashley
    Lipitor untill, grandmother, yahoo, urine leakage, statins
    my grandmother of 78 years old is taking lipitor, 40mg, and she has leaking or sweating she never had it before until on this pill i dont know if anyo - 36% more...
    Nashley- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  27. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Urine leakage with statins is quite common myself included (male). I am sure it comes under weaker muscles which is the most common side effect of sta - 59% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  28. link Judym
    Lipitor cardiologists, doctors, heart, side effect of lipitor, lucky girls
    Hi. I'm a 59 year old female and I had been taking 10 mg Lipitor for about a year with no noticeable side effects. Six months ago I was having some ch - 88% more...
    Judym- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  29. link Justme1234
    My doctor has started me on Lipitor but also has me taking Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10), an OTC dietary supplement. CoQ10 is naturally occurring in the body. - 56% more...
    Justme1234- over a year ago
  30. link Neomastiffs
    Simvastatin lipitor side effects, first food, cholestrol, drug manufacturer, nursing mothers
    I am a 52 year old female ,I started on 10mg simvastatin about 1 year ago, about 5 days later after starting it i noticed was swelling under my eyes w - 77% more...
    Neomastiffs- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Simvastatin
  31. link Snc
    Stop taking it. Next you might experience terrible gastro issues, feeling like you are having a heart attack and muscle breakdown. I am a runner and n - 62% more...
    Snc- over a year ago
  32. link Nano63
    Simvastatin cholesterol levels, vascular disease, healthy eating, cholesterol, females
    After being on Lipitor for several years, I was taken off the drug by insurance carrier and told to start taking Simvastatin, 40 mg. It has been 8 mon - 72% more...
    Nano63- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Simvastatin
  33. link Susie53pollock
    I am a 56 year old female who had been taking Lipitor for many years. Due to MY insurance stopping Lipitor, my DR put me on Simvistatin. I took it for - 85% more...
    Susie53pollock- over a year ago