1. link Mellis2006
    Lipitor grandmother, high cholesterol levels, kidney doctor, innate wisdom, fish oil
    I am a 42 yr old female mother of 3. My bad cholesterol was around 350 associated with nephrodic syndrome which is a kidney disorder. My dr. put me on - 90% more...
    Mellis2006- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lipitor
  2. link Propsguy
    oh my god! i had nephrotic syndrome last year and my cholesterol shot up to almost 500. of course they wanted to put me on lipitor but i refused. list - 91% more...
    Propsguy- 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 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
  5. 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
  6. link Maureen77700
    Vytorin cholesterol count, muscle degeneration, lipostat, fish oils, vascular problems
    When the doctor discovers that I had a cholesterol count of 9.2 in 2006, I started to use all the different statins prescribed by the doctor. I used L - 91% more...
    Maureen77700- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Vytorin
  7. link Pappy322
    Crestor lipator, pain in lower back, back pains, organic eggs, white coats
    i am experience a lot of pain in lower back and i am taking crestor aftre taking lipitor for giving me the same back pains what else can i take ?
    Pappy322- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Crestor
  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
    yahadom: Thank you for you posting. No I am not positively certain that it is from Lipitor, but I am going by what my Dr. is telling me. I have not ha - 71% more...
    Peppermintpatty- over a year ago
  10. link Lgobush
    Are you positive this has to do with Lipitor? I currently am suffering from shoulder impingement/rotator cuff injury-- can't do everyday tasks like co - 62% more...
    Lgobush- over a year ago
  11. link Yahadom
    I also took Lipitor for a few years and suffered problems with legs and back. I quit taking it January 13. . . it's now July 9 and I am much better pa - 73% more...
    Yahadom- over a year ago
  12. 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
  13. link Yahadom
    Lipitor omega 3 oils, good nutrition, naturopath, coq10, lipitor
    These posts go back all the way to 2003. Everyone has complained about side effects, most of which I have experienced myself. Please . . . if someone - 62% more...
    Yahadom- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lipitor
  14. link 1234joy56
    I've been on Lipitor 10 mg for almost 20 years now and don't have any of the symptoms expressed here other than leg weakness. I can't say for sure the - 82% more...
    1234joy56- over a year ago
  15. 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
  16. link Geneva65

    I had the exact same reaction to Simvastatin 40 mg qd, and stopped the med five days ago. The constant, nearly unbearable leg pains quickly decreased - 77% more...
    Geneva65- over a year ago - in Simvastatin
  17. link Vgr
    Lipitor elbow pain, chol, muscle pain, neck pain, weight gain
    40 yr old white history of heart disease. blood chol was a bit too high. Tried diet & exercise; still to high..Started lipitor. No - 70% more...
    Vgr- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lipitor
  18. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Lipitor is unquestionably the cause.
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  19. link Propsguy
    how much animal food do you eat? anything from an animal (eggs, dairy) contains cholesterol. under normal circumstances your liver makes all the chole - 81% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago
  20. link Peppermintpatty
    Lipitor shoulders, 3 years, sleep, mental clarity, liptor
    I have been taking Lipitor for many long I can't remember. I had for the last 3 years been having pain in my arms, shoulders off and on.... - 79% more...
    Peppermintpatty- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  21. link Jcf3
    I have been on liptor for approx. 10 issues in the beginning, but for the past 3 years I have had increased muscle pain in joints,legs and - 64% more...
    Jcf3- over a year ago
  22. 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
  23. link Vschwab16
    Thank you! I will look into that right away. As I said, I hope it's not too late for me to see improvement, even if it does take a while. "I'm wa - 79% more...
    Vschwab16- over a year ago