Cardiology

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  1. link Lin20
    Permanent damage from Lipitor
    Great to hear of recovery from Lipitor. Unfortunately I have just been informed today that my problems from Lipitor 80mg are permanent. I have severe - 81% more...
    Lin20- over a year ago - 12 Replies - in Lipitor
  2. link Junkins
    @Chadd. Good post and maybe this link will also help people better understand the situation re Statins, CoQ10 and heart failure. [link removed] (Peter - 42% more...
    Junkins- over a year ago
  3. link Kimmie0502
    PredniSONE horrible drug, anaphylactic reactions, heartrate, steroids, verge
    I got on prednisone for repetitive anaphylactic reactions. I think I might prefer anaphylaxis. I have felt for three weeks like I am dying (literally - 83% more...
    Kimmie0502- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in PredniSONE
  4. link 4family
    NuvaRing seasonal asthma, asthma medicine, nuva ring, chest heaviness, breathing tests
    I went on the nuvaring for approximately a year (after having my 2nd child). All was well or so I thought until this past January I experienced heart - 93% more...
    4family- over a year ago - in NuvaRing
  5. link Nancylee1
    Toprol-XL general anxiety disorder, anxiety and nausea, brain fog, extreme anxiety, stress echo
    I took toprol about 12 years . I had been taking 50 mg when because of palpitations it was increased to 75 mg. After about 6 weeks I had extreme anxie - 95% more...
    Nancylee1- over a year ago - in Toprol-XL
  6. link Thinner
    Lipitor muscle and joint pain, medical device company, hip joints, muscle degeneration, body muscle
    I am 39 years old and work for an interventional cardiology medical device company in Tokyo, and so know the importance of controling one's cholestero - 93% more...
    Thinner- over a year ago - 8 Replies - in Lipitor
  7. link Joezen777
    Simvastatin simvastin, redness on face, heat stroke, type 1 diabetes, lisinopril
    I'm only on 10mg Simvastatin and 10mg Lisinopril. I have type 1 diabetes and a minor TBI from a heat stroke. If I stop taking these then after a day o - 69% more...
    Joezen777- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Simvastatin
  8. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    It was after ceasing the medicines that 80% of my symptoms got a lot worse. I knew it was the medicine because before ceasing I was taking it every se - 90% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago
  9. link Oldcarpetcleaner
    Lipitor criminal negligence, saturday afternoons, muscle cramps, new zealand medical, medsafe
    CRIMINAL NEGLIGENCE COMPLAINT FILED. I copped the worse of everything and almost croaked with statins. 20 months since stopping the poison, I'm still - 92% more...
    Oldcarpetcleaner- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  10. link Ellenmarie
    Yasmin aspirin regimen, birth control pill, discharge papers, stress test, 20s 30s
    I've been on Ocella -- a generic form of Yasmin -- since late March/early April. I only started taking it because I was on a different birth control p - 90% more...
    Ellenmarie- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Yasmin
  11. link Mirenauser2007
    Mirena sharp abdominal pains, mood swings, breast enlargement, iud, future research
    Hi everyone, I had Mirena pleased about 2 years ago following my 2nd child. I have been experiencing mood swings, dizziness, nausea, and breast enlarg - 80% more...
    Mirenauser2007- over a year ago - in Mirena
  12. link Luluzc
    Lisinopril 12.5 mg
    Jus I am started to get high blood pression 135/84, y took before for i year a diuretic, but almost 3 weeks ago I started with lisinopril 12.5mg plus - 84% more...
    Luluzc- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  13. link Joannrogersm
    Daughter of mom who Bipolar
    I am a daughter who's mom is bipolar. Just recently my mother has gotten worse due to my uncle's death. It seems like everytime something traumatic ha - 70% more...
    Joannrogersm- over a year ago - 49 Replies - in Bipolar Disorder
  14. link Lindamann
    Kskeene, with all due respect for your raw food diet, I cannot live on that. I have had a brush with death and cannot risk my heart to no medicines, b - 94% more...
    Lindamann- over a year ago
  15. 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
  16. link Drmike4777
    Your complaint of "intense tiredness" is likely statin induced heart failure, described in the following article. Dr. Peter H. Langsjoen, MD - 88% more...
    Drmike4777- over a year ago
  17. link Dblackstock
    PredniSONE pound weight gain, temporal arteritis, sad saga, chief hobby, liver problem
    How interesting to find this site! I, too, was diagnosed with temporal arteritis on February 29 (no more leap years for me!). Because I was already bl - 94% more...
    Dblackstock- over a year ago - in PredniSONE
  18. link Fezz133
    Toprol-XL rapid heart beat, toprol xl, horrible nightmares, cardiology office, extreme fatigue
    I suddenly had high blood pressure. I was put on a heart monitor for 21 days because I was experiencing frequent palpitations. I was given 25 mg Metop - 93% more...
    Fezz133- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Toprol-XL
  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 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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