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  1. link Marchione
    Lipitor depression problems, muscle ache, appetite, headache, diet
    I started 20mg 5 days ago the side effects were so bad I had to call my doctor and stop. headache, muscle ache, no appetite, feverish, depressed, I ha - 50% more...
    Marchione- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  2. link Swedish
    Now and then I read the messages here. I have read quite a few like yours. I have never taken any statins, nor would I, but several relatives did and - 97% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  3. link Johnq
    Lipitor uffe ravnskov, weston price, webb sites, ghost writers, christopher hudson
    ive been on a ten mg lipitor for about a year. i am 42 and have been in decent health 2yrs ago it was revealed during a routine physical my cholestero - 86% more...
    Johnq- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  4. link Swedish
    Now and then I read the messages here. I have never taken any statins, nor would I, but several relatives did and that “forced” me to start looking fo - 97% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  5. link Nodrugs4me
    Lipitor webb sites, ghost writers, christopher hudson, hypotesis, google
    I quit taking Lipitor years ago because I had strange symptoms and aches and pains. Since my cholesterol was up again, I asked my doctor to start me o - 79% more...
    Nodrugs4me- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  6. link Swedish
    Maybe the information below can help you to make up your mind whether it`s worth taking statins or not. I recognise many of your side effects from my - 97% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  7. link Swedish

    I`s very sad and disturbing to read all these stories. I have not taken statins - nor would I. To see 3 people close to me suffer from side effects wa - 91% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago - in Zocor
  8. link Base77
    Lipitor severe muscle cramps, stomach upsets, calf area, doctor asap, slopitch
    June 27/09 I am 65 yrs , very active. Play hockey, baseball, slopitch, and jog. Started on Lipitor 10gm about 5 years ago. About 6 months later increa - 91% more...
    Base77- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lipitor
  9. link Swedish
    I agree with the other commentators but would also add: Try to make up your own mind about the cholesterol issue. There are other views than the ones - 89% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  10. link Joharely19
    Simvastatin new job, fatigue, knees, weston price, medical myths
    After reading all of this - I take Simvastatin 40mg - then had to go off of it, cause I got layed off & couldn't afford to get my med's filled. We - 64% more...
    Joharely19- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Simvastatin
  11. link Verdul1
    Simvastatin last two months, ct scan, 5 months, headaches, headache
    I am in shock and so glad that I came to this website. I have been taking simvastatin for about 5 months now and this morning I decided to do a web se - 82% more...
    Verdul1- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Simvastatin
  12. link Swedish
    Thanks for telling your story. I think it`s a rather typical story. I have never taken any statins. I had 3 relatives that did and that forced me to l - 93% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  13. link Felicia79
    Zocor sciatic nerve, alternative meds, high cholesterol, statin drugs, healthy diet
    Except for having high cholesterol (310), I'm a 29 yr old healthy active female, very petite and weigh 98lbs. My mother has had a quadruple bypass and - 88% more...
    Felicia79- over a year ago - 10 Replies - in Zocor
  14. link Swedish
    I totally agree with the previous writer (Bobby) but would also recommend you to read different books and form your own opnion to prevent you from bei - 81% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  15. link Johnnyo
    Lipitor cholesterol myths, marcia angell, weston price, medical myths, anthony colpo
    I get these painful cramps in both legs the back of my legs above my calf muscles. They always come after midnight when I am asleep. i get up and I ha - 35% more...
    Johnnyo- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Lipitor
  16. link Swedish
    Your side effects are not unusual. I remember my mothers cramps but that was long before I realised what statins can do to you. Are you sure that high - 90% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  17. link Swedish

    Your story is very much like others.. I have not been on any statins - but people close to me. That forced me to look for information - and one of the - 94% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago - in Simvastatin
  18. link Rjohngm
    Zocor duane graveline, jerome groopman, cholesterol myths, marcia angell, weston price
    I am only 42 years old and have been on zocor for the past 30 months. I've had mild tingling in my feet and achy joints along with slightly elevated l - 77% more...
    Rjohngm- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Zocor
  19. link Swedish
    Your symptoms are very much like those I saw in a very close friend. He had taken Zocor (=Simvastatin) for many years. Never did any medical staff thi - 92% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  20. link Anne5p
    Simvastatin few minutes, gp, decisions, benefit, jerome groopman
    Have been on simvastatin on and off for 15 months now. First of all 10mg came off for a while - cholesterol level up to 7.6 again so was put on 40mg. - 87% more...
    Anne5p- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Simvastatin
  21. link Swedish
    First of all I want to tell you that I have nothing to do with health care. I am just an ordinary lady who became very upset about what I experienced - 93% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  22. link Hoosier_daddy
    Simvastatin cholesterol numbers, muscle and joint pain, sore muscles, extreme muscle, cinammon
    I was on 40 mg of simvastatin for 4 months with seemingly no side effects when my doctor said my cholesterol wasn't coming down quickly enough to suit - 92% more...
    Hoosier_daddy- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Simvastatin
  23. link Swedish
    I have never taken statins myself, but my father, mother and a very dear friend did. They all suffered from different health issues but to begin with - 95% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  24. link Lynnk
    Simvastatin pain meds, headaches, cholesterol, last time, headache
    I started taking simvastin (the lowest dose) about 6 months ago with amazing results when it came to my cholesterol. After about 2 months I started ge - 83% more...
    Lynnk- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Simvastatin
  25. link Swedish
    I really feel sorry for you - and others. I have never taken statins myself - nor would I. But I have had people close to me who did. My old father ha - 92% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  26. link N8healer
    Lipitor immune memory, medical literature, muscle pain, joint pain, 5 months
    I am a 54 year old male who started taking Lipitor about 4 years ago. It seemed OK at first, but over the next several years I began to have increasin - 91% more...
    N8healer- over a year ago - 9 Replies - in Lipitor
  27. link Swedish
    I have never taken statins myself - nor would I. I have seen the suffering in people close to me and that certainly made an impression. It made me loo - 92% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  28. link Mike61704
    Simvastatin statin side effects, dizzyness, disassociation, war in iraq, zocor
    omg, im 32 years old been on zocor for 3 months now and am experiencing dizziness and disassociation with myself. I know now that it is from the drug. - 78% more...
    Mike61704- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Simvastatin
  29. link Swedish
    Please visit www.spacedoc.net (Forum to the right). All statins have similar side effects so it`s good to read as many stories as possible nut just ab - 92% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  30. link Jlandry44
    Zocor yadtel net, lou geric, shaking hands, landry, 3 years
    My mother took Zocor and has the similar side effects. But has anyone had shaking hands or been told they might have ALS (lou Geric's disease)? Please - 47% more...
    Jlandry44- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Zocor
  31. link Swedish
    I can´t answer your question but may be give you some hints to where you can look for more information. All statins have similar side effects so also - 91% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  32. link Smartie80
    Simvastatin post natal depression, short of breath, anti depressant, 7 months, mgs
    I am 38 years old and had my second child 7 months ago. My family history for heart disease is very poor and my cholesterol was 6.2 so my doctor presc - 80% more...
    Smartie80- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Simvastatin
  33. link Swedish
    Unfortunately, I can´t help you with your question, but maybe I can help you with some hints as to where you can find more information. All statins ha - 93% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago