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... stands for creatine phosphokinase, an enzyme that is released into the blood whenever tissue damage occurs. ... (7 replies)
... erol was 160, and to come back in three months. I asked him to fax the blood results to me internist. That same day, the internist called to tell me the muscle enzyme level was 358. I then called the cardiologist to ask him why he did not inform me of the high enzyme level when I was in his office. ... (6 replies)
... Thanks. I certainly would not describe the soreness I experienced while taking Crestor as "severe muscle pain and weakness." If anything, it's mild soreness and it was never bad enough for me to complain until I started wondering about it after reading up on statins side effects. In any event, I'm going to try the Red Yeast, Niacin, and keep taking the Vascepa... (13 replies)

... mptoms that statins can cause are severe muscle pain and weakness from inflammation and breakdown of muscle tissue. This is seen by an elevation in CK, a muscle enzyme measured in the blood. It is way worse than the usual muscle soreness after a workout. ... (13 replies)
Coenzyme Q-10?
Jan 26, 2006
... The creatine kinase test measures the blood levels of certain muscle and brain enzyme proteins. ... (7 replies)
... But many people experience pain and fatigue even though they have normal CK levels. ... (4 replies)
... which is an enzyme released by damaged muscle. ... (10 replies)


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