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... While I haven't had any side effects up to this point, my luck is as soon as I posted in this forum my improved numbers, I'll start having side effects in a few days! Hopefully not. ... (22 replies)
... Nick, Congratulations!!! Your numbers are great! Stay on the Crestor, but do be observant about any side-effects (muscle pain, tingling sensations...). If you run into any persistent, unexplained side-effects, I'd consider stopping for a while to see if they go away. You should also adopt a healthy diet (if you're not already on one)... Are you on CoQ10? I... (22 replies)
... Well I went to the lab after five weeks of taking 5mg of Crestor. Here's the breakdown as I just found out today. ... (22 replies)

... My Dr. has taken me of Zetia 5mg and now has me on Crestor 5 mg. Prior to taking Crest. I had pains in my legs and fatigue even with lot of rest. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks Uff ...I have a friend at the gym who takes Niacin before each workout. He's been on it for nearly at least 3 years ...he said it gives him more energy (or is supposed to). It used to make his skin really flush, not as much anymore. It sounds like it's best for me to stick to my 5mg of Crestor since my numbers greatly improved after weeks and if I change... (22 replies)
... Yeah JJ I'll ride it out for now and see over the next six months to a year how it goes, I'm more concerned with longterm effects since many on here have the muscle issues that they don't quite seem to recover from. ... (22 replies)
... Update for Hubble and Lenin ...I've been on the Crestor two weeks to the day now and while I only am taking a small dose (5mg), I have no muscle pain or issues. I'll know more when I go back for my first lab test in three more weeks to check my cholesterol and liver profile. Nick (22 replies)
... Pharm Rep samples of 5mg pills. Seven pills in a pack, Five packs ...So five weeks of pills. ... (22 replies)
... e stairs. I'm not sure what I will use to lower my LDL, but I see my cardio in a few weeks. Just curious though. I was taking 10mg of Lipitor, and now I'm taking 5mg of Crestor. I though 2.5mg was the equivalent dose. Anyone know for sure? ... (4 replies)
... My Dr. wants to start me on 5mg of Crestor but only on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Any thoughts on going back on the Statins? ... (4 replies)
... but if I can lower it without side effects I want to do that. I have started taking take 100mg CoQ10 daily and will try Crestor again in a few weeks to confirm if the leg problem is related. Thanks again. ... (13 replies)
... I like it...I have been taking it for over 3 months and have had no problems at all. I actually alternate between 10 mg and 5 mg, taking 10 mg 4X a week and 5mg 3X a week. ... (23 replies)
... Why won't they put you on Crestor? If they won't, find a Dr who will! It's certanly worth a try, given your problems with Lipitor. Since Crestor is more effective per dose than Lipitor, you can try 5mg (1/2 pill) to start and go from there if required. The fact you still have other meds left over should not enter into your decision. You should take 100mg of Q10 daily with any... (14 replies)
... Sorry to hear that...let us know if the pain subsides. (27 replies)
... I've been taking 5mg of Crestor for the past week and now the leg pain is back. ... (27 replies)
... found you and have read through a few of the threads but thought I would ask a question about people who have moved from statin to statin because of the fatigue side effects. ... (0 replies)
... what dose of crestor were you started on? ... (4 replies)
... within three months of commencement, without side effects. Many members here have also had dramatic results with this product. ... (4 replies)
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Sep 13, 2011
... I just had my cholesterol tested here recently because both my father and grandmother on his side has high cholesterol above 300 without medicine. I am only 28 and have high cholesterol. ... (3 replies)
... of Crestor which is just as potent as Simvastatin. The Red Yeast Rice is similar to statins, the only problem is the muscle side effects are still possible and you don't know what your taking, because it's not FDA approved and Red Yeast Rice can be just as dangerous in high doses. ... (6 replies)


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