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... Lenin and NHone, thank you for your replies. We are still leaning toward the Zocor as being the culprit. Four years ago he was put on either Crestor or lipitor and had the same shoulder pain. He went off it because the pain was just too bothersome, as soon as he stopped the meds the pain went away. ... (9 replies)
... slight heart attack, in May 2003. At that time he was put on a statin, not sure of the name, may have been crestor. Anyway, within a month or two he was having shoulder pain, attributed it to the statin, and stopped taking it, the pain went away. ... (9 replies)
... knees but it has continued to attack one joint after the other. I am almost 2 years off and still having tendon problems. Go to bed fine and wake up with horrid pain in a different joint that leaves it useless... and I have a real high tolerance for pain. ... (4 replies)

Statin rebound?
Jun 17, 2007
... My husband just stated taking that about a week ago, he takes Simvistatin 40mg,and 1000mg of niaspan for cholesterol. He has been having shoulder pain and we attribute it to the statin,even though the cardiologist and regular dr. say they doubt it. ... (7 replies)
... I don't have an answer for you on that. but consider this......In that paper they summarized the incidence of "Adverse Events" while taking the various statins vs PLACEBO. Guess what? For both categories of 1)ANY adverse event and 2)adverse events ATTRIBUTED TO THE STATIN, the % of events with the statins (including Crestor) were LESS than placebo! Food for thought ;) . (4 replies)
... Good morning Rahod, I demand 20 points in the game of life for having finished the 37 page .pdf. My only quibble was the emphasis put on CRESTOR'S differential effect on HDL-C (as opposed to Lipitor.) AZ report dismal +2% to 6% HDL-C with atorvastatin and I KNOW I got a 25% increase in 30 days with 20 mg. Lipitor. Other than that a good read. Hey guy, you're a good... (4 replies)




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