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... day, my AST and ALT liver enzyme levels were normal. ... (1 replies)
... cholesterol. My cardiologist also checks liver enzymes every 6 months. Until recently, everything was OK, but after the last scheduled blood test I was told that my liver enzymes were "mildly elevated". ... (7 replies)
... Marie, is this the test where the doctor put an apron over your private parts, and give you a shot before running you thru the machine. It resembles a mri machine. If so, my mom and my grandmother had this test done. ... (7 replies)

... to your ultrasound, it would show any visible damage to your liver, however, the most accurate test is the biopsy. I think the biopsy is used as a last resort and I would imagine your levels would have to be pretty high on a prolonged basis before biopsy. ... (7 replies)
... High liver enzymes can be a real problem and signals liver damage. Maybe you can try taking half the dosage, after you check with your doctor. ... (6 replies)
... My husband was told to start on Zocor last December by the family doctor. His total cholestrol was 228 while his triglyceries were 105. Other chol numbers were elevated. ... (1 replies)
... I took Zocor 40 mg for many years until this last June when I started feeling really bad due to my muscle aches. I never had a problem for the first two years and then my last blood test showed my liver enzymes rising and my kidneys starting to fail. ... (6 replies)
... Hi All! i just received my mom's lab results and i have some questions. I hope I'm not being too annoying, but the dr. did not go over anything with us at the visit. ... (13 replies)
... enzime Q10 in your body. I'm not sure what the correlation between swelling or soreness but using Pravachol I had some aches, pains and minor swelliing. ... (5 replies)
... is merely the loss of one of the drugs, ezetimibe, that can be hard on the liver and muscles. ... (8 replies)
Zocor Question
Mar 27, 2005
... for about 3 years, and he has never as much as had a sore pinky in all that time...ZERO side effects and very good lipid response but not as much as I get with Lipitor. ... (7 replies)
Doctors and Lp(a)
Feb 28, 2005
... I have posted here in the past and really enjoy reading the great information that you folks share with each other. ... (38 replies)
... ast few months, my new number was down to 276! I know that's still high, but I'll take it. The only thing I did different than before was to take the krill oil and I gave up my bagel and cream cheese for breakfast. I still eat a lot of bad food, especially red meat but at least I know I am on the right path. ... (30 replies)
... It is showing liver damage. ... (7 replies)
... They did the same thing to me. When I couldn't tolerate Lipitor they shoved meon Baycol. Finally I got totally ticked off and tossed em, then they put me on Welchol, don't lose that stuff either. ... (6 replies)
... and liver enzymes. On my 1st visit he gave me the HBP meds and then a week later with LDL results gave me zocor. When I told him I would not take it I was told to sign a release stating such. So I took it. ... (6 replies)
... they left a message indicating that "LFT's were still mildly elevated" and that an ultrasound had been scheduled. I will ask for specifics when next I speak to the dr. or his nurse. ... (7 replies)
... I've been taking CoQ10 for a while now - no muscle problems that I've noticed. I wonder just what exactly would show on the liver ultrasound - how does statin-related damage show up? (7 replies)
... SGPT are normal. The doctor blew it off but I'm totally flipping out. I've been off statins for quite awhile except for a few weeks on Lovastatin and just started back on generic Zocor yesterday as my LDL is high again. Can anyone give me some insight on this? ... (4 replies)
... which I think is o.k. Also a friend of mine who indulges a great deal more, when cutting down on alcohol ,his enzymes went back to normal. So take it easy on the alcohol, and have another blood test. Good Luck. ... (8 replies)




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