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... Hi everyone. I'm an old poster, but on another subject. I've been taking Crestor for about a month now and I can hardly walk. ... (2 replies)
... and heart disease in other family memers. Was on 20 mg lipitor that was working pretty good, but Dr. took me off as tests indicated that muscle pain would be a problem. ... (6 replies)
... I have been taking 10mgs of Crestor for about a year. I have developed muscle pain at the elbow area of my right arm. If I rotate my hand left and right my elbow pain is very pronounced. ... (4 replies)

... I thought the maximum recommended dose was 40mg ... . I agree that stopping the Crestor is a good idea. IMO, the guideline cholesterol targets are far too low. What are your cholesterol numbers? ... (2 replies)
... Hi Mark. No, it's 120 mg. of CQ10. The Crestor is 10 mg. and I stopped it for now. ... (2 replies)
... some powder drink and now taking Zetia. I was removed off all of these for muscle pain. Cant take a statin at all. So Ive been taking Zetia for over 3 months now and that is my usual max when muscle pain hits me. ... (0 replies)
... I share some of your feelings toward Dr's, however, when I'd been on Pravachol for about 3 months and complained of various aches, my Dr. suggested he had to give it up for similar symptoms. He was fully apprised of some of the statin side effects. ... (4 replies)
... it went away as suddenly as it hit in both 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... ... (4 replies)
... they can not admit they gave you a drug that did you more harm than good and they darn sure can't admit they don't know how to treat it. ... (4 replies)
... as well as taking a good fish oil and Vitamin C. ... (2 replies)
... I was on Lipitor for over 7 years before I had my bout with severe muscle aches. ... (3 replies)
Dec 19, 2005
... I can't take them, and the last thing I would have been able to do was exercise, the problems I had certainly wouldn't allow it. Hopefully your mom is doing better. ... (11 replies)
Dec 18, 2005
... I would be careful with any statin with the reaction to Crestor. It has never been shown that lowering cholesterol will benifit women of any age and any condition. These are the findings of the statin study at ucsd. In fact there formal report should be published within a couple of months. ... (11 replies)
... hi folks. Somehow I feel better that I'm not alone in my problem with statins. I was on Crestor for several months also and was very tired and had severe leg cramps. I stopped that on my own. ... (29 replies)
... :)Thank you for sharing-You could be correct. I'm going to consult with my Doctor again!!! (4 replies)
... to start and go from there if required. The fact you still have other meds left over should not enter into your decision. ... (14 replies)
... or did it just come on 'out of the blue' and persist and get worse? ... (13 replies)
... Crestor almost done me in. Of course I had severe adverse reactions to all statin medications, but crestor was the last statin that I tried and when the usual "unexplained muscle pain" began, I continued to take it. After 8 days on the med I was in bed. Extreme kidney pain and no strength. ... (32 replies)
... Thanks for the response. I can't relate the start of the pain to a particular event, that's why I questioned the Crestor. I have been on Protonix for about a year and I do use Nasacort for sinus issues. ... (13 replies)
... My fibro and arthritis pain were tolerable until I was put on Lipitor about a year ago. Looking back, that was about the time that my really horrible muscle pain began. My knee pain got so bad, I had to use a walker, and at 55 years of age, I felt like I was 90. ... (11 replies)

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