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... I had similar leg pain with Lipitor, then the doctor switched me to Zocor which gave me pain in the left forearm. The Zocor was accompanied by dizziness and gross lethargy. It took about two weeks to get over this after stopping the use of Zocor. ... (2 replies)
... 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)
... You are now reading true side effects of leg pain that first started in my shoulders and then to my arms, thighs, and calfs. ... (39 replies)

... I had the very same pain in my right front thigh when on Zocor 10mgs. I had taken the drug for a couple of years before this started in. The pain became so bad that I could not stand to even walk unless I had pressure on it. So I put an Ace bandage on it and that helped some, not much, but some. ... (7 replies)
... what to do for leg muscle weakness and unsteadiness from zocor (3 replies)
... My husband has not had any heart attacks, but was taking Lipitor at a fairly low dose, 10 mg, before the dosage was upped to 20mg. His hip and leg pain was so gradual that we did not associate it with Lipitor until the dose was increased. ... (9 replies)
... ainable muscle pains. After a short period of time, I was put on Zocor, which I quit taking about a month ago. I had developed peripheral neuropathy in both feet and both hands shortly after starting statins . NO REASON for the neuropathy was ever found after numerous tests by a neurologist. ... (13 replies)
... I have been on zocor for 9 years and recently been put on vytorin. I developed arthritis last year and thought my leg and hip pain was from arthritis. I couldn't walk two blocks without pain in hip and leg. ... (18 replies)
... Well, I understand what you're saying, and I've heard doctors say pretty much the same thing. But I don't exactly buy it. Statin pain can certainly manifest itself elsewhere. Peripheral neuropathy is one good example. ... (13 replies)
... I am in better health and have a higher exercise capacity in spite of heart disease . ... (39 replies)
... My doctors kept trying different statins even after I complained of problems each time. Very frustrating and disconcerting. ... (17 replies)
... s me ''Take it or Die''. Same as my Plavix . Same side effects as well, so I've got a double whammy. Could'nt work either because of them. Went to Red Yeast Rice and Policosanol. Blood work aint as good as a statin though. ... (3 replies)
... You need to report the muscle pain to your doctor immediately though. It could be rhabdomyolysis which is a known and dangerous side effect of statins, especially if you are female. Rhabdomyolysis is the rapid breakdown of skeletal muscle tissue. ... (3 replies)
... Folic Acid, and Fish Oil to help control the inflammation. Study and do research and you will find that the "lower cholesterol" bandwagon has been a sham. It was based on flawed studies. Our bodies need cholesterol for all of it's functions. ... (3 replies)
... Wife was on Lipitor, Zocor, and Pravachol. The later drug caused serious sides in 2002. Symptoms were the severe muscle ache and flu like problems without the runs or upchucks. Research at the time suggested "STATINS" were the problem. ... (13 replies)
... My father had exactly the same problem when he was on 40mg Zocor. He described the pain in his leg pretty much the same way, like a real bad cramp. A lot of times it would wake him up in the middle of the night. ... (7 replies)
... sound to eliminate blood clot and veins were in good shape. I have been on 40mg zocor for about one year. Could someone explain or describe the type of pain that has been attributed to the effects of this drug. ... (7 replies)
Vytorin
Mar 2, 2006
... read you name on this I would have sworn I wrote it... Its exactly as I feel......I don't think people understand that we are not against helping with the heart, and other medical problems. We just don't want to be lead down a dark alley. ... (16 replies)
... When I first started on Zocor 40 mg I would have leg discomfort mostly at night. I first thought it was restless leg syndrome because I just felt like I needed to keep moving them. It was sort of an achy feeling in the legs. Mine finally went away. ... (7 replies)
Lovastatin
Jun 22, 2006
... For me, 10mg lipitor led to intense leg pain after a few months. Even once I stopped taking it, it took several weeks for the pain to really go down. ... (1 replies)


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