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... his sugar is at 145 and I read that lipitor can raise sugar levels. the dr wont hear of it. what is going on here? ... (4 replies)
... Yes, hubby and I had both been on statins, he took them for 7 years. During those years he developed alot of problems, some which are permanent now. ... (12 replies)

Lipitor and tricor
Sep 28, 2004
... YEAH..but your LIVER would rather you took those shots over the course of a day :D . Ever hear of a HIGH BLOOD CONCENTRATION of alcohol>>>it can KILL YOU. As far as insulin released....ever hear of HYPOGLYCEMIA..YEP, LOW BLOOD SUGAR ;) . That's what you can have with a big DUMP of insulin...rather than a more even release. (24 replies)
... I hope we can keep in touch periodically. I know that my Dad and your husband are two different men. But I guess I am looking for similarities. Anything at all. My Dad is diabetic..... ... (11 replies)
... ent up the next test, which was 3 months later, then next test, 6 months later they leveled off, but still were not great so they tried me on a few other statins and Welchol, but as I said, I didn't seem to tolerate anything very well so I got ticked and tossed everything. ... (15 replies)
... e page about statins as U are. My biggest gripe is when U tell a dr. that U had bad experiences with them, they still try to find a new med. out U haven't tried, and try to convince U to try it. I have been thru 3 drs. ... (29 replies)
... Dak...Just take it one day at a time, and slowly try and let your dad do things for himself, just don't push. Hopefully all in good time things will improve. ... (11 replies)
Lipitor and tricor
Sep 28, 2004
... Some people can eat rocks and lard and have great cholesterol, and others like myself can eat a balanced diet and still have an unhealthy level. ... (24 replies)
Lipitor or not?
Dec 6, 2001
... but my LDL was 103 and my dr. was determined that it must always be below 100 if you have had heart problems. I also have diabetes. ... (15 replies)
... Here is part of the story released today on Lipitor, and secondarily on other statins... ... (7 replies)
... sugar levels, prehaps control cholesterol, and reduce nerve pain. ... (8 replies)
... m looking for is opinions, personal experiences, recomendations and support. ... (3 replies)
... I have had high cholestral for the past 10 years. I started on 10 mg of Lipitor and BEFORE I started my number was also 279. Gradually, over the years my dr. upped mine to 20mg. Then Last year, my dr. ... (9 replies)
Lipitor---dry eyes
Apr 10, 2011
... More numbers from later in 09 after stopping lipitor, exetrol. And just being on niacin TC 202, HDL 46, LDL 139, Tris 84. ... (8 replies)
Stopping Lipitor
Mar 9, 2001
... es because I have noticed nothing unusual. My doctor started me on 5 mg, increasing to 10mg when it was obvious 5 wasn't doing anything. He has done lipid levels and liver function tests several times. My levels are TC 198, LDL 114, HDL 48 and trigs 167. ... (33 replies)
Lipitor Questions
Mar 21, 2006
... She had good days and bad. Also, she took relafen for her joint pain, so that masked a lot of the lipitor problems. Because she didn't have any pain , her doctor said she didn't have side effects for the cholesterol medication, nor any myopathy. ... (44 replies)
... I have great sympathy for people who get real pain from statins, and I even sympathize with those who WRONGLY assume the pain of a bad back or an arthritic knee is caused by statins. ... (37 replies)
... Lane, I agree with Lenin - have her checked for Alzheimer's ... it is possible. Also have them test her liver to see why the enzymes are so elevated - does she have a fatty-liver? - what does of Lipitor and Zocor was/is she on? Has her thyroid level been checked? However, given the effects you say your mother is experiencing, I would also stop the statins for a few... (12 replies)
... I'm not diabetic. Along with the lipid profile I was also checked for sugar levels and whatnot. ... (16 replies)

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