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... I and many members of this board have taken statins. ... (2 replies)
... I was on Lipitor for 7 years when I was hit with serious muscle pain and weakness. Mine did continue to get a little worse for a month or so after I quit the Lipitor, and it took over 1.5 years before I felt 'normal' again. ... (14 replies)
... Absolutely !! I have been off statins now well over 8 months now and I still have some pain, but not like it was at the beggining. ... (14 replies)

... Alas, thigh muscle pain is the most likely kind of problem with statins. ... (14 replies)
... density lipoprotein cholesterol in all patients with acute myocardial infarction and coronary artery disease. ... (33 replies)
... I was put on Zetia. That's just causing a lot of digestive issues which I already had following the statin problems with Lipitor and Zocor. I am now taking Nexium which seems to be working but....will I be OK after I stop taking Nexium.... that remains to be seen. ... (10 replies)
Nov 30, 2006
... I was on my lovastatin for 5 months. Then I stopped completely. Doctor would not believe that the pain was from the lovastatin He wanted to put me on something else I told him no way. ... (2 replies)
... Goldenboys, I too can not take Lovastatin and for the same reason as you. I had such stomach pain and eventually bloody stools as a result. ... (12 replies)
... First off, great board. It's funny how only a small percentage of people are supposed to have side effects from statins and that "small percentage" all managed to find this board. I wonder if Mandy Patinkin would still pimp Crestor if he read all this. ... (26 replies)
... I have been on lovastatin for 5 months and quit it all together last May due to leg pain. It is now over 7 months and I am just getting relief from leg pain. ... (14 replies)
... but only after many years, and then only after it was combined with Tricor. ... (10 replies)
... This time, I would continue taking the COQ10 that I wished I would have known about when I took Lipitor and ended up with muscle pain and weakness. ... (12 replies)
... I'm hoping you are correct....damage from statins is completely reversable. That would be great news. It's been nearly 6 months since I have taken any statin-yet, some of the problems remain. Do you think there is a time point where one could say "well, I guess that's as good as it gets for me". (10 replies)
... I know of one study where pain was reported, but no elevation in CK was noted. They did muscle biopses while on the drug, and again some time after stopping the drug. ... (10 replies)
Nov 17, 2009
... It all depends on the person. I have taken all of the fab five major statins and had to stop them all. ... (5 replies)
... Amongst the minority that do experience side effects from statins, muscle weekness and pain is one of them. ... (2 replies)
May 3, 2004
... Crestor, or Pravachol and you will see various opinions. ... (1 replies)
... Shoulder and arm pain are very unlikely to be caused by statins, especially a low dose of a weak statin. ... (8 replies)
... n a statin drug in June of 08. In January of this year I noticed that my right arm from the elbow to the shoulder was achey. Thought it was being on the computer and holding the mouse! Yea! March 11 I got in bed, the nightgown was kind of under the butt, lifted butt, pulled nightgown with right arm.....torn rotator cuff!!!!! ... (12 replies)
... o I stopped eating foods containing a lot of cholesterol and I exercise vigorously for at least 30 minutes a day on a stationary bike. I have spent my whole lifetime eating unhealthy. ... (11 replies)

Associated Tags: crestor, lipitor, lopid, lovastatin, mevacor, simvastatin, welchol, zetia, zocor

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