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... chesters mom, First try some calcium before bedtime...a glass of milk or a couple Tums. Calves have been cramping at night since the beginning of man's time on Earth so don't jump to conclusions. Leg pain from statins is better described as an ACHE deep in the muscle, there is no cramping (bunching of muscle.) (9 replies)
... m going to give it a try. Says it helps Chol. reduces inflamation, excellent antioxident, and increased energy. Probably wasting my money, but I'm leaving the statins alone for the time being. ... (9 replies)
... Another thing they have found with statins and zetia, is that each time the body is rechallenged with a new statin the damage becomes progressive. ... (9 replies)

... of patients receiving statins for at least 11 months. ... (33 replies)
... muscle cramps, but I suspect your leg problems are more than just muscle cramps. ... (6 replies)
... saving drugs at the first sign of leg cramps seems a poor choice to me. ... (39 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)
... Oh yeah, Lipitor is your problem. I have been off it since 2000 after tracing my Neuropathy in both feet and muscle cramps in my legs. The pain has never left me and I spend a lot of time at PT. I rely on COQ10 which can be purchased at Walmart, etc. ... (29 replies)
... t chol. isn't a biggie for me. I've taken my results to my new doctor because I don't want to take statins. I've tried them before with the result being severe leg cramps and after reading so much about the negative effects of statins on muscles, I'm just very unsure that this is the thing to do. ... (5 replies)
... if I have lived this long with high cholesterol and have no plaque, I'm not willing to take the risk of all the side effects I hear about. The one time I took statins for about 3 months I was having severe leg cramps. I may be wrong but just don't see the need. ... (21 replies)
May 10, 2007
... I was given Vytorin and took one dose and felt leg cramps and went off the drug and went back to my doctor and complained and he put me on 40 mg Lipitor and it took me a month to get the nerve up to take it and I took one dose today and I had some nose bleed. I know I read somewhere on line that you can get nose bleed from taking statins. What do you all think? Maybe I should... (4 replies)
... NIACIN and 3,000 mg of VITAMIN C per day, he had not seen any cases of heart disease in approx 175 patients. I know that my experience with several statins were not good, these included neck and shoulder pain, leg cramps etc.. It takes some time but symptoms do develop. ... (34 replies)
... ion, diarrhea, dry eyes, dry skin, flu symptoms, gas, hair loss, headache, heartburn, indigestion, inflammation of sinus and nasal passages, itching, joint pain, leg cramps, muscle aching or weakness, purple or red spots on the skin, rash, sore throat, urinary problems, vomiting, weakness. ... (22 replies)
... In the past I had severe leg muscle pains from statins. Stopped taking them and my numbers increased. Doctor tried me on Questran and that did nothing. ... (5 replies)
... o do, but for me it comes at a cost. I can always expect muscle pain, weakness and stomach upset if I go above 20mg. I've had a minor loss of feeling in my feet, leg cramps and a couple of other issues. ... (3 replies)
... MissEmma, I meant to mention a cream that excellant for joints and pain/inflammation--It is "Topricin" and it's odorless and stainless. It is made up of 11 homeopathic remedies. I have been blown away by it's effectiveness.Other ointments other than steroids work but at a low % rate --- Topricin is well in the 95% range. When I first bought it several years ago, I did... (16 replies)
... Thats the test I took and it showed no muscle damage.. so .. so I guess I can exercise now? (16 replies)
... Creatine phosphokinase test also known as CP or CPK test. JJ....:wave: (16 replies)
... what tests should i get to check for muscle damage? (16 replies)
... Your very welcome. Years ago one of the posters here gave me some valuable info. so I wrote it down....:D Best of wishes...JJ....:wave: (16 replies)

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