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Stopping Lipitor
Feb 21, 2001
... the list goes on. I tried this diet for 3 months along with the Lipitor and my numbers went down to 165. The problem is I was so weak from lack of protein I couldn't function properly. ... (33 replies)
Stopping Lipitor
Feb 19, 2001
... I guess that I would definitely talk with my dr. about that big increase of Lipitor before I swallowed even one pill. ... (33 replies)
... My husband experienced some neck pain while on Lipitor, but his pain was mainly in his hip and legs. He was on Lipitor for 8 years at 10mg with increasing pain. When his dosage was upped to 20mg it was as if he was hit by a truck. ... (24 replies)

Stopping Lipitor
May 15, 2001
... en the natural ones. The Baycol, however, was MUCH worse, it has caused me the worse muscle and joint pain I've ever had. I had to go back to the tiny doses of Lipitor for now, but the muscle pain is only just beginning to subside after almost two months. ... (33 replies)
Stopping Lipitor
Feb 20, 2001
... I have decided to take matters into my own hands. Last Fri. I stopped taking the Lipitor and didn't tell anyone. It has been 4 days and it seems that I am starting to feel different. ... (33 replies)
Stopping Lipitor
Feb 12, 2001
... Wow this sounds just like me when i was taking lipitor , I would wake up in the morning and I could barley walk to the bathroom my feet and knees hurt so bad . ... (33 replies)
Stopping Lipitor
Feb 7, 2001
... and have been on 20 mg. of Lipitor since then. ... (33 replies)
... and the best method of checking if it is Lipitor that is causing the problem is to stop taking Lipitor for a period of time and see if the side effects go away. ... (2 replies)
Stopping Lipitor
Feb 17, 2001
... The reason I ask is, I just got my test results in yesterday and he want's to raise my dose of Lipitor to 40 mgs. WOW... ... (33 replies)
... e also used a TENS unit to stimulate his muscles and that seemed to really help with the pain. My husband's CPK level was elevated for the first few months after stopping Lipitor. ... (44 replies)
Stopping Lipitor
Oct 15, 2001
... I quit the Lipitor a month ago and began having severe muscle and nerve pain in my arm. At first I thought it was withdrawal pain and would go away, but no such luck. ... (33 replies)
Stopping Lipitor
Feb 17, 2001
... stion here is what is your normal baseline range. Unfortunately, you and your doctor don't have that information. The only way to find out would be to stop the lipitor for a month to six weeks and redo the CPK values to know what the baseline reading for your body would be. ... (33 replies)
Stopping Lipitor
Feb 9, 2001
... Then, what a blessing to discover this message board!!!!!! My eyes were opened then, I tell you, and I did go off Lipitor after talking to my dr. He really didn't think that the drug had anything to do with it. ... (33 replies)
Stopping Lipitor
Feb 7, 2001
... Only after I went on it last year and got very sick, mostly stomach problems, no appetite and lose of weight, did we research this STATIN stuff. I went off the Lipitor and then went on Baycol. Things seemed fine till the 3rd month and it started just like the Lipitor. Now both hubby and I refuse to take them. ... (33 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)
... suggestions and thanks for them...i have already started a cleansing program, hoping it will eliminate the lipitor...i feel so much better just after six days of stopping lipitor...i have lost weight also and have changed my diet.... ... (35 replies)
... I would suspect that by alternative he means "Zetia" which works differently than the Statins and does not affect the liver. It works in the intestinal tract. It is another wonderful drug that would be a GREAT alternative in the absense of Zocor or Liptor or the plaque clearing Crestor. (19 replies)
... I would call the UCSD Statin Study to see what my chances are of developing damage from any alternative medication. (you can get their contact information by searching UCSD statin study). If he means by alternative, diet, some suplements that would be a different matter. (19 replies)
... Still recovering after stopping Lipitor then Zocor in Jan. '06. I go Friday for bloodwork to see how I am doing now that I have stopped statins. ... (19 replies)
... I am currently taking Lipitor. I know I need to stop taking it while trying to conceive and while pregnant. Does anyone know how long I need to wait between stopping lipitor and trying to conceive, so that the medicine is completely out of my system? ... (1 replies)

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