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... So at that time, I was on both Tricor and Lipitor. ... (4 replies)
... My husband recently started taking Tricor in addition to Lipitor. The Tricor replaced Lopid. His symptoms are extreme fatigue, some mental fuzziness and forgetfulness and increased depression. He has had blood tests for just about every disease and all tests are negative. ... (2 replies)
... Lay, I have never taken Tricor. I am taking the famous lipitor. The doctor put me on 20mg. because my cholesterol was 304. After I took it for two months I started having a bad pain in my shoulder. ... (1 replies)

... Any Tricor side effects to report? ... (3 replies)
... My tri's just jumped up about the time I turned 40. They had previously been around 300 and for no apprent reason they shot up 500 level. After a year of this high level and trying varios things, my doctor decided on tricor. ... (12 replies)
... I recently started taking Tricor. At first I had no problems but now I have many severe side effects. For one thing since I have been taking Tricor my appetite has increased. I have put on weight since beginning Tricor. Now I have severe diarrhea. ... (2 replies)
Lipitor or not?
Aug 23, 2001
... I hope you don't mean you are taking Tricor along with lipitor , this is a major no ,no and I would stop this immediately , this is what killed the people taking Baycol and a fibrate of which tricor is a member . ... (15 replies)
... yoru might be considered extreme if tri's were that high but it carries with it a very high risk of problems . The warning against this combo is right in the tricor side effects sheets . I hope your doctor has been doing blood test every 3 months taking that combo of medicine . ... (5 replies)
... Taking statins and tricor at the same time is generally considered poor practice and is advised against . This combo can cause major problems in some people, below is the warning. ... (6 replies)
... I wasn't on Tricor, but I always had very low BP until I went on Lipitor and then Baycol. Along with GI problems and pains and aches, my BP kept going up, another reason they started to think I couldn't take statins. ... (5 replies)
... I have been on Lipitor for about a year now. ... (7 replies)
... I have high triglycerides and have started taking fish oil. I was taking one after each meal but, they are making me neasous. I sometimes burp and I can taste the fish oil. Gross! I dont eat much fish because I don't like it much. ... (12 replies)
... This is incorrect statement , I myself had this problem also my brother inlaw was taking this stuff and had the same problem and had to stop it it got so bad , he went to tricor and zetia and hasn't had the problem since . ... (18 replies)
... it probably is made in China, and you know how well they test ingredients over there. ... (6 replies)
... Two dropped Lipitor because of chronic aches and pains after a few years of use, and never went back on another statin. ... (28 replies)
Lipitor or not?
Jan 4, 2002
... Ask your doctor to change to another cholestrol lowering medication. I too had severe muscle and joint pain taking Lipitor. My doctor changed me to Zocor which really tied up the muscles in my neck in just 4 days. ... (15 replies)
... I took zocor for many years and had many problems I am now taking tricor and I have had no problems . I was switvhed from Inderal for a rapid heart rate and had been taking that for 30 years. I was then put on innopram and that had made me very dizzy but that has passed. ... (18 replies)
... I have seen several doctors for various ailments and honestly... I find their behavior baffling half the time. ... (9 replies)
Too much medicine?
Nov 27, 2005
... I was on both drugs nearly 2 years ago, and the addition of Tricor induced serious muscle pain and profound weakness that I took over a year to recover from. And I was only on 10mg Lipitor and was splitting the 145mg Tricor tablet in half at the time. ... (4 replies)
... and I ran into serious muscle pain, weakness, and excercise intolerance within about 2 months... ... (2 replies)




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