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... As far as statins, it is hard to say which one is likely to have the least side effects, as everyone is different. ... (3 replies)
... Well, I know that at least in one respect you are right about this. Once you develop peripheral neuropathy from these drugs, the condition is irreversible, and statins have definitely been associated with neuropathy, a quite painful and debilitating condition. ... (10 replies)
... I think people should understand also, that you never completely recover from the side effects from statins. Each time you implement another statin due to an adverse effect from the one before the side effects become cumulative. ... (10 replies)

... This is the UCSD statin effects study? ... (10 replies)
... Mevocor the least side effects of all statins? ... (5 replies)
... I've tried every statin drug except Crestor. All the same results. Very bad muscle and leg pains to the point where I had to stop taking them. ... (10 replies)
... Unfortunately the UCSD statin study information won't be published until December. Dr. Paul Phillips at Scripps is conducting a study at the present time. He has also found the same problems with Zetia. As the paper was done in 2002, they have some more recent information. ... (10 replies)
... Mmmm, I thought that Pravachol was the weakest? ... (10 replies)
... I want to make clear that I believe all those that offer their stories of misery or at least great discomfort associated with their use of statins. ... (11 replies)
... For most people you would think that you were back to normal, and no one would ever know the difference. ... (10 replies)
... I agree with what's being said here, however it's important to note that doctors are extremely busy and want to take the easiest way out and get people to their NCEP target goals as quickly as possible. That is why statins are prescribed so often. ... (3 replies)
Nov 17, 2009
... which statins have the least side effects (5 replies)
... I'm hoping you are correct....damage from statins is completely reversable. That would be great news. ... (10 replies)
... years of statins, and it is definitely NOT a nice thing to have or even see a person U love suffer with. My biggest regret is not owning a computer long before the year 2000, as after doing research and asking questions, hubby would have been off those things long before they did their damage. ... (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. The biopses did show muscle cell abnormalities while on the statin, but these were completely gone after the drug was stopped. ... (10 replies)
... Seriously, Dr.'s give out advice and prescriptions, influenced by various pharmaceutical companies. To be on the take or accepting bribes for their efforts would jeopardize their careers and cost them an awful lot more money than some people seem to think they get. ... (9 replies)
... is weaker than the others but is also the cheapest. ... (10 replies)
... It is really sad when U complain to these drs. and they look at you like your the ONLY one that has any problems. I have tried every cholesterol drug out there and have not tolerated any of them, yet the drs. ... (35 replies)
... on my Drs. recommendation. For the past several years, I have been on a variety of the statin drugs ALL of which eventually gave me muscle aches and pains. ... (5 replies)
... i didn't mean its downplayed here..i meant by the dr's until something really bad happens. with my hubby and friends mom that isn't could lead to death. its why one of the other statins were banned... ... (11 replies)

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