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... This is the UCSD statin effects study? ... (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)
... For most people you would think that you were back to normal, and no one would ever know the difference. ... (10 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)
... Mmmm, I thought that Pravachol was the weakest? ... (10 replies)
Statin Studies
Sep 7, 2005
... Yeah, sooner or later, these drugs definitely have to be abandoned. They are basically useless in the fight against heart disease. Statistically, they haven't really made much of a difference. Heart disease still remains a leading cause of death. ... (31 replies)
... and the other has preliminary results suggesting that muscle damage may be more common than previously reported. ... (7 replies)
My numbers
Sep 13, 2011
... I just had my cholesterol tested here recently because both my father and grandmother on his side has high cholesterol above 300 without medicine. I am only 28 and have high cholesterol. ... (3 replies)
Lovastatin
Jun 22, 2006
... My own primary care doctor had muscle pains with lipitor. ... (1 replies)
... I was on Crestor 10 mg. for 7 mos. My 3rd mos. I started experiencing abnormal muscle fatigue, weakness and a low grade fever. The fever went away but the muscle fatigue etc. continues to today. ... (3 replies)
... term statin use. You can't really tell until you start seeing the results. And you may never see them. Hopefully the results are good and no negative occurrences develop. For some, like many I know who've been on statins for years, no side effects have been noticed. ... (25 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)
... is too high. Lipitor is relatively powerful and has a good track record of few side effects... That's the one I'd recommend... I'd also recommend diet and lifestyle changes. ... (3 replies)
... and I now walk with a limp. CoQ10 has done wonders for me. ... (20 replies)
... Thanks AFH....I am going to increase the dose. Even if I stop taking the RYR tablets I am going to continue to take the CoQ10. ... (20 replies)
Red yeast rice
Oct 12, 2005
... Martin, I know just how you feel and I have decided that I am willing to do some things to help keep my cholesterol in check but not to the point to which my life is consumed with it all. I have read so much and most of what I read contradicts itself and soon I don't know what to believe. ... (9 replies)
Statin Studies
Aug 24, 2005
... I am one that will NEVER take a statin again. ... (31 replies)
Statin Studies
Aug 23, 2005
... From HPS data, there's a higher percentage of heart failure among statin users then placebo. this is my studying of the data. ... (31 replies)
... Thanks for the response. I can't relate the start of the pain to a particular event, that's why I questioned the Crestor. I have been on Protonix for about a year and I do use Nasacort for sinus issues. ... (13 replies)
... 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)




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