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... cholesterol. My cardiologist also checks liver enzymes every 6 months. Until recently, everything was OK, but after the last scheduled blood test I was told that my liver enzymes were "mildly elevated". ... (7 replies)
... As I stated, my ALT levels have remained mildly elevated for five years or so. My former dr ordered the ultrasound of my liver last year. ... (7 replies)
... ts, and give you a shot before running you thru the machine. It resembles a mri machine. If so, my mom and my grandmother had this test done. Both were having liver enzymes elevations. My mom could not continue the test and she had to be transfered to the ER. I think she became anxious and started having heart palps. ... (7 replies)

... My husband was told to start on Zocor last December by the family doctor. His total cholestrol was 228 while his triglyceries were 105. Other chol numbers were elevated. ... (1 replies)
... High liver enzymes can be a real problem and signals liver damage. Maybe you can try taking half the dosage, after you check with your doctor. ... (6 replies)
... I took Zocor 40 mg for many years until this last June when I started feeling really bad due to my muscle aches. ... (6 replies)
... I don't know exactly what was elevated - they left a message indicating that "LFT's were still mildly elevated" and that an ultrasound had been scheduled. I will ask for specifics when next I speak to the dr. or his nurse. I hardly ever take acetaminophen and haven't had an antibiotic in quite a while - just the Zocor, Toprol XL (mitral valve prolapse and a little atrial... (7 replies)
... and I am not about to try anything else, if they want me to sign something saying they warned me, fine, just get off my back. I don't remember anything about my liver enzymes being elevated, but the aches, pains and GI problems were enough for me. ... (6 replies)
... It is showing liver damage. ... (7 replies)
... which I think is o.k. Also a friend of mine who indulges a great deal more, when cutting down on alcohol ,his enzymes went back to normal. So take it easy on the alcohol, and have another blood test. Good Luck. ... (8 replies)
... I've been taking CoQ10 for a while now - no muscle problems that I've noticed. I wonder just what exactly would show on the liver ultrasound - how does statin-related damage show up? (7 replies)
... m took lipitor for three or four yrs. For her muscle pain they referred her to rehab. The pain continued until she stopped the lipitor, but by that time she had elevated liver enzymes. ... (6 replies)
... ter stopping the drug this problem totally went away , same thing happened to my brother inlaw who was taking lipitor , he also stopped it and it stopped also . Elevated liver enzymes another common side effect of statins . ... (7 replies)
... The reason i asked the questions about statins is ,last week my blood tests came back and it showed elevated liver enzymes.Ive been having some digestive problems and am currently being tested for them. ... (7 replies)
... with any liver or gall bladder problem the enzymes will be elevated. With serious statin problems they'll be throught the ROOF. ... (7 replies)
... If she had problems with Lipitor, she just may be having problems with the Zocor. I looked it up and anyone with elevated liver enzymes should not use it, and U said she had it with Lipitor. ... (12 replies)
... My mom took lipitor for three or four yrs. Not one of her doctors or nurses advised her to take coq10, and as a result she had constant muscle pain, elevated liver enzymes and a host of other problems. That was a couple of yrs ago, not her new dr. prescibed zocor 40 mg. ... (40 replies)
... Thanks, Lenin. I think it's my innate Irish-ness, expecting doom and gloom. This is the latest in a year-long string of medical testing in the family - all mainly OK, thus far, but putting quite a strain on my mental health, such as it is! I hope to hear something today. Marie (7 replies)
... Marie, Don't worry, that ultrasound is VERY routine and usually means nothing. (7 replies)
... still mildly elevated. My cardiologist ordered a liver ultrasound, and referred me to my gastroenterologist. The ultrasound showed a sightly enlarged, "fatty" liver, but the LFTs had started to come down. ... (3 replies)

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