Pravastatin vs. Simvastatin
My LDL cholesterol has gone up considerably in the last couple years. I'm not sure if it is an inflammatory response to all the radiation, bu...
Are all Statins bad news?
Atorvastatin 40mg headache . Simvastatin 40mg Could not sleep ....
Allergic reaction to medication
Hi everyone. I’ve been struggling for a few weeks with allergies to medication....
How Many People Here Are Overweight & Did Your High Blood Pressure Begin In Just Months?
Hi, I want to know how many people on here with high blood pressure are overweight and did any of you start to get high blood pressure just i...
Made a decision to have further tests done
Thyroid Stimulating hormone 3.34 mIU/L ( 0.27 - 4.20 ) Free Thyroxine 19.300 pmol/L ( 12.00 - 22.00 ) Free T3 at 4.99 pmol/L ( 3.10 - 6.8 ) I...
Over a year ago I had a sizable kidney stone. My left kidney is about 1/4 function and doctor feels stone had been in there awhile causing da...
Hi Everyone, I know I've written on here once before, but I went to St Georges, Tooting, for the results of my 5 day heart monitor after my c...
Statins and sharp pains
Hi I’m new here. I’m on my 3rd statin ( Rosuvastatin ) having had Atorvastatin and then Pravastatin and seem to be suffering from random pain...
Veins and blood thinners
This is a long shot, but although I have been on a number of pills for a few years, ie levothyroxine, bisoprolol, furosemide, pravastatin and...
My son, 8 years old, has ADPKD. The right kidney is worse than left kidney, with many large cysts, one of them is 3,5/2,5 cm....
Taking pravastatin hate it, cholesterol total is 180 , went up 30 points in a year , 4 bypass going on 4 years need something natural need he...
Liver Function and Bisoprolol.
I am in permanent AF and it does seem reasonably well controlled with 7.5mg of bisoprolol and a pacemaker. I also take Metformin for type two...
any medical people here please
has b5 got any contraindications to doxazosin lercanidipine losartan frusimide pravastatin colcalciferol omeprazole not mine....
Heart Failure and Progression
Hello I have posted on this before but couldn't find the right thread !! Had a good conversation with the HF Nurse about progression of Heart...
I have just posted this in a reply so thought I would try to get a response, and more information here. Just back from seeing Heartt Failure ...
Heart Failure Medication
Hi just reading a letter from Cardiology on the results of the last Echocardiogram. This ( gentleman ) has known Ischaemic Cardiomyopathy and...
Hi all. Following a horrible week of symptoms I've finally decided to take charge of my own health and have further tests done....
Pravastatin Effective Dosage
Hello - I've been on 40mg Pravastatin for about 4 months now. I had a follow up lipid panel, and my cholesterol's effectively been cut by ove...
Non-PCa Prescription Drugs: Statins - Lipophilic or Hydrophilic?
Statins are sometimes described as being either lipophilic ( hydrophobic ) or hydrophilic ( lipophobic ) as though that were a binary conditi...
Statins! side effects-is it safe?
Hi, I started statins the last 6mos. Lipitor10mg=D...
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