STATIN MUSCLE PROBLEMS
HI, I took 6 doses of 5 mg simvastatin in December 16 I noted my muscles became stiff, so doctor changed it to 5 mgs rosuvastatin which I too...
Dramatic reduction in cholesterol
Hi. Just after advice as I am confused....
How should one feel post stent (after 6 weeks)
I feel as though I am recovering from this nightmare I was confronted with out of nowhere. Nevertheless, moving forward, 6 weeks post stent w...
What Brand Of Statin Are You Prescribed?
I understand that the NHS has approved at least five statins for prescription; Lipitor, Lescol, Lipostat, Crestor, and Zocor. However, the on...
Old Subject re Statin use and PCa
I know there has been lots of discussion on the subject topic. In hopes of not beating a dead horse I recall those that claimed a hydrophilic...
Statins and Ibrutinib
medicines called statins to treat high cholesterol – rosuvastatin Any other CLL patient on statins and Ibrutinib, if so what's the name of th...
Hi. My cardiac nurse has recommended a drug called ezetimibe to take alongside my rosuvastatin....
Hi I take this medication and all has been ok my results have been between 5.8 and 4.1 how ever my plasma cholesterol was 7.2 has anyone expe...
What problems has anyone had with statin s
Hi every bodies just wondering if many of you have had problems with Statins in particular Rosuvastatin, I had possible digestion problems wh...
Pain relief needed
My husband had his bypass 2 years ago and is stable on bisoprolol, aspirin, eplelerone, rosuvastatin and furosemide, however he has always ha...
18 year old with FH prescribed statins - any thoughts?
Hi Peeps My husband has kindly passed on the FH to our daughter ( son is fine.. ) and we saw the lipid specialist at Barts at the beginning o...
When will atorvastatin side effects subside?
I was taking Atorvastatin 40 mg every other day for about 1.5 years. My TC and LDL cholesterol was still high, so my GP said to take it every...
Hi. I was prescribed Rosuvastatin after not tolerating artorvastin too well....
Which statin is best?
I am 45 years old and was diagnosed with familial hyperlipideamia over 20 years ago. I was seen at the lipid clinic at Guys hospital and been...
Allergic reaction to medication
Hi everyone. I’ve been struggling for a few weeks with allergies to medication....
Statins and Nerve Damage (Peripheral Neuropathy): An Overlooked Side Effect!
had flu like symptoms even after stopping rosuvastatin.
Hi everyone, my doctor gave a prescription of rosuvastatin for 30days , however after 15 days of taking it I started to experience flu like s...
Hi. Just back from a GP visit to check on blood results....
Vitamin C and Omega 3
Hi can anyone advise me of whether rosehip C is better than ordinary vitamin C. I had a HA almost 3 years ago and read that these two supplem...
Learned LDL Cholesterol is Elevated to 151 (USA) or 1.7 in Europe & Prescribed Statin Drug Crestor 5mg!
First of all, I have not picked up my overall blood work papers from the doctor yet ( will tomorrow ), but was surprised she called me in a s...
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