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  1. Lipitor and Lescol
    ... to possibly lower cholesterol. My husband took Zocor for a year and ended up with muscle pain and a twisted...

  2. Pain in both knees front and back and high iron content in blood
    ... be the root of your problems. My husband was on Zocor and ended up with a torn knee as a result of the leg...

  3. pain in thighs
    ... Mine was caused by statin drugs, Lipitor and then Zocor . After I stopped them my pain went away. I also have...

  4. Throat hurts and tongue feels raw
    ... this could be or where to look for help? I am on Zocor and was thinking this might be a reaction to it. ...
    ... this could be or where to look for help? I am on Zocor and was thinking this might be a reaction to it. ...

  5. pain caused by darvocet
    ... started taking it for pain in my legs at night caused by Zocor and since then I have a constant pain in my upper...
    ... narcotic analgesic) to offset the side effects of Zocor seems extreme to say the least. Are you on Darvocet ... continue Darvocet indefinitely? As long as you take Zocor , presumably your leg pain will continue. And to continue ... to your doctor about prescribing an alternative to Zocor for you. zuzu xx PS Sorry, I was so stunned ... by the fact that you have to take a narcotic for Zocor side effects that I forgot to address your question...

  6. strange leg pain
    ... statins are crippling many people. My husband took Zocor for a year and then his leg would not hold him up...

  7. Dull pain right side of chest
    ... GI series. They said acid/reflux, possible the med Zocor and lactose intolerance. I'm still having upper right...

  8. AST/ALT mildly elevated
    ... ALT was 136 and my AST was 110. I was taken off of Zocor for three weeks and had the liver test repeated. My...

  9. Triglycerites
    ... medication was prescribed? One of the statins (Lipitor, Zocor , etc.)? If so, these have little effect on triglyceride...

  10. Lipitor and muscle pain
    ... Interestingly, 1 year later, my GP decided to try Zocor , another Cholestrol Meds again.. I took one pill...

  11. Mixing Pre-scription drugs/vitamins
    ... water: 600mg Teveten, an antihypertensive 40mg Zocor for high cholesterol 0.125mg Synthroid 25mg Diuretic...

General Health board

  1. Glucose Levels and A1C
    ... cholesteral (it was high and I have started the genric for zocor ) my glucose on this test was 75. I had not fasted...

  2. Troubling Symptoms. Last Request for help.
    ... been on various statins, stopping the most recent, zocor in about april of this year. I am ready to try anything...

  3. Lipitor and Grapefruit
    ... When I was on Pravachol, Zocor , and Crestor, I asked the same question. My doctor...

  4. BAD DREAMS WITH zocor
    ... Hi, I also had bad dreams while taking Zocor , along with other side effects, severe itching being...
    ... 2824151]Husband having bad dreams (may be related to zocor ), any ideas??? I was on Zocor for a number of years ... symptoms. I was switched back to Vytori, which contains Zocor , and bad dreams are back. Very unsettling side effect...

  5. Pain in joints--please advise
    ... A couple of weeks ago my dr prescribed Zocor for me. Last week, I noticed that my joints (starting ... having muscle pain and she told me to stop taking the Zocor for about a week and then I'll take a lower dose....
    ... statin drugs do this to people. My husband was on Zocor and it caused weakness in his legs causing him to...

Drug Interactions / Side Effects board

  1. 4 different blood pressure meds
    ... that and furosemide for fluid retention. Along with Zocor at night and a few other meds. The reason I am asking...

  2. Need help with meds checking interactions
    ... side. Crestor is a statin, isn't it? I was on Zocor (simvastatin) for a while and my doctor recommened...

  3. Lipitor: Shortness of Breath/Irregular Heart Beat
    ... on Lipitor specifically - simvastatin (brand name: Zocor ). Anyway, after they found he had stenosis, they backed...
    ... David - I was on Zocor for 5 years but could never get my numbers down, until...

  4. Cholesterol Meds Causing Pain?
    ... patient on another Statin drug, just as lovastatin, Zocor , Lipitor, Vytorin, etc. Other doctors use other cholestero...

Pain Management board

  1. Is it the change of seasons or what??
    ... taken so far are statins...Pravachal, Lipitor and Zocor . Her doc wanted to try Zetia, but since all the press...

  2. What really works for you????
    ... for BT pain. I also take Lexapro, Cozaar, Nexium, Zocor , Klonopin, Elavil, and Ambien at night. In addition...

  3. Fired while on work comp-need to vent!
    ... t afford many needed things like Androgel, plavix, Zocor , and Aciphex. If I had gotten sick and need an expensive...

  4. cheaper oxy coming soon?
    ... 600mg $1,482.19 $18.78 7,892% Zocor 40mg $350.27 $8.63 4,059% Zoloft...

  5. Can't Take It Anymore!
    ... every script I'm suposed to take, specifically PLazix, Zocor and and aciphex, I would have met the spend down with...

  6. Break through pain
    ... aporved discount companies offer on all but one med, Zocor . If you choose a plan, the pharmacy will quote you...

  7. How to juggle getting monthly refills with all the rules and regulations-
    ... changed every med I was on, I stopped taking Plavix, Zocor , Remeron, Aciphex and Ambien. I also swithced from ... down to about 120 dollars a month. Without Plavix, zocor and other meds, I likely won't continue to be a drain...

  8. "DEA LIMITS PERSONAL MEDS IMPORTATION
    ... 809% Zithromax 600mg $1,482.19 $18.78 7,892% Zocor 40mg $350.27 $8.63 4,059% Zoloft 50mg $206.87...

  9. Please Help! I need to change to cheaper meds
    ... I gave up Aciphex for reflux, Plavix for my heart, Zocor for cholesterol and had a had heart 2.5 years ago...

  10. The Medicare discount card. LOL
    ... drug I don't take because I can't afford it. Plavix, Zocor , and Aciphex. She compared the 3 local companies...

  11. The cost of bulk pharmacuetical ingredients
    ... 809% Zithromax 600mg $1,482.19 $18.78 7,892% Zocor 40mg $350.27 $8.63 4,059% Zoloft 50mg $206.87...

Sleep Disorders board

  1. Cholesterol Meds & Sleep Problems
    ... Through my own fault I was a couple of days without my Zocor . Had no sleeping problems. However, now that I am...

  2. Ambien Experience
    ... other medication I take with it at the same time is Zocor . I doubt that would cancer the effectiveness of Ambien...
    ... other medication I take with it at the same time is Zocor . I doubt that would cancer the effectiveness of Ambien...

Smoking Cessation board

  1. I have been quit 1 week!!!!
    ... did mention that I might be able to cut back on my zocor now that I don't smoke. But since most of my high ... hamburgers and steak and cheese for nothing!!" He put me on zocor then. But quitting smoking did cause my cholesterol...

  2. How long has it been?
    ... causes trouble with the memory....so I'm blaming the Zocor !! Memaw:)...

  3. 3rd Day No Smoking but More Stress
    ... Sinus infections all the time), Allegra D (allergies), Zocor (my cholesterol medicine now :( ), nexium (acid reflex...

Arthritis board

  1. Celebrex and Bextra dangerous too?
    ... heart attack when he was only 38. I'm 54. I take Zocor for cholesterol, I exercise, don't smoke, etc. Advil...

  2. Arthritis like pain
    ... My whole family has high cholesterol and we take Zocor . As far as exercising goes, the stationary bike causes...
    ... My whole family has high cholesterol and we take Zocor . As far as exercising goes, the stationary bike causes...

  3. Just how effective is glucosamine,chondroitin,and msm?
    ... at. I take a durectic for high blood pressure and Zocor for high cholestrol. I wonder if Zyflamend will work...
    ... hondroitin along with it. I don't think it interferes with Zocor or other drugs, but you should ask your Dr. or pharmacist...

  4. glucosamine sulfate?
    ... Very manageable with no pain meds. I also now take Zocor for high cholestrol, and I'm hoping they get along ... together. On Zocor for 6 days, and feel nothing different there either...

  5. knee pain and stiffness in walking
    ... this is all new to me. I should say that I was on zocor for months and developed leg cramps and went off of...
    ... the wear and tear is surfacing. Just go easy on it. Zocor could be a possibility only if you were on it for...
    ... off them due to calf pains. I have now been off the zocor for about 2 weeks, but I never heard of knee pain...
    ... and I apply topical meds. to my knees. I also take Zocor , but I've never had any side effects from it as far ... or down hills, but that was before I started taking Zocor . I hope you get some relief soon. Sue...

Back Problems board

  1. Idet, Nucleoplasty, Or 2-level Fusion?
    ... any chance you are taking statin drugs (Crestor, Zocor , Lipitor , etc)? I hate to throw a spanner into the ... neorologist who took one look at my meds, saw I was on Zocor , and took me off of it. And I started to get better...

  2. Suzy-Q - Back from A Needed Break
    ... finally over. My NS feels it was a myalgic reaction to Zocor (a cholesterol medication- of all things). It is...

  3. ... in The Dark!!!!!!
    ... not weak. I am not stupid. I am in pain! I take Zocor to lower my cholesterol and I take other meds to lower...

  4. Wondering on drug
    ... I am also taking a beta blocker for my heart and Zocor for cholestreol. Does anyone out there have any experience...

  5. BACK, ARM & LEG PAIN
    ... Conduction tests that my back problems et al were from Zocor . I only started the symptoms only after taking Zocor...

Knee & Hip Problems board

  1. cracking hurting knees
    ... you. I was wondering if this could be related to the Zocor I have been taking :)...

Myositis board

  1. Elevated CPK .. dould that be normal in some people?
    ... ratio's and triglyc were also out of whack. Started on Zocor ... increased doses until that wasn't helping so I...

Osteoporosis board

  1. Fosomax is Poison
    ... my sister ended up in a wheelchair after 6 weeks on Zocor , a statin. Myopathy (painful muscle wasting) is THE ... absolutely clueless, even encouraging her to stay on Zocor ! Myopathy usually takes months to heal and my sister...

Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia board

  1. Is it possible?
    ... and tremendous pain while taking it. My FIL was on Zocor , another statin drug, for a few years before his dementia...

  2. Early Onset
    ... of heart failure and was put on 6 drugs, including Zocor , a statin. Five months later we began to see evidence...
    ... Very hard to comprehend. He was on a statin drug, Zocor from Spring 2003 until June 2005. The doctors have...
    ... Very hard to comprehend. He was on a statin drug, Zocor from Spring 2003 until June 2005. The doctors have...

  3. Update on 57 yr. old hubby
    ... cholesterol lowering drugs? Statins such as Lipitor or Zocor . Is your husband diabetic? DAK...
    ... question....:-) Which medication is he on? Lipitor or Zocor ? He is not diabetic? ? I am asking because my Father ... stressful and scary time for my family. My Dad was on Zocor for 2 years and is diabetic. He has been off of the ... Zocor now since June 2005. No significant improvement. ...
    ... not sure where his med list is.) I know he was on Zocor in the past - but I think currently he takes Lipitor...

  4. What Can I Say to My Mom??
    ... See If any of them are statin drugs like lipitor, zocor . These drugs will cause memory loss no matter what...

  5. statin dgugs and alzheimer's disease
    ... Hi, I'm a 37 yo male and I was on Zocor for a couple of years. I stopped about 8 mos. ago...
    ... My husband is 56 years old and started taking Zocor about 1 1/2 years ago. Since that time, he has started ... arthritis), and the doctor said no. Does anyone think the Zocor could cause this problem. I still think that's what ... problem didn't start until after he started taking the Zocor ....

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) board

  1. Dysarthia
    ... After 9 months my doctor had doubled my dosage of my Zocor (statin) from 20mg to 40mg. within one month I began ... pain. Finally after four months of taking the 40mg of ZOCOR I convinced my doctor to take me off it. After six...

  2. Possible ALS? very nervous
    ... spots could have been a stroke so They put me on Zocor for about 1 month. That ended in June of 2004. They...
    ... You must have been having symptoms before you took Zocor .....since you had an MRI. Denying the body of ... decided it was wrong to use a cholesterol statin drug ( zocor ). This drug is one of the culprits that is causing ... is really low. I really don't think one month on zocor could cause lasting problems, but many of your ailments...
    ... wonder how much of your problem worsened after using Zocor . Many people have had problems right away. They...

Brain & Nervous System Disorders board

  1. Strange Symptoms. Asking for Advice..
    ... arms, and then again, the whole body. i was on a zocor for high cholesterol at the time, and thought it may...

Epilepsy board

  1. Klonopin
    ... Tegretol, Inderal, Neruontin, Zanaflex, as needed Ativan, Zocor , baby aspirin, Coumadin, 12-hour Sudafed/combination...

Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. zolcor
    ... Hi there. There is both Zolcor and Zocor on the market and both are cholesterol lowering drugs...

  2. Muscle Aches and Pain
    ... days. Funny thing is that my neuro took me off of Zocor (simvastatin) last Thursday. I finally got around...

  3. Statins?
    ... You might consider statins ( Zocor and Lipitor) and anti oxidants (ferulic acid and curcumin...
    ... My doc put me on a very low dose of Zocor (1/2 the normal dose) due to the potential for liver...

  4. Statin + Interferon?
    ... results on lesions with statin treatment (such as Zocor ). I even have slightly high cholesterol, so wouldn ... 't be out of place to start taking Zocor . Here's my question - is anyone taking a Statin...
    ... Here is a very recent article on the subject of Zocor and MS. Best wishes, Julie May 13, 2004 -- ... treated with an 80-milligram daily oral dosage of Zocor for six months. At the start of the study, all patients ... of brain lesion prior to and after treatment with Zocor was compared. They reported a 44% decline in the number...

Neuromuscular Diseases board

  1. elevated muscle enzymes
    ... Certain Statin drugs like Lipitor or Zocor can cause this problem....

Neuropathy board

  1. some drugs can cause neuropathy
    ... weeks of taking Vytorin. Vytorin is a combination of Zocor and Zetia. I stopped taking Vytorin after five weeks...

Parkinson's Disease board

  1. lipitor and parkinson's
    ... especially the lipophilic statins such as lipitor or zocor , and the onset of Parkinson's or worsening of parkinson...

  2. Zocor & Parkinson's
    ... first one, but i'll look it up for you. Second one Zocor can and does deplete CoQ10. CoQ10 is used for ATP ... found in parkinson's patients I would not take the Zocor , but I would certainly take a CoQ10 supplement. Also...
    ... removed] I am going to discuss both Zoloft and Zocor with his new neurolgist. The only other drug he...
    ... There can be interactions between Zocor and Zoloft, Its by the CYP3A4 channels. The rating...
    ... It is ironic that zocor has been a cholesterol statin med which is beneficial...

Restless Leg Syndrome board

  1. RLS and diabetes?
    ... a diabetic for 9 years, no weight problem, went on Zocor and metformin about 2 years ago. My Mom noticed the ... daughter who is trying to find answers. I think the zocor is the possible culprit, I have found numerous articles ... problems with sleep or memory until he went on the zocor . I know I have said a lot but hoping to get some...

Spinal Cord Disorders board

  1. numbness in the arm and tingling in the fingers
    ... Question: Are you taking any statins, i.e. Lipitor, Zocor , etc.. If so how long?...

Diet & Nutrition board

  1. How do I store FISH OIL (Omega 3s)
    ... dressings, butter. She has high cholesterol and is taking zocor for it but doesn't want to exercise but she has changed...

  2. high cholestrol
    ... Triglycerides 3.95mmol/L My doctor advised that I take Zocor 20mg every night. Recently, however I have been having ... diet and exercise so as not to be dependendent on Zocor which I am told can damage liver/kidney/pancrea functions...

Obesity board

  1. My 3rd appointment towards GB
    ... Avalide (BP medication), Effexor (antidepressant), Zocor (cholesterol), Protonix (acid reflux), Celebrex (arthritis...

Vitamins & Supplements board

  1. How do you know your fish oil capsules are safe?
    ... Yes, I have high cholestrol, being treated for that ( Zocor ) and high blood pressure, treated by diuretics only...

Weight Loss board

  1. ?stomach blocker gel pills?????
    ... to protect my stomach from the effects of meloxicam zocor for high cholesterol benadryl at night to sleep I...

Acid Reflux / GERD board

  1. malabsorption
    ... Just wondering as I recently had to quit taking Zocor because of a severe muscle loss and terrible pain...

  2. should we see a gastro or a surgeon??
    ... yes he took lipitor and zocor , they checked his enzymes every 3 months while he...


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