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Zocor Arthralgia Side Effects

Zocor Arthralgia Side Effect Reports


The following Zocor Arthralgia side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Arthralgia, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Zocor or it might take time to develop.



Influenza Like Illness, Adverse Event, Blood Cholesterol Abnormal, Myalgia, Arthralgia, Malaise

This Arthralgia side effect was reported by a physician from US. A female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol increased. The patient was prescribed Zocor (dosage: NA), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Glucophage (Unk)
When starting to take Zocor the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Influenza Like Illness
  • Adverse Event
  • Blood Cholesterol Abnormal
  • Myalgia
  • Arthralgia
  • Malaise
These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Myalgia, Arthralgia

This Arthralgia Zocor side effect was reported by a health professional from US on Jan 13, 2014. A Female , 80 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zocor. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Myalgia
  • Arthralgia
. Zocor dosage: 5 Mg, Unk. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Convulsion, Disability, Mental Disorder, Therapeutic Response Unexpected, Diarrhoea, Arthralgia, Fatigue, Abdominal Discomfort, Malaise

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 46-year-old patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol increased, who was treated with Zocor (dosage:1 Df, Qd, start time: 2003), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Arthralgia side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Convulsion
  • Disability
  • Mental Disorder
  • Therapeutic Response Unexpected
  • Diarrhoea
  • Arthralgia
  • Fatigue
  • Abdominal Discomfort
  • Malaise
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized and became disabled. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Zocor treatment in patients suffering from blood cholesterol increased, resulting in Arthralgia.

Myalgia, Arthralgia, Influenza Like Illness, Platelet Count Decreased, White Blood Cell Count Decreased

A 53-year-old patient (weight: NA) from NO with the following symptoms: carotid arteriosclerosis started Zocor treatment (dosage: 20 Mg, Qd) on NS. Soon after starting Zocor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Myalgia
  • Arthralgia
  • Influenza Like Illness
  • Platelet Count Decreased
  • White Blood Cell Count Decreased
. Concurrently used drugs: NA.The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Zocor side effects, such as Arthralgia.
Arthralgia, Chromaturia, Fatigue, Muscle Spasms, Muscular Weakness, Myalgia, Paralysis

A patient from CA was prescribed and started Zocor on Sep 16, 2013. Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: arthralgia, chromaturia, fatigue, muscle spasms, muscular weakness, myalgia, paralysis Additional patient health information: male , 58 years of age, weighting 154.3 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Zocor dosage: 10 Mg, Qd. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Aspirin
Myalgia, Musculoskeletal Pain, Arthralgia

This report suggests a potential Zocor Arthralgia side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 59-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): blood cholesterol increased and used Zocor (dosage: NA) starting May 12, 2011. Soon after starting Zocor the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Myalgia
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Arthralgia
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Ultram (tramadol Hydrochloride)
  • Meloxicam
  • Isocaor (verapamil Hydrochloride)
Although Zocor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Arthralgia, may still occur.
Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Myalgia, Arthralgia

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Feb 19, 2013 by a Female taking Zocor (simvastatin) (dosage: NA) . Location: US , 63 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Zocor side effects: blood creatine phosphokinase increased, myalgia, arthralgia. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Letrozole (letrozole)
  • Calcichew D3 (calcium Carbonate, Cholecalciferol)
  • Lansoprazole (lansoprazole)
  • Acetaminophen (acetaminophen)
  • Sertraline Hydrochloride (sertraline Hydrochloride)
  • Aspirin (aspirin)
  • Bisoprolol (bisoprolol)
Arthralgia, Myalgia, Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased

This Arthralgia problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 63-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS a consumer started treatment with Zocor (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Letrozole (letrozole)
  • Calcichew (calcium Carbonate)
  • Lansoprazole (lansoprazole)
  • Acetaminophen (acetaminophen)
  • Sertraline Hydrochloride (sertraline Hydrochloride)
  • Aspirin (aspirin)
  • Bisoprolol (bisoprolol)
When commencing Zocor, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Arthralgia
  • Myalgia
  • Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Arthralgia, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Muscle Injury, Arthralgia, Myalgia

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 73-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Zocor (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Muscle Injury
  • Arthralgia
  • Myalgia
This opens a possibility that Zocor could cause Arthralgia and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Tendonitis, Discomfort, Iliotibial Band Syndrome, Arthralgia

This Arthralgia side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from GB on Jun 04, 2013. A patient from GB , 59 years of age, weighting 204.4 lb, was treated with Zocor. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Zocor side effects: tendonitis, discomfort, iliotibial band syndrome, arthralgia. Zocor dosage: 20 Mg, Unk.
Associated medications used:
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Tenderness, Palpitations, Asthenia, Myalgia, Arthralgia, Muscle Spasms

This Arthralgia side effect was reported by a physician from US. A 50-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: hyperlipidaemia. The patient was prescribed Zocor (dosage: 20 Mg, Qd), which was started on Dec 18, 2012. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Plavix
  • Toprol Xl Tablets
  • Losartan Potassium Tablets
  • Protonix
  • Bentyl
When starting to take Zocor the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Tenderness
  • Palpitations
  • Asthenia
  • Myalgia
  • Arthralgia
  • Muscle Spasms
These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Muscle Atrophy, Weight Decreased, Arthralgia, Myalgia

This Arthralgia Zocor side effect was reported by a health professional from GB on Apr 05, 2013. A male , 80 years of age, weighting 131.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zocor. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Muscle Atrophy
  • Weight Decreased
  • Arthralgia
  • Myalgia
. Zocor dosage: 40 Mg, Qd. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Neck Pain, Arthralgia, Myalgia

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 69-year-old patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Zocor (dosage:40 Mg, Qd, start time: NS), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Arthralgia side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Neck Pain
  • Arthralgia
  • Myalgia
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Zocor treatment in patients suffering from NA, resulting in Arthralgia.
Thyroid Neoplasm, Muscle Rupture, Myalgia, Hypertension, Back Pain, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Arthralgia, Large Intestine Polyp, Sciatica

A 64-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: hypercholesterolaemia started Zocor treatment (dosage: Unk, Qd) on 2009. Soon after starting Zocor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Thyroid Neoplasm
  • Muscle Rupture
  • Myalgia
  • Hypertension
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  • Arthralgia
  • Large Intestine Polyp
  • Sciatica
. Concurrently used drugs: NA. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Zocor side effects, such as Arthralgia.
Fatigue, Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal Distension, Dyspepsia, Myalgia, Pain, Muscle Atrophy, Arthralgia

A female patient from US was prescribed and started Zocor on Jan 24, 2013. After Zocor was administered, patient encountered several Zocor side effects: fatigue, nausea, vomiting, abdominal distension, dyspepsia, myalgia, pain, muscle atrophy, arthralgia Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 150.0 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Zocor dosage: 10-20-40-80-40 1/day By Mouth. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Muscle Atrophy, Weight Decreased, Arthralgia, Myalgia

This report suggests a potential Zocor Arthralgia side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 80-year-old patient from GB (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): blood cholesterol increased and used Zocor (dosage: 40 Mg, Qd) starting Aug 18, 2010. Soon after starting Zocor the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Muscle Atrophy
  • Weight Decreased
  • Arthralgia
  • Myalgia
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Atorvastatin (20 Mg, Qd)
  • Ezetrol (10 Mg, Qd)
  • Rosuvastatin Calcium (10 Mg, Qd)
  • Allopurinol (300 Mg, Unk)
  • Amlodipine (5 Mg, Unk)
  • Aspirin (75 Mg, Unk)
  • Gliclazide (30 Mg, Unk)
  • Losartan Potassium (50 Mg, Unk)
Although Zocor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Arthralgia, may still occur.
Arthralgia

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Dec 17, 2012 by a Female taking Zocor (dosage: NA) . Location: US , weighting 129.0 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: arthralgia. Additional medications/treatments:
Cold Sweat, Muscular Weakness, Heart Rate Irregular, Tremor, Nausea, Headache, Arthralgia, Myalgia

This Arthralgia problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from SE. A 79-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On 2000 a consumer started treatment with Zocord 20 Mg (dosage: 20 Mg, Qd). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Grepid (Unk, Unk)
  • Deltison
  • Leukeran
  • Seloken Zoc (Prolonged-release Tablet, 50 Mg Oral)
  • Trombyl (Unk , Unk)
  • Isosorbide Mononitrate
  • Norvasc
When commencing Zocord 20 Mg, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Cold Sweat
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Heart Rate Irregular
  • Tremor
  • Nausea
  • Headache
  • Arthralgia
  • Myalgia
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Arthralgia, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Myalgia, Musculoskeletal Pain, Arthralgia

This is a Zocor side effect report of a female patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol increased and was treated with Zocor (dosage: 40 Mg Qd) starting 201203. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Myalgia
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Arthralgia
This opens a possibility that Zocor could cause Arthralgia and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Myositis, Myopathy, Tetany, Arthralgia, Muscle Spasms, Muscular Weakness, Paraesthesia, Abdominal Pain, Thermal Burn

This Arthralgia side effect was reported by a health professional from US on Aug 28, 2012. A female patient from US , 59 years of age, weighting 125.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zocor. Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: myositis, myopathy, tetany, arthralgia, muscle spasms, muscular weakness, paraesthesia, abdominal pain, thermal burn. Zocor dosage: Event Abated After Use (over Time).
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Synthroid
These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
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Sun, 31 Oct 2010

Lip swelling, acute.

Sun, 28 Aug 2011

urinary retention Is there a correlation between this and using a statin. Had this problem
shortly after starting a simvistatin routine.

Wed, 27 May 2009
How long does it take to get back to normal after taking Zocor. I had a major problem in November 2008 and it is now May 2009 and I am still having problems and testing. It has cost me a fortune and they still say it is not Zocor but I still believe it was and I stopped in November but still have many of the problems.
Tue, 09 Nov 2010
Zocor 40 mg, Typical gout experience 2 times a month, treatable with fluids and diet. Some use of colchicine. Within a week of using Zocor experienced gout over an extended period of time. Basically 6 weeks straight. Taking Zocor at night and experienced worse symptoms at night and early next day. Better until taking Zocor before bed. Repeat every day.
Wed, 17 Mar 2010
I am asking, does Levaxin a thyroid med. and Zantac antiacid, is it OK to take those at the same time
Sat, 10 Apr 2010
I have a frozen diagfram and shrinking lung. It affects my breathing and energy. Could this possibly be caused by Zocor as I was told by someone who also has this condition. I also have lots of muscle pain daily. These both came on me since starting Zoroc about 10 years ago.
Mon, 18 Jul 2011
Zocor 40mg. Since I started taking have had rotator repair, frozen shoulder same shoulder, tarsal tunnel in my ankle. Surgery and now frozen shoulder other shoulder that my doc wants to operate on
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