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Zocor Asthenia Side Effects

Zocor Asthenia Side Effect Reports


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

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Asthenia, 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.



Somnolence, Asthenia

This Asthenia side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 93-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol increased. The patient was prescribed Zocor (dosage: 40 Mg, Once In The Evening), which was started on 1991. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Xalatan
  • Vaseretic
  • Actos
  • Chirocaine
  • Coumadin
  • Cosopt
When starting to take Zocor the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Somnolence
  • Asthenia
These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Myalgia, Asthenia, Muscular Weakness, Gait Disturbance

This Asthenia Zocor side effect was reported by a health professional from US on Feb 19, 2013. A male , 69 years of age, weighting 229.9 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zocor. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Myalgia
  • Asthenia
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Gait Disturbance
. Zocor dosage: 20 Mg, Unk , Oral. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Prinivil(lisinopril)
  • Mk-9373 (metformin)tablet
  • Coumadin (warfarin Sodium)
  • Sotalol Hydrochloride (sotalol Hydrochloride)
  • Aspirin (+) Clopidogrel Bisulfate (aspirin (+) Clopidogrel Bisulfate)
Myalgia, Amnesia, Asthenia

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 67-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol increased, who was treated with Zocor (dosage:NA, start time: 201007), combined with:
  • Varapamil (verapamil)
, and developed a serious reaction and a Asthenia side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Myalgia
  • Amnesia
  • Asthenia
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Zocor treatment in female patients suffering from blood cholesterol increased, resulting in Asthenia.

Rhabdomyolysis, Asthenia, Pyrexia, Chills, Bedridden, Fluid Retention

A 62-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: hypercholesterolaemia,hepatitis c started Zocor treatment (dosage: NA) on Apr 09, 2012. Soon after starting Zocor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Asthenia
  • Pyrexia
  • Chills
  • Bedridden
  • Fluid Retention
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Telaprevir (750 Mg/g Once Every 8 Hours)
  • Pegasys (peginterferon Alfa-2a)
  • Copegus (ribavirin)
  • Mk-9278 (vitamins)
  • Pramipexole (pramipexole)
  • Prilosec
  • Metoprolol (metoprolol)
  • Plavix (clopidogrel Bisulfate)
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Zocor side effects, such as Asthenia.
Suicidal Ideation, Neuralgia, Anxiety, Eyelid Oedema, Lip Swelling, Depression, Swollen Tongue, Asthenia, Constipation

A female patient from NL was prescribed and started Zocor on May 10, 2013. Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: suicidal ideation, neuralgia, anxiety, eyelid oedema, lip swelling, depression, swollen tongue, asthenia, constipation Additional patient health information: Female , 69 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Zocor dosage: 1 Times Per 1 Days 40 Mg. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Aspirin (1 Times Per 1 Days 80 Mg)
  • Clomipramine Hydrochloride (1 Times Per 1 Days 25 Mg)
Tenderness, Palpitations, Asthenia, Myalgia, Arthralgia, Muscle Spasms

This report suggests a potential Zocor Asthenia side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 50-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): hyperlipidaemia and used Zocor (dosage: 20 Mg, Qd) starting Dec 18, 2012. Soon after starting Zocor the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Tenderness
  • Palpitations
  • Asthenia
  • Myalgia
  • Arthralgia
  • Muscle Spasms
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Plavix
  • Toprol Xl Tablets
  • Losartan Potassium Tablets
  • Protonix
  • Bentyl
Although Zocor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Asthenia, may still occur.
Loss Of Consciousness, Convulsion, Road Traffic Accident, Pain, Asthenia, Fatigue, Malaise

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Jun 17, 2013 by a male taking Zocor (dosage: 20 Mg, Qd) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 51 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Zocor side effects: loss of consciousness, convulsion, road traffic accident, pain, asthenia, fatigue, malaise. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Prozac (Unk)
Pain, Asthenia, Abasia, Muscle Disorder, Anger, Myalgia

This Asthenia problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 55-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): type 2 diabetes mellitus.On Sep 01, 2010 a consumer started treatment with Zocor (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Zocor, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Pain
  • Asthenia
  • Abasia
  • Muscle Disorder
  • Anger
  • 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 Asthenia, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Renal Failure Chronic, Sinusitis, Asthenia, Malaise, Renal Disorder, Muscle Disorder, Blood Cholesterol Increased

This is a Zocor side effect report of a patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol,anxiety,panic attack,sinusitis and was treated with Zocor (dosage: Unk) starting 201211. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Clonazepam (1 Mg, Bid)
  • Clonazepam
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Renal Failure Chronic
  • Sinusitis
  • Asthenia
  • Malaise
  • Renal Disorder
  • Muscle Disorder
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Zocor could cause Asthenia and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Asthenia, Abdominal Discomfort, Malaise

This Asthenia side effect was reported by a physician from US on Dec 05, 2012. A patient from US , 55 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zocor. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Zocor side effects: asthenia, abdominal discomfort, malaise. Zocor dosage: 1 Df, Unk. These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Renal Failure Acute, Muscle Disorder, Dysstasia, Asthenia

This Asthenia side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 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:
  • Atorvastatin Calcium
When starting to take Zocor the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Muscle Disorder
  • Dysstasia
  • Asthenia
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Pain In Extremity, Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Rhabdomyolysis, Asthenia

This Asthenia Zocor side effect was reported by a physician from GB on Oct 03, 2012. A male , 80 years of age, weighting 154.3 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zocor. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Asthenia
. Zocor dosage: 40 Mg, Qd. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Fusidic Acid (250 Mg, Bid)
  • Cilostazol (50 Mg, Bid)
  • Floxacillin (500 Mg, Qid)
  • Nicorandil (10 Mg, Bid)
  • Omeprazole (20 Mg, Unk)
The patient was hospitalized.
Myalgia, Muscle Rupture, Asthenia, Tremor

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 66-year-old patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: high cholesterol, who was treated with Zocor (dosage:NA, start time: Apr 19, 2009), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Asthenia side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Myalgia
  • Muscle Rupture
  • Asthenia
  • Tremor
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 high cholesterol, resulting in Asthenia.
Renal Failure Acute, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased, Blood Creatine Increased, Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Nausea, Rhabdomyolysis, Asthenia

A 89-year-old patient (weight: NA) from GB with the following symptoms: hypercholesterolaemia,prophylaxis,prostate cancer started Zocor treatment (dosage: 40 Mg, Qd) on Aug 21, 2012. Soon after starting Zocor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Alanine Aminotransferase Increased
  • Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased
  • Blood Creatine Increased
  • Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased
  • Nausea
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Asthenia
. Concurrently used drugs: NA. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Zocor side effects, such as Asthenia.
Blood Glucose Increased, Constipation, Asthenia, Insomnia, Abasia, Dyspnoea, Nausea, Back Pain

A patient from US was prescribed and started Zocor on Nov 05, 2013. After Zocor was administered, patient encountered several Zocor side effects: blood glucose increased, constipation, asthenia, insomnia, abasia, dyspnoea, nausea, back pain Additional patient health information: male , 71 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Zocor dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Proscar
  • Glucophage
  • Metformin Hydrochloride
  • Lotrimin
  • Motrin
  • Viagra
  • Lipitor
  • Tramadol Hydrochloride
Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Asthenia

This report suggests a potential Zocor Asthenia side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 63-year-old patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Zocor (dosage: NA) starting NS. Soon after starting Zocor the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased
  • Asthenia
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Itraconazole (100 Mg, Bid)
The patient was hospitalized. Although Zocor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Asthenia, may still occur.
Dysgeusia, Tremor, Muscular Weakness, Asthenia, Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease, Dry Mouth, Nausea, Weight Decreased, Ageusia

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Nov 05, 2013 by a male taking Zocor (dosage: 10 Mg, Unk) . Location: US , 82 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: dysgeusia, tremor, muscular weakness, asthenia, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, dry mouth, nausea, weight decreased, ageusia. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Daliresp (500 Microgram, Unk)
  • Levaquin
  • Centrum Silver
  • Foradil
  • Ascorbic Acid
Pain In Extremity, Muscular Dystrophy, Asthenia

This Asthenia problem was reported by a health professional from US. A 61-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS a consumer started treatment with Zocor (dosage: 80 Mg, Unk). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Zocor, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Asthenia
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Asthenia, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Memory Impairment, Somnolence, Pain, Fatigue, Asthenia, Haematochezia, Diarrhoea

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 63-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Zocor (dosage: 20 Mg, Qpm) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Lisinopril (5 Mg, Bid)
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Memory Impairment
  • Somnolence
  • Pain
  • Fatigue
  • Asthenia
  • Haematochezia
  • Diarrhoea
This opens a possibility that Zocor could cause Asthenia and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Asthenia, Escherichia Urinary Tract Infection, Respiratory Rate Increased, Lactic Acidosis, Nausea, Vomiting, Syncope, Haemodynamic Instability, Blood Pressure Decreased

This Asthenia side effect was reported by a health professional from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED on Nov 07, 2013. A female patient from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 54 years of age, was treated with Zocor. Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: asthenia, escherichia urinary tract infection, respiratory rate increased, lactic acidosis, nausea, vomiting, syncope, haemodynamic instability, blood pressure decreased. Zocor dosage: 20 Mg, Qd.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Metformin Hydrochloride (1000 Mg, Bid)
  • Prinivil (5 Mg, Qd)
The patient was hospitalized. 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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