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Zocor Chest Pain Side Effects

Zocor Chest Pain Side Effect Reports


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

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



Blood Triglycerides Increased, Myalgia, Pain In Extremity, Chest Pain, Blood Cholesterol Increased

This Chest Pain side effect was reported by a physician from US. A 42-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol increased. The patient was prescribed Zocor (dosage: 20 Mg, Qd), which was started on 201309. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Diovan
When starting to take Zocor the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Blood Triglycerides Increased
  • Myalgia
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Chest Pain
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased
These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Chest Pain, Chest Discomfort, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased

This Chest Pain Zocor side effect was reported by a health professional from CN on Aug 02, 2013. A male , 88 years of age, weighting 123.5 lb, was treated with Zocor. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Discomfort
  • Alanine Aminotransferase Increased
  • Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased
. Zocor dosage: Unk. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Arthropathy, Skin Reaction, Chest Pain, Musculoskeletal Pain, Myalgia, Blood Potassium Decreased, Off Label Use, Pain In Extremity

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 16-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: vertebral artery dissection, who was treated with Zocor (dosage:80 Mg, Qd, start time: Apr 04, 2013), combined with:
  • Aspirin
, and developed a serious reaction and a Chest Pain side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Arthropathy
  • Skin Reaction
  • Chest Pain
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Myalgia
  • Blood Potassium Decreased
  • Off Label Use
  • Pain In Extremity
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 female patients suffering from vertebral artery dissection, resulting in Chest Pain.

Chest Pain

A 79-year-old patient (weight: NA) from SG with the following symptoms: NA started Zocor treatment (dosage: NA) on NS. Soon after starting Zocor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Chest Pain
. Concurrently used drugs: NA. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Zocor side effects, such as Chest Pain.
Rhabdomyolysis, Dehydration, Chest Pain

A patient from MX was prescribed and started Zocor on Sep 24, 2012. Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: rhabdomyolysis, dehydration, chest pain Additional patient health information: male , 83 years of age, weighting 149.9 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Zocor dosage: 1 Tablet Daily Buccal. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Lymph Node Pain, Rhinitis Allergic, Hypertension, Abdominal Pain, Hepatic Steatosis, Musculoskeletal Pain, Vomiting, Cardiac Disorder, Chest Pain

This report suggests a potential Zocor Chest Pain side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 54-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Zocor (dosage: 20 Mg, Unk) starting NS. Soon after starting Zocor the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Lymph Node Pain
  • Rhinitis Allergic
  • Hypertension
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Hepatic Steatosis
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Vomiting
  • Cardiac Disorder
  • Chest Pain
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Fosamax
  • Lipitor (10 Mg, Qpm)
  • Lipitor (20 Mg, Qpm)
  • Ramipril (5 Mg, Unk)
  • Cozaar (50mg/12.5mg)
  • Duact (Unk, Qod)
  • Nexium (40 Mg, Unk)
  • Vitamin E
The patient was hospitalized. Although Zocor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Chest Pain, may still occur.
Cardiac Disorder, Pneumonia, Rhinitis Allergic, Toxicity To Various Agents, Cholangitis, Fatigue, Chest Pain, Synovial Rupture, C-reactive Protein

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Nov 06, 2013 by a Female taking Zocor (dosage: 20 Mg, Unk) . Location: US , 54 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Zocor side effects: cardiac disorder, pneumonia, rhinitis allergic, toxicity to various agents, cholangitis, fatigue, chest pain, synovial rupture, c-reactive protein. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Ramipril (Unk, Prn)
  • Lipitor (10 Mg, Qpm)
  • Lipitor (20 Mg, Qpm)
  • Duact
  • Nexium (Unk, Prn)
  • Hyzaar (Unk)
The patient was hospitalized.
Myocardial Infarction, Anaemia, Thrombocytopenia, Chest Pain, Dyspnoea, Haemorrhage

This Chest Pain problem was reported by a physician from UNITED STATES. A 76-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Mar 08, 2011 a consumer started treatment with Zocor (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Ramipril
  • Revlimid (5 Mg, 1 In 1 D, Po)
  • Amiodarone Hydrochloride
  • Plavix
  • Megace
  • Aspirin
  • Danazol
When commencing Zocor, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Anaemia
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Chest Pain
  • Dyspnoea
  • Haemorrhage
The patient was hospitalized and became disabled. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Chest Pain, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Electrocardiogram Abnormal, Arterial Stenosis, Chest Pain, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, Mitral Valve Prolapse, Depression, Dyspepsia, Cardiac Septal Defect, Aortic Valve Incompetence

This is a Zocor side effect report of a female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Zocor (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Clonidine
  • Carvedilol (25 Mg, Bid)
  • Vicodin (Hydrocodone Bitartrate:5 Mg, Paracetamol:500mg, Prn)
  • Lexapro (20 Mg, Qd)
  • Gilenya (0.5 Mg, Qd)
  • Coreg
  • Aspirin (81 Mg, Bid)
  • Zanaflex (2 Mg, Unk)
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Electrocardiogram Abnormal
  • Arterial Stenosis
  • Chest Pain
  • Left Ventricular Hypertrophy
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Depression
  • Dyspepsia
  • Cardiac Septal Defect
  • Aortic Valve Incompetence
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Zocor could cause Chest Pain and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Emphysema, Adrenal Adenoma, Temperature Intolerance, Lung Cancer Metastatic, Lung Adenocarcinoma Stage I, Breast Lump Removal, Hyperplasia, Bronchiolitis, Chest Pain

This Chest Pain side effect was reported by a health professional from UNITED STATES on Mar 20, 2012. A female patient from UNITED STATES , 56 years of age, weighting 174.2 lb, was treated with Zocor. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Zocor side effects: emphysema, adrenal adenoma, temperature intolerance, lung cancer metastatic, lung adenocarcinoma stage i, breast lump removal, hyperplasia, bronchiolitis, chest pain. Zocor dosage: NA.
Associated medications used:
  • Tysabri
  • Tysabri
  • Prozac
  • Vitamin B-12
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Arthritis, Ankle Fracture, Chest Pain, Insomnia, Bone Disorder, Infection, Abortion Spontaneous

This Chest Pain side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A 43-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Zocor (dosage: NA), which was started on Jan 01, 2003. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Ambien
  • Clenidine
  • Lasix
  • Crestor
  • Rolaids
  • Lisinopril
  • Ibuprofen (advil)
  • Carvedilol
When starting to take Zocor the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Arthritis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Chest Pain
  • Insomnia
  • Bone Disorder
  • Infection
  • Abortion Spontaneous
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Coronary Artery Disease, Chest Pain, Pinguecula, Anaemia, Cellulitis, Ilium Fracture, Infection

This Chest Pain Zocor side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Jan 12, 2012. A Female , weighting 138.0 lb, was treated with Zocor. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Pinguecula
  • Anaemia
  • Cellulitis
  • Ilium Fracture
  • Infection
. Zocor dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Femara (2.5 Mg, Unk)
  • Lopressor (50 Mg, Unk)
  • Plavix (75 Mg, Unk)
  • Metformin Hcl (500 Mg, Unk)
  • Aspirin
  • Clindamycin
  • Amaryl (2 Mg, Unk)
  • Anticoagulants
Chest Pain, Gastritis, Dyspepsia, Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 76-year-old patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: hypercholesterolaemia,cerebrovascular accident prophylaxis, who was treated with Zocor (dosage:20 Mg, start time: Sep 30, 2011), combined with:
  • Pradaxa (300 Mg)
  • Amoxicillin
  • Metoprolol Su Bblock
  • Citrucel
  • Warfarin Sodium
  • Digoxin
  • Nexium (20 Mg)
  • Propafenone Hcl
, and developed a serious reaction and a Chest Pain side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Chest Pain
  • Gastritis
  • Dyspepsia
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease
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 hypercholesterolaemia,cerebrovascular accident prophylaxis, resulting in Chest Pain.
Pain, Renal Disorder, Back Pain, Chest Pain, Loss Of Consciousness, Renal Pain

A patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: blood cholesterol started Zocor treatment (dosage: 20mg 1x A Day) on Jun 01, 2009. Soon after starting Zocor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Pain
  • Renal Disorder
  • Back Pain
  • Chest Pain
  • Loss Of Consciousness
  • Renal Pain
. Concurrently used drugs: NA. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Zocor side effects, such as Chest Pain.
Chest Pain, Arterial Occlusive Disease, Respiratory Rate Decreased, Coronary Artery Occlusion, Myocardial Infarction, Dyspnoea

A female patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Zocor on Sep 06, 2011. After Zocor was administered, patient encountered several Zocor side effects: chest pain, arterial occlusive disease, respiratory rate decreased, coronary artery occlusion, myocardial infarction, dyspnoea Additional patient health information: Female , 54 years of age, weighting 234.0 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Zocor dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Losartan Potassium
  • Micardis Hct
  • Lasix
  • Pravachol
  • Plavix
  • Aspirin
  • Metoprolol Tarte
  • K-tab
The patient was hospitalized.
Spinal Disorder, Haemorrhoids, Chest Pain, X-ray Dental, Osteomyelitis, Rectal Haemorrhage, Urinary Tract Infection, Night Sweats, Dysphonia

This report suggests a potential Zocor Chest Pain side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A female patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): blood cholesterol increased and used Zocor (dosage: 40 Mg, Qd) starting Jan 01, 1996. Soon after starting Zocor the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Spinal Disorder
  • Haemorrhoids
  • Chest Pain
  • X-ray Dental
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Rectal Haemorrhage
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Night Sweats
  • Dysphonia
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Cyclobenzaprine
  • Aredia (90 Mg, Qmo)
  • Synthroid (0.075 Mg, Unk)
  • Tylenol-500
  • Demerol
  • Levoxyl (0.025 Mg, Qd)
  • Proventil
  • Relafen
Although Zocor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Chest Pain, may still occur.
Musculoskeletal Pain, Renal Cyst, Thyroid Neoplasm, Back Pain, Chest Pain, Fibrin D Dimer Increased, Muscle Spasms

An adverse event was reported by a physician on Jul 25, 2011 by a Female taking Zocor (dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 78 years of age, weighting 180.8 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: musculoskeletal pain, renal cyst, thyroid neoplasm, back pain, chest pain, fibrin d dimer increased, muscle spasms. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Valsartan
  • Aspirin
  • Ramipril
The patient was hospitalized.
Movement Disorder, Chest Pain, Muscular Weakness, Pain In Extremity, Angiopathy, Dyspnoea

This Chest Pain problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A 48-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Jan 01, 2010 a consumer started treatment with Zocor (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Ursodiol
  • Xanax
  • Metoprolol
  • Lorazepam
  • Plavix
  • Nitro-dur
  • Omeprazole
  • Aspirin
When commencing Zocor, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Movement Disorder
  • Chest Pain
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Angiopathy
  • Dyspnoea
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 Chest Pain, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Dyspnoea, Speech Disorder, Chest Pain, Pain In Extremity, Angiopathy, Muscular Weakness

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 48-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Zocor (dosage: NA) starting Jan 01, 2010. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Lorazepam
  • Omeprazole
  • Losartan Potassium
  • Plavix
  • Nitro-dur
  • Ursodiol
  • Aspirin
  • Xanax
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Dyspnoea
  • Speech Disorder
  • Chest Pain
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Angiopathy
  • Muscular Weakness
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Zocor could cause Chest Pain and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Chest Pain

This Chest Pain side effect was reported by a health professional from SWEDEN on May 11, 2011. A female patient from SWEDEN , 75 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zocor. Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: chest pain. Zocor dosage: NA.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Aspirin
  • Enalapril Maleate
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
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Zocor Chest Pain Causes and Reviews


Having a pain in your chest can be scary. It does not always mean that you are having a heart attack. There can be many other causes, including

  • Other heart problems, such as angina
  • Panic attacks
  • Digestive problems, such as heartburn or esophagus disorders
  • Sore muscles
  • Lung diseases, such as pneumonia, pleurisy, or pulmonary embolism
  • Costochondritis - an inflammation of joints in your chest

Some of these problems can be serious. Get immediate medical care if you have chest pain that does not go away, crushing pain or pressure in the chest, or chest pain along with nausea, sweating, dizziness or shortness of breath. Treatment depends on the cause of the pain.


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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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