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Zocor Myalgia Side Effects

Zocor Myalgia Side Effect Reports


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

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



Proteinuria, Haematuria, Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased, Blood Creatinine Increased, Muscular Weakness, Blood Bilirubin Increased, Myoglobinuria, Myalgia, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased

This Myalgia side effect was reported by a pharmacist from CA. A 80-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: dyslipidaemia,prostate cancer metastatic. The patient was prescribed Zocor (dosage: 80 Mg, Qd), which was started on Nov 27, 2006. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Androcur (100 Mg, Bid)
  • Atacand (Unk)
  • Coumadin
  • Flomax (morniflumate)
  • Diltiazem Hydrochloride
  • Aspirin
When starting to take Zocor the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Proteinuria
  • Haematuria
  • Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased
  • Blood Creatinine Increased
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Blood Bilirubin Increased
  • Myoglobinuria
  • Myalgia
  • Alanine Aminotransferase Increased
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Influenza Like Illness, Adverse Event, Blood Cholesterol Abnormal, Myalgia, Arthralgia, Malaise

This Myalgia Zocor side effect was reported by a physician from US on Feb 03, 2014. A Female , weighting 175.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zocor. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Influenza Like Illness
  • Adverse Event
  • Blood Cholesterol Abnormal
  • Myalgia
  • Arthralgia
  • Malaise
. Zocor dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Glucophage (Unk)
Pain In Extremity, Myalgia, Muscle Spasms

This is a Zocor side effect report of a female patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol increased, who was treated with Zocor (dosage:Unk, start time: 2012), combined with:
  • Aspirin (325 Mg, Unk)
  • Niacin
, and developed a serious reaction and a Myalgia side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Myalgia
  • Muscle Spasms
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 Myalgia.

Myalgia

A 74-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: blood cholesterol increased started Zocor treatment (dosage: 20 Mg, Qd) on Dec 06, 2013. Soon after starting Zocor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Myalgia
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Synthroid (Unk)
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Zocor side effects, such as Myalgia.
Myalgia, Arthralgia

A female patient from US was prescribed and started Zocor on Jan 13, 2014. Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: myalgia, arthralgia Additional patient health information: Female , 80 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Zocor dosage: 5 Mg, Unk. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Muscle Atrophy, Muscular Weakness, Myalgia, Neuropathy Peripheral

This report suggests a potential Zocor Myalgia side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Zocor (dosage: Unk) starting 2011. Soon after starting Zocor the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Muscle Atrophy
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Myalgia
  • Neuropathy Peripheral
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Zocor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Myalgia, may still occur.
Blood Triglycerides Increased, Myalgia, Pain In Extremity, Chest Pain, Blood Cholesterol Increased

An adverse event was reported by a physician on Nov 14, 2013 by a Female taking Zocor (dosage: 20 Mg, Qd) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 42 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Zocor side effects: blood triglycerides increased, myalgia, pain in extremity, chest pain, blood cholesterol increased. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Diovan
Myalgia

This Myalgia problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 62-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): blood cholesterol.On NS 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:
  • Myalgia
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Myalgia, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Myalgia

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 58-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol increased and was treated with Zocor (dosage: Unk, Qd) starting 201207. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Triamterene
  • Synthroid
  • Aspirin (Low Dose)
  • Gabapentin
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Myalgia
This opens a possibility that Zocor could cause Myalgia and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Prostate Cancer, Muscle Rupture, Myalgia

This Myalgia side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from DE on Sep 22, 2013. A patient from DE , 75 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zocor 20mg. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Zocor side effects: prostate cancer, muscle rupture, myalgia. Zocor 20mg dosage: 20 Mg, Qd. These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor 20mg.
Musculoskeletal Pain, Myalgia, Walking Disability

This Myalgia side effect was reported by a health professional from CA. A 76-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Zocor (dosage: 20 Mg, Unk), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Aspirin
  • Apo Atorvastatin (20 Mg, Unk)
  • Metoprolol
  • Olmetec
  • Omeprazole
When starting to take Zocor the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Myalgia
  • Walking Disability
These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Myalgia, Arthralgia, Influenza Like Illness, Platelet Count Decreased, White Blood Cell Count Decreased

This Myalgia Zocor side effect was reported by a physician from NO on Sep 17, 2013. A male , 53 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zocor. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Myalgia
  • Arthralgia
  • Influenza Like Illness
  • Platelet Count Decreased
  • White Blood Cell Count Decreased
. Zocor dosage: 20 Mg, Qd. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Fatigue, Peroneal Nerve Palsy, Muscular Weakness, Progressive Muscular Atrophy, Gait Disturbance, Decreased Activity, Sensation Of Heaviness, Myalgia, Emotional Disorder

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 59-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: 2005), combined with:
  • Hctz
  • Verapamil
  • Dulcolax
  • Asa
  • Swiss Kriss
, and developed a serious reaction and a Myalgia side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Fatigue
  • Peroneal Nerve Palsy
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Progressive Muscular Atrophy
  • Gait Disturbance
  • Decreased Activity
  • Sensation Of Heaviness
  • Myalgia
  • Emotional Disorder
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 Myalgia.
Arthralgia, Chromaturia, Fatigue, Muscle Spasms, Muscular Weakness, Myalgia, Paralysis

A 58-year-old patient (weight: NA) from CA with the following symptoms: NA started Zocor treatment (dosage: 10 Mg, Qd) on NS. Soon after starting Zocor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Arthralgia
  • Chromaturia
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Myalgia
  • Paralysis
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Aspirin
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Zocor side effects, such as Myalgia.
Amnesia, Chromaturia, Confusional State, Eye Irritation, Faeces Discoloured, Hepatic Enzyme Increased, Myalgia, Pyrexia, Rash

A female patient from CA was prescribed and started Zocor on Sep 16, 2013. After Zocor was administered, patient encountered several Zocor side effects: amnesia, chromaturia, confusional state, eye irritation, faeces discoloured, hepatic enzyme increased, myalgia, pyrexia, rash Additional patient health information: Female , 61 years of age, weighting 124.0 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Zocor dosage: 20 Mg, Qd. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Mycobutin (1 Df, Bid)
Myalgia, Muscular Weakness, Hypersensitivity

This report suggests a potential Zocor Myalgia side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 80-year-old female 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:
  • Myalgia
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Hypersensitivity
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Zocor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Myalgia, may still occur.
Myalgia, Musculoskeletal Pain, Arthralgia

An adverse event was reported by a physician on Feb 19, 2013 by a Female taking Zocor (dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 59 years of age, weighting 194.4 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: myalgia, musculoskeletal pain, arthralgia. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Ultram (tramadol Hydrochloride)
  • Meloxicam
  • Isocaor (verapamil Hydrochloride)
Myalgia, Asthenia, Muscular Weakness, Gait Disturbance

This Myalgia problem was reported by a health professional from US. A 69-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): blood cholesterol increased.On 200808 a consumer started treatment with Zocor (dosage: 20 Mg, Unk , Oral). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Prinivil(lisinopril)
  • Mk-9373 (metformin)tablet
  • Coumadin (warfarin Sodium)
  • Sotalol Hydrochloride (sotalol Hydrochloride)
  • Aspirin (+) Clopidogrel Bisulfate (aspirin (+) Clopidogrel Bisulfate)
When commencing Zocor, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Myalgia
  • Asthenia
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Gait Disturbance
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Myalgia, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Myalgia

This is a Zocor (simvastatin) Tablet side effect report of a 69-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol and was treated with Zocor (simvastatin) Tablet (dosage: , Oral) starting 1994. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Myalgia
This opens a possibility that Zocor (simvastatin) Tablet could cause Myalgia and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Myalgia, Arthralgia

This Myalgia side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Feb 19, 2013. A female patient from US , 63 years of age, was treated with Zocor (simvastatin). Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: blood creatine phosphokinase increased, myalgia, arthralgia. Zocor (simvastatin) dosage: NA.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Letrozole (letrozole)
  • Calcichew D3 (calcium Carbonate, Cholecalciferol)
  • Lansoprazole (lansoprazole)
  • Acetaminophen (acetaminophen)
  • Sertraline Hydrochloride (sertraline Hydrochloride)
  • Aspirin (aspirin)
  • Bisoprolol (bisoprolol)
These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor (simvastatin).
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Zocor Myalgia Reviews

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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