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Zocor Pain In Extremity Side Effects

Zocor Pain In Extremity Side Effect Reports


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

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



Pain In Extremity, Myalgia, Muscle Spasms

This Pain In Extremity 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: Unk), which was started on 2012. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Aspirin (325 Mg, Unk)
  • Niacin
When starting to take Zocor the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Myalgia
  • Muscle Spasms
These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Muscular Weakness, Pain In Extremity

This Pain In Extremity Zocor side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Nov 21, 2013. A Female , 70 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zocor. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Pain In Extremity
. Zocor dosage: 40 Mg, Qd. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Blood Triglycerides Increased, Myalgia, Pain In Extremity, Chest Pain, Blood Cholesterol Increased

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 42-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol increased, who was treated with Zocor (dosage:20 Mg, Qd, start time: 201309), combined with:
  • Diovan
, and developed a serious reaction and a Pain In Extremity side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Blood Triglycerides Increased
  • Myalgia
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Chest Pain
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased
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 Pain In Extremity.

Muscle Injury, Lymphoedema, Venous Insufficiency, Pain In Extremity, Haematoma

A 58-year-old patient (weight: NA) from IT with the following symptoms: low density lipoprotein increased started Zocor treatment (dosage: 40mg Qd) on Nov 15, 2012. Soon after starting Zocor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Muscle Injury
  • Lymphoedema
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Haematoma
. Concurrently used drugs: NA. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Zocor side effects, such as Pain In Extremity.
Pain In Extremity, Muscular Weakness

A female patient from US was prescribed and started Zocor on Jun 02, 2013. Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: pain in extremity, muscular weakness Additional patient health information: Female , 77 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Zocor dosage: 40 Mg, Qd. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Norvasc
Musculoskeletal Stiffness, Pain In Extremity, Musculoskeletal Pain, Osteoarthritis, Infection

This report suggests a potential Zocor 40 Mg, Comprim?s Pellicul?s Pain In Extremity side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 71-year-old patient from BE (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): hypercholesterolaemia and used Zocor 40 Mg, Comprim?s Pellicul?s (dosage: Unk, Qd, In The Evening) starting 201304. Soon after starting Zocor 40 Mg, Comprim?s Pellicul?s the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Musculoskeletal Stiffness
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Infection
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Zocor 20 Mg, Comprim?s Pellicul?s (20 Mg, Qd)
  • Asaflow (80 Mg, Bid, In The Morning And In The Evening)
  • Isoten (2.5 Mg, Qd, In The Morning)
  • Temesta (Unk)
Although Zocor 40 Mg, Comprim?s Pellicul?s demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Pain In Extremity, may still occur.
Arthropathy, Skin Reaction, Chest Pain, Musculoskeletal Pain, Myalgia, Blood Potassium Decreased, Off Label Use, Pain In Extremity

An adverse event was reported by a physician on Sep 23, 2013 by a Female taking Zocor (dosage: 80 Mg, Qd) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 16 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Zocor side effects: arthropathy, skin reaction, chest pain, musculoskeletal pain, myalgia, blood potassium decreased, off label use, pain in extremity. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Aspirin
The patient was hospitalized and became disabled.
Muscle Atrophy, Pain In Extremity

This Pain In Extremity problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 64-year-old 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: NA. When commencing Zocor, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Muscle Atrophy
  • Pain In Extremity
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Pain In Extremity, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Transaminases Increased, Pain In Extremity

This is a Zocor 10mg side effect report of a 45-year-old patient (weight: NA) from DE. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: coronary artery disease and was treated with Zocor 10mg (dosage: 40 Mg, Qd) starting Mar 29, 2012. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased
  • Transaminases Increased
  • Pain In Extremity
This opens a possibility that Zocor 10mg could cause Pain In Extremity and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Pain In Extremity, Muscular Weakness

This Pain In Extremity side effect was reported by a physician from SE on Oct 23, 2012. A female patient from SE , 86 years of age, weighting 116.8 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zocor. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Zocor side effects: pain in extremity, muscular weakness. Zocor dosage: 20 Mg, Qd.
Associated medications used:
  • Trombyl
  • Metoprolol
  • Losartan Potassium
  • Levaxin
The patient was hospitalized and became disabled. These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Muscle Injury, Weight Increased, Disturbance In Attention, Hallucination, Oedema Peripheral, Musculoskeletal Stiffness, Gait Disturbance, Pain In Extremity, Dyspnoea

This Pain In Extremity side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol abnormal. The patient was prescribed Zocor (dosage: Unk), which was started on 2004. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Liptor (Unk)
  • Gabapentin (Unk)
  • Celebrex (200 Mg, Daily)
  • Plavix (Unk)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (25 Mg, Daily)
  • Atenolol (25 Mg, Daily)
  • Aspirin (81 Mg, Daily)
When starting to take Zocor the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Muscle Injury
  • Weight Increased
  • Disturbance In Attention
  • Hallucination
  • Oedema Peripheral
  • Musculoskeletal Stiffness
  • Gait Disturbance
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Dyspnoea
These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Pain In Extremity, Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Rhabdomyolysis, Asthenia

This Pain In Extremity 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.
Pain In Extremity, Dizziness, Dyspepsia, Hunger, Insomnia

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 36-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from GB, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol increased, who was treated with Zocor (dosage:40 Mg, Qd, start time: Apr 20, 2012), combined with:
  • Ramipril (2.5 Mg, Unk)
  • Albuterol
  • Seretide (Unk)
, and developed a serious reaction and a Pain In Extremity side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Dizziness
  • Dyspepsia
  • Hunger
  • Insomnia
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 Pain In Extremity.
Pruritus, Pain In Extremity, Middle Insomnia

A 86-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: high cholesterol started Zocor treatment (dosage: 1/day) on NS. Soon after starting Zocor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Pruritus
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Middle Insomnia
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Diovan (1/day)
  • Lovaza
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Zocor side effects, such as Pain In Extremity.
Pain In Extremity, Abdominal Pain Upper

A female patient from US was prescribed and started Zocor on Nov 01, 2013. After Zocor was administered, patient encountered several Zocor side effects: pain in extremity, abdominal pain upper Additional patient health information: Female , 52 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Zocor dosage: Unk. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Liver Function Test Abnormal, Rhabdomyolysis, Pain In Extremity

This report suggests a potential Zocor Pain In Extremity side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 45-year-old patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Zocor (dosage: Unk) starting NS. Soon after starting Zocor the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased
  • Liver Function Test Abnormal
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Pain In Extremity
Drugs used concurrently:NA. The patient was hospitalized. Although Zocor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Pain In Extremity, may still occur.
Pain In Extremity, Arthritis, Amnesia

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Oct 31, 2013 by a Female taking Zocor (dosage: 40 Mg, Unk) was diagnosed with and. Location: GB , 72 years of age, weighting 158.0 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: pain in extremity, arthritis, amnesia. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Atorvastatin (40 Mg, Unk)
  • Amlodipine
  • Aspirin
  • Bendroflumethiazide
  • Perindopril Tert-butylamine Ratiopharm
  • Persantin Retard
Pain In Extremity, Muscular Weakness, Mobility Decreased

This Pain In Extremity problem was reported by a health professional from US. A 50-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS a consumer started treatment with Zocor (dosage: 10 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 Weakness
  • Mobility Decreased
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Pain In Extremity, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Atrial Fibrillation, Infarction, Gait Disturbance, Pain In Extremity

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 55-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from FI. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Zocor (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Dronedarone
  • Atorvastatin
  • Flecainide Acetate
  • Warfarin (12.5 Mg, Unk)
  • Warfarin (15 Mg, Unk)
  • Budesonide (+) Formoterol Fumarate
  • Losartan Potassium
  • Bisoprolol
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Infarction
  • Gait Disturbance
  • Pain In Extremity
This opens a possibility that Zocor could cause Pain In Extremity and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Fall, Abasia, Hypoaesthesia, Pain In Extremity, Muscle Spasms, Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, No Therapeutic Response, Muscular Weakness, Paraesthesia

This Pain In Extremity side effect was reported by a health professional from US on Nov 05, 2013. A female patient from US , 54 years of age, was treated with Zocor. Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: fall, abasia, hypoaesthesia, pain in extremity, muscle spasms, blood creatine phosphokinase increased, no therapeutic response, muscular weakness, paraesthesia. Zocor dosage: 1 Df, Qd.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Aleve (Unk)
  • Aleve (Unk)
  • Citalopram (Unk)
These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
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Zocor Pain In Extremity Causes and Reviews


Of the 206 bones in your body, three of them are in your arm: the humerus, radius, and ulna. Your arms are also made up of muscles, joints, tendons, and other connective tissue. Injuries to any of these parts of the arm can occur during sports, a fall, or an accident.

Types of arm injuries include

  • Tendinitis and bursitis
  • Sprains
  • Dislocations
  • Broken bones
  • Nerve problems
  • Osteoarthritis

You may also have problems or injure specific parts of your arm, such as your hand, wrist, elbow, or shoulder.


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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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