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Zocor Paraesthesia Side Effects

Zocor Paraesthesia Side Effect Reports


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

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



Renal Disorder, Blood Cholesterol Increased, Movement Disorder, Muscle Atrophy, Paraesthesia, Feeling Abnormal

This Paraesthesia side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 69-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol increased. The patient was prescribed Zocor (dosage: 20 Mg, Unk), which was started on May 25, 2013. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Lipitor (Unk)
  • Pravastatin Sodium (20 Mg, Unk)
When starting to take Zocor the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Renal Disorder
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased
  • Movement Disorder
  • Muscle Atrophy
  • Paraesthesia
  • Feeling Abnormal
These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Loss Of Consciousness, Hypoaesthesia, Rash Macular, Paraesthesia, Urticaria, Vomiting

This Paraesthesia Zocor side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on Apr 03, 2013. A Female , 67 years of age, was treated with Zocor. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Loss Of Consciousness
  • Hypoaesthesia
  • Rash Macular
  • Paraesthesia
  • Urticaria
  • Vomiting
. Zocor dosage: 40 Mg, Hs. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Pollakiuria, Paraesthesia

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 48-year-old patient (weight:NA) from GB, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol increased, who was treated with Zocor (dosage:40 Mg, Unk, start time: Jan 03, 2013), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Paraesthesia side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Pollakiuria
  • Paraesthesia
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 blood cholesterol increased, resulting in Paraesthesia.

Completed Suicide, Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Inflammation, Pain In Jaw, Myalgia, Muscle Spasms, Neck Pain, Paraesthesia

A 52-year-old patient (weight: NA) from GB with the following symptoms: blood cholesterol increased,anxiety,depression started Zocor treatment (dosage: 40 Mg, Hs) on NS. Soon after starting Zocor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Completed Suicide
  • Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased
  • Inflammation
  • Pain In Jaw
  • Myalgia
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Neck Pain
  • Paraesthesia
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Fluoxetine (20 Mg, Unk)
  • Fluoxetine
  • Mirtazapine (Unk)
  • Mirtazapine
  • Atenolol (+) Chlorthalidone (12.5 Mg, Unk)
  • Losartan Potassium (100 Mg, Unk)
  • Losec (omeprazole Magnesium)
  • Losec (omeprazole)
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Zocor side effects, such as Paraesthesia.
Burning Sensation, Pain Of Skin, Dry Mouth, Glossodynia, Throat Irritation, Skin Tightness, Paraesthesia, Myalgia

A female patient from DE was prescribed and started Zocor on Jan 07, 2013. Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: burning sensation, pain of skin, dry mouth, glossodynia, throat irritation, skin tightness, paraesthesia, myalgia Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 125.7 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Zocor dosage: Unk Mg, Unk. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Concor (2.5 Mg, Qd)
Myositis, Myopathy, Tetany, Arthralgia, Muscle Spasms, Muscular Weakness, Paraesthesia, Abdominal Pain, Thermal Burn

This report suggests a potential Zocor Paraesthesia 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): cholesterol high and used Zocor (dosage: Event Abated After Use (over Time)) starting 1994. Soon after starting Zocor the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Myositis
  • Myopathy
  • Tetany
  • Arthralgia
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Paraesthesia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Thermal Burn
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Synthroid
Although Zocor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Paraesthesia, may still occur.
Fall, Abasia, Hypoaesthesia, Pain In Extremity, Muscle Spasms, Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, No Therapeutic Response, Muscular Weakness, Paraesthesia

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Nov 05, 2013 by a Female taking Zocor (dosage: 1 Df, Qd) . 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: fall, abasia, hypoaesthesia, pain in extremity, muscle spasms, blood creatine phosphokinase increased, no therapeutic response, muscular weakness, paraesthesia. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Aleve (Unk)
  • Aleve (Unk)
  • Citalopram (Unk)
Fatigue, Muscular Weakness, Mobility Decreased, Rhabdomyolysis, Dyspnoea, Prostate Cancer, Paraesthesia

This Paraesthesia problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 71-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS a consumer started treatment with Zocor (dosage: 40 Mg, Unk). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Cyproterone Acetate (100 Mg, Tid)
  • Atenolol
  • Bendroflumethiazide
  • Prostap
  • Aspirin
  • Allopurinol
When commencing Zocor, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Fatigue
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Mobility Decreased
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Dyspnoea
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Paraesthesia
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 Paraesthesia, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Mitral Valve Incompetence, Tearfulness, Ileus, Antinuclear Antibody Positive, Paraesthesia, Gait Disturbance, Tricuspid Valve Incompetence, Myopathy, Anxiety

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 79-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Zocor (dosage: 20 Mg, 40 Mg) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Doxazosin Mesylate (8 Mg, Unk)
  • Gemfibrozil (600 Mg, Bid)
  • Finasteride (5 Mg, Unk)
  • Amlodipine (10 Mg, Unk)
  • Ferrous Sulfate
  • Sodium Polystyrene Sulfonate
  • Ergocalciferol
  • Lactulose
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Mitral Valve Incompetence
  • Tearfulness
  • Ileus
  • Antinuclear Antibody Positive
  • Paraesthesia
  • Gait Disturbance
  • Tricuspid Valve Incompetence
  • Myopathy
  • Anxiety
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Zocor could cause Paraesthesia and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Renal Failure Chronic, Gait Disturbance, Myopathy, Ileus, Iron Deficiency Anaemia, Haemodialysis, Erosive Duodenitis, Paraesthesia

This Paraesthesia side effect was reported by a health professional from US on Nov 07, 2013. A patient from US , 79 years of age, was treated with Zocor. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Zocor side effects: renal failure chronic, gait disturbance, myopathy, ileus, iron deficiency anaemia, haemodialysis, erosive duodenitis, paraesthesia. Zocor dosage: 20 Mg, Qd.
Associated medications used:
  • Gemfibrozil (600 Mg, Unk)
  • Doxazosin Mesylate (8 Mg, Qd)
  • Amlodipine Besylate (10 Mg, Qd)
  • Proscar (5 Mg, Qd)
  • Ferrous Sulfate
  • Sodium Polystyrene Sulfonate
  • Aspirin
  • Insulin Glargine
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
Vision Blurred, Arthralgia, Paraesthesia

This Paraesthesia side effect was reported by a health professional from SE. A 70-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Zocord (dosage: 40 Mg, Qd), which was started on Nov 06, 2011. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Levaxin
  • Citalopram
When starting to take Zocord the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Vision Blurred
  • Arthralgia
  • Paraesthesia
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Zocord.
Asthenia, Tendonitis, Myalgia, Paraesthesia

This Paraesthesia Zocor side effect was reported by a pharmacist from UNITED STATES on Jan 24, 2012. A male , 64 years of age, weighting 165.3 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zocor. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Asthenia
  • Tendonitis
  • Myalgia
  • Paraesthesia
. Zocor dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Glossodynia, Myalgia, Paraesthesia, Throat Irritation, Skin Tightness, Dry Mouth, Feeling Abnormal

This is a Zocor side effect report of a 59-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from GERMANY, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Zocor (dosage:NA, start time: Mar 01, 2010), combined with:
  • Bisoprolol Fumarate
, and developed a serious reaction and a Paraesthesia side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Glossodynia
  • Myalgia
  • Paraesthesia
  • Throat Irritation
  • Skin Tightness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Feeling Abnormal
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 NA, resulting in Paraesthesia.
Visual Impairment, Emotional Distress, Anxiety, Cognitive Disorder, Paraesthesia, Pain, Nausea, Injury, Expressive Language Disorder

A 30-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: NA started Zocor treatment (dosage: NA) on Jan 01, 2008. Soon after starting Zocor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Visual Impairment
  • Emotional Distress
  • Anxiety
  • Cognitive Disorder
  • Paraesthesia
  • Pain
  • Nausea
  • Injury
  • Expressive Language Disorder
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Tylenol-500
  • Yaz (Unk)
  • Midrin (Unk)
  • Yaz
  • Colace
  • Simvastatin
  • Duradin
  • Errin (Unk)
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Zocor side effects, such as Paraesthesia.
Paraesthesia, Lip Pain, Oropharyngeal Pain, Ear Discomfort, Fatigue, Hypersensitivity, Arthralgia, Headache, Glossodynia

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: paraesthesia, lip pain, oropharyngeal pain, ear discomfort, fatigue, hypersensitivity, arthralgia, headache, glossodynia Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 145.0 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Zocor dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Lipitor (20 Mg, Unk)
  • Vitamin B Complex Cap
  • Pravachol
  • Fish Oil
Platelet Count Decreased, Increased Tendency To Bruise, Flushing, Pruritus, Paraesthesia

This report suggests a potential Zocor Paraesthesia side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Zocor (dosage: NA) starting Jan 01, 2007. Soon after starting Zocor the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Platelet Count Decreased
  • Increased Tendency To Bruise
  • Flushing
  • Pruritus
  • Paraesthesia
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Aspirin
  • Diovan
  • Darvocet (As Needed)
  • Furosemide
  • Niaspan (Two At Betime)
  • Zestril
Although Zocor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Paraesthesia, may still occur.
Arthralgia, Bladder Dysfunction, Dysphagia, Dyspnoea, Fatigue, Paraesthesia, Gait Disturbance, Hypoaesthesia, Intestinal Functional Disorder

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Jun 07, 2011 by a Female taking Zocor (dosage: NA) . Location: CANADA , 51 years of age, weighting 160.9 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: arthralgia, bladder dysfunction, dysphagia, dyspnoea, fatigue, paraesthesia, gait disturbance, hypoaesthesia, intestinal functional disorder. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Imovane
  • Advil Liqui-gels
  • Clonazepam
  • Lipitor
Pruritus, Myalgia, Sleep Disorder, Hypoaesthesia Oral, Paraesthesia, Alopecia, Arthralgia

This Paraesthesia problem was reported by a health professional from NETHERLANDS. A 69-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): hypercholesterolaemia.On Mar 24, 2010 a consumer started treatment with Zocor (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Aspirin
When commencing Zocor, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Pruritus
  • Myalgia
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Hypoaesthesia Oral
  • Paraesthesia
  • Alopecia
  • Arthralgia
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 Paraesthesia, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Muscle Disorder, Feeling Cold, Muscle Tightness, Fatigue, Myalgia, Paraesthesia, Low Density Lipoprotein Increased

This is a Zocor side effect report of a female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: coronary artery bypass and was treated with Zocor (dosage: 80mg Once At Night) starting Jun 25, 2009. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Muscle Disorder
  • Feeling Cold
  • Muscle Tightness
  • Fatigue
  • Myalgia
  • Paraesthesia
  • Low Density Lipoprotein Increased
This opens a possibility that Zocor could cause Paraesthesia and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Paraesthesia, Hypoaesthesia, Neuropathy Peripheral

This Paraesthesia side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Feb 23, 2011. A female patient from UNITED STATES , 46 years of age, weighting 200.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Zocor. Patient felt the following Zocor side effects: paraesthesia, hypoaesthesia, neuropathy peripheral. Zocor dosage: 80mg 1 At Bedtime Po.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Pravastatin (40 Mg 2 At Bedtime Po)
These side effects may potentially be related to Zocor.
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Zocor Paraesthesia 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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