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High cholesterol. Taking statin. Body feels sore to touch

i have high cholestreol am 57yrs old i have been on statin tabs for a while my question is every part of my body is extremely sore to the touch legs arms breasts ect when i feel the skin from where the pain is it just feels like bubble rap this is the only way to describe it, i am in the most agonizing pain all of the time
Fri, 25 Oct 2013
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The statins,prescribed to lower body lipids,are not without side effects,and yourproblem may be related to the usage of statins and i feel you to consult your own Physician and stop using the drug as the drug itself is conroversial.
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