Lipitor/Statin's effect on the muscles- myalgia
and memory is well documented by users. One remedy could be to use Coenzyme Q10
at appropriate dose. If you see the internet blogs, many users of statin has complained about the same. Talk to your cardiologist about the problems and possible remedy.
I am on Ecosprin
AV 75 having 10 mg of atorvastatin
. I have problems in swallowing even gulp of water leave alone medicines. As the med. is necessary for reduction of LDL
, I am using Coenzyme Q10 200 mg in two divided Dosage. Medicine is quite costly but gives much relief from the problem. Check up internet on Statin induced myalgia and COQ10 to read further.