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Do statins affect fingernails

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Dear Magic Doctor, I have a question about Statins. I started taking a 25 mg statin( Crestor ... health. I would like to know if a statin can effect sexual function and libido. I have been having ...

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Hi. I have been given statin 40mg to take. Are there any sideaffects to these tablets? Or what are the common affects? ...

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one dr has increased my statin dosage to 40mg, another dr says that the statins have shown no affect on the blockage in my catoro.id (SP?) arteries. what is going on? ...

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Hi Doctor, I have an issue with a finger, there is pus formation near the finger nail with swelling and pain. I have attached the image. I have been applying soframycin to the affected area. Please advice ...

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Do Statins, or any of the other drugs I take,affect finger nails? My nails are lifting, white, brittle and painful.I have been treated twice for a supposed fungal infection but there is no improvement ...

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How could Livalo affect my fingernails? I have three that look like they have the beginning of fungus. Never had this problem before in my life. I am 62. Had this approx 3 months ago. stopped meds ...

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I had a recent echocardiogram and v ejection fraction of 32%. I have been on a statin medication for a number of years and read that these medications could affect LV function. I sustained an MI in 1991 ...

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Hi, I ve been on statins over 20 yrs and have developed hip, buttock, thigh, calf stiffness, tightness and some pain more so at night as I m sleeping....can statins over time have contributed to this ...

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an additional drug to the statin I was already taking, Ezetimibe 10MG, and I am wondering if the combination of the two cholesterol drugs isn t affecting my iron. ...

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tomorrow and i know she is going to prescribe a nother statin and blood pressure meds.........question is, what is the best statin with least amount of side affects, will i even be able to take them? ...

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taking Statins for the past 3- 4years, with lots of side effects, not sleeping, itchy & dry scalp, & Hair loss.memory loss,concentration badly affected. energy loss, Iv taken a break from Statins to give my ...

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statins in January, 2012, due to severe side affects. Last week cholesterol tested 201, LDL 141, glucose 79, HDL 40, trig 98. I am sure doctor will want me to go back on a statin but I don t want to due ...

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Greetings doctor, I have been biting my fingernails (Including the skin surrounding it) for more than 15 years and I am unable to stop it...What concern me the most is that there is a HIV positive ...

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Lately, I notice that my fingernails are growing with grooves in them. I take 1200 mg of Gabapentin and 100 mg of Tramadol daily along with a low dose aspirin. I know that any change in the fingernails can ...

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My problem is with fingernails. My thumbnails are extremely strong but on the four fingers of each ... to anything that the other nails are so why can I grow thumb nails but not fingernails. This has only been ...

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No atacand is a blood pressure medication called candesartan

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doctor1 MD

hi some changes on the nails and nail beds indicate some internal disease and internal problems. usually horizontal ridges on nail indicate past history of malnutrition.pale nails indicate anemia.clubbing of nails indicate synotic heart diseases and chronic lung disease.yellow nails indicate jaundice liver disease