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Do statins affect muscle growth

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Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

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 ... View answer

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Dr. Muhammed Aslam MD

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

Answered by : Dr. Muhammed Aslam ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

I have hereditary very high cholesterol and have been on various statens for many years and now on 40 MG Crestor . I am 70. I've had arthritus on an off and muscle stiffness , but lately arthritus ... View answer

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Dr.     Bhanu Partap MD

Hello, I am a 64 year old healthy male. For more then 25 years I have been taking statins for high ... low. Now over the course of these years I have had muscle aches and cramps primarily my shoulders ... View answer

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Dr.     Bhanu Partap MD

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? ... View answer

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Dr.  Mohammed Taher Ali MD

and Vit. D was low. I have been tested for almost everything related to muscle diseases except biopsy has not been done. I have not taken statin drugs for several months. I suffer from perf. neuropathy and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Som Lakhani MD

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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Som Lakhani ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Anantharamakrishnan MD

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 ... View answer

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Dr.   Mersila Qahajaj MD

Yes, thank you. I am on a statin called rosuvastatin and I am almost crippled with muscle pain .... Is there a statin tha does not have such crippling side effects. I have ceased taking the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mersila Qahajaj ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

CAN STATINS CAUSE MUSCLE ACHES WHAT CAN YOU TAKE FOR THESE SIDE EFFECTS? I HAVE HAD A HYSTERECTOMY 9 YEARS AGO BUT HAVE A PROBLEM WITH EXCESSIVE SWEATING SHOULD I BE ON ESTROGEN SUPPLEMEBNTS COULD ... View answer

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