Review about Simvastatin

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9/10/2017 | | 59moderated by Philip
Simvastatin (10 mg) for high cholesterol

Even in small doses simvastatin is poisonous for me! Started on 40 mg on the doctor's advice. After a few weeks: muscle pain in strange places: feet, shoulders, mostly neck pain. By the evenings I couldn't turn or raise my head, paired with bad pain. So I stopped this medicine. Bought 10 mg simvastatin later when I was abroad and tried that out. 10 mg is 'only 25% of 40mg so I shouldn't have any problems with it'. But after 3 months exactly the same symptoms. So I stopped and I'm never taking this evil again.

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