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Statin drugs and side effects
An_251485 posted:
I was on Lovastatin years ago and I could hardly get out of bed. The muscle aches were horrible and I felt like a woman in her 80's and I was in my early 60's. My Dr. figured it out and took me off the statin drugs slowly. It took 9 months but now I'm ache free. I take Red Yeast rice, Niacin and fish oil and it keeps my cholesterol down. I hope this can help someone else
iride6606 responded:
Sounds like you made a good choice but it's odd you don't have some issues still as red yeast rice is a natural statin with the same chemical compound and works the same way. Perhaps it wasn't the statin after all so watch for a relapse.

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