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Study Supports Link Between Statins and Muscle Pain and Weakness
A recent study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal further supports the well-known association between "statins" and muscle pain and weakness. Statins are cholesterol-lowering medications that include atorvastatin (Lipitor), fluvastatin (Lescol), lovastatin (Mevacor), pravastatin (Pravachol), rosuvastatin (Crestor), and simvastatin (Zocor). For more information please visit: http://www.cmaj.ca/cgi/content/full/181/1-2/E11
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Study Supports Link Between Statins and Muscle Pain and Weakness
A recent study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal further supports the well-known association between "statins" and muscle pain and weakness. Statins are cholesterol-lowering medications that include atorvastatin (Lipitor), fluvastatin (Lescol), lovastatin (Mevacor), pravastatin (Pravachol), rosuvastatin (Crestor), and simvastatin (Zocor). For more information please visit: http://www.cmaj.ca/cgi/content/full/181/1-2/E11
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Date Published Title Drug Source
2009-08-28 Study Supports Link Between Statins and Muscle Pain and Weakness Atorvastatin MediGuard CRT
2009-08-28 Study Supports Link Between Statins and Muscle Pain and Weakness Fluvastatin MediGuard CRT
2009-08-28 Study Supports Link Between Statins and Muscle Pain and Weakness Lovastatin MediGuard CRT
2009-08-28 Study Supports Link Between Statins and Muscle Pain and Weakness Pravastatin MediGuard CRT
2009-08-28 Study Supports Link Between Statins and Muscle Pain and Weakness Rosuvastatin MediGuard CRT
2009-08-28 Study Supports Link Between Statins and Muscle Pain and Weakness Simvastatin MediGuard CRT
2009-08-28 Study Supports Link Between Statins and Muscle Pain and Weakness Niacin and Simvastatin MediGuard CRT
2009-08-28 Study Supports Link Between Statins and Muscle Pain and Weakness Atorvastatin and Amlodipine MediGuard CRT
2009-08-28 Warning About Serious Skin Reactions with Use of Intelence Etravirine Manufacturer
2009-08-28 Updated Prescribing Information Available Montelukast FDA
2009-08-28 Updated Prescribing Information Available Zileuton FDA
2009-08-28 Updated Prescribing Information Available Zafirlukast FDA
2009-08-27 Reminder Alert: Three Lots of Levemir Insulin Reported Stolen Insulin Detemir FDA
2009-08-27 Tamsulosin (Flomax) Linked to Serious Eye Complications Following Cataract Surgery Tamsulosin MediGuard CRT
2009-08-27 Two Recent Studies Support Safety Concerns of Erythropoiesis Stimulating Agent Use in Cancer Patient Epoetin Alfa MediGuard CRT
2009-08-27 Two Recent Studies Support Safety Concerns of Erythropoiesis Stimulating Agent Use in Cancer Patient Darbepoetin Alfa MediGuard CRT
2009-08-27 Donepezil (Aricept) Linked to Increased Risk of Fainting and Low Heart Rate Donepezil MediGuard CRT
2009-08-27 Galantamine (Razadyne) Linked to Increased Risk of Fainting and Low Heart Rate Galantamine MediGuard CRT
2009-08-26 Recall of Two lots of Accusure Insulin Syringes Insulin FDA
2009-08-26 Recall of Two Lots of Accusure Insulin Syringes Insulin Glargine FDA
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