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Other names: Mevacor, Altocor, Altoprev
Method of use: Pill
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Lovastatin is a member of the drug class of statins, used for lowering cholesterol (hypolipidemic agent) in those with hypercholestero...
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Does Lovastatin cause Depression ?

#10 in Lovastatin discussions - 52 posts discuss Depression with Lovastatin. Depression is #10 concern in Lovastatin discussions.
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www.mdjunction.com
for the chol. I take lovastatin and it is on that list....
" ...I am so sorry your depression has taken a turn for ...for the chol. I take lovastatin and it is on that ...is all there is to it. Yes when our depression worsens we have to put the health sit... "

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www.eunuch.org
depression, myopathy, depression and nerve damage....
" ...of them have impotence or decrease in libido listed. Some also cause \"man boobs\", depression, myopathy, depression and nerve damage. ...a recommendation to double lovastatin anf gemfibrozil. ... "

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ctf.org
to want to pick up lovastatin. They probably don't have it...
" ...to want to pick up lovastatin. They probably don't have it ...drugs out there - and lovastatin is old news. But, a ...will go into a deep depression. Whenever I watch Maddy struggle,... "

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www.remedyspot.com
in Asia for a very long time. I noticed no side effects...
" ...a symptom of depression. Having just ...did with diet, niacin, guggul, etc. I ...amount of natural lovastatin, and has been used in Asia for a very long time. I noticed no side effect... "

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www.bluepeople.com
attenuates effects of cyclosporine A on tight junctions...
" Lovastatin attenuates effects of cyclosporine A ...CsA was abolished by lovastatin. Scanning ion conductance microscopy ...near tight junctions. In contrast, lovastatin eliminated the protrusion... "

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attenuates effects of cyclosporine A on tight junctions...
" Lovastatin attenuates effects of cyclosporine A ...CsA was abolished by lovastatin. Scanning ion conductance microscopy ...near tight junctions. In contrast, lovastatin eliminated the protrusion... "

might be linked to your medication. Sertraline can cause...
" ...depression and wonder if that could be a factor. I am not a pleasant person to be around, especially at work. My co-workers know I have a problem and I am so embarrassed. I know gas is natural, bu... "

I have that shoulder pains, lower back pains, memory loss...
" ...lovastatin about a year or more ago. I have found my self as others starting to think I am really geting old. I used to walk for my half hour with no problems. Now often my legs feel so tired I ca... "

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dr-bob.org
and others, like lovastatin. This would be...
" ...Psychotropics, and others, like lovastatin. This would ...I think I feel rather depressed, I'll take MARPLAN OTC. (just an illustration). Now lovastatin (Mevacor) could become Mevacor OTC,... "

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Whenever I would start to feel down, I would go for a...
" ...on my desk at work. Whenever I would start to feel down, I would go for a \"lovastatin\" fix. I would start searching ...be able to participate in) and lovastatin does work for kids with... "

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