Zocor

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Other names: Simvastatin
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Simvastatin (International Nonproprietary Name) (Zocor and generics) is a hypolipidemic agent used to control elevated choleste...
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Zocor for High Cholesterol
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Does Zocor cause Heartburn ?

Heartburn is a known side effect of Zocor
#68 in Zocor discussions - 43 posts discuss Heartburn with Zocor. Heartburn is #68 concern in Zocor discussions.
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years. I really, really hate it. I have horrible heartburn...
" ...I have always been thin (until recently) and have been on Zocor for a couple of years. I really, really hate it. I have horrible heartburn every day. The doctor told me to take Zantac... "

then bowel movements returned to normal, then the back pain...
" ...Levothyroxine for over a year before I tried Zocor and experienced the side effects mentioned. After stopping Zocor, the heartburn went away first, then bowel movements returned to normal, then th... "

8 days ago I have been experiencing lack of rigidity...
" ...heartburn I have been on 10mg of Zocor for just over 3 weeks. Since approximately 8 days ago I have been experiencing lack of rigidity... "

I started taking Zocor, 40mg, I am suddenly experiencing...
" ...taking Prilosec for 5 years for gastroensophageal reflux. Works great. No heartburn, day or night. 6 months after I started taking Zocor, 40mg, I am suddenly experiencing bad heartburn, even... "

fine. I'm on generic Zocor with no problems either....
" ...hard to know... My mother had complained of severe heartburn... a week before she passed away from a sudden \"heart attack\". Sheila had problems ...has been fine. I'm on generic Zocor wi... "

zetia better than statins i took zocor for 4 days and was a...
" ...zetia better than statins i took zocor for 4 days ...normal again and lescol for 1 day but i felt muscle pain in my traps ...give me a some heartburn but other than that it worked fine. perso... "

and nightly heartburn that lead to a very annoying cough...
" ...(Lipitor, Crestor, Zocor) for the past 5 years or so, each would help one number but not others. I noticed muscle aches and nightly heartburn that lead to a very annoying cough every night... "

months after I started taking Zocor, 40mg, I am suddenly ...
" ...Prilosec for 5 years for gastroensophageal reflux. Works great. No heartburn, day or night. 6 months after I started taking Zocor, 40mg, I am suddenly experiencing bad heartburn,... "

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my husband noticed \"I seem to be walking better\". That's...
" ...year. I started having sever heartburn after just a few ...not associate it with Zocor. I then started to ...days of the Zocor and my husband noticed \"I seem to be walking better\". That'... "

and ticlopedian i use to be on zocor but it caused to...
" ...my 53 uncle had died from a heart attack . then on ...then when i got heart burn i took anti acids and hoped the heart burn would stop when it ...and ticlopedian i use to be on zocor but it c... "

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