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NICE statins plan is 'unsustainable' for GPs, says BMA official response


The side effects of statins are crippling. I tried stopping them for a week and pains vanished, back on them two days and the agonising pain returned. Did the same again to be sure, same result! Whilst they may have benefits, folk need to be aware of the negative side of using theses drugs. I couldn't stand, certainly no chance of walking, the muscle cramps like pains were more than I could tolerate although I consider myself to have quite a high pain level. I take take 300 mg aspirin per day and so far, no problems!

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04 Apr 2014

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