Statin Drugs And Memory

New Statin Drug Guidelines Are Bad for Patients

…expensive statin medications, which cost upward of $200 a month. The only thing missing from these new guidelines is a frank discussion of the dangers of statin drugs. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requires that statin drug labels include warnings that they increase risk of liver damage, memory loss…

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Taking OTC Lipitor? Look for a Statin Alternative

…risk and, short of not taking statins, supplementing with CoQ10 is the only way to protect yourself against these damaging statin drugs side effects. Now it’s your turn: What do you think about Pfizer’s Lipitor proposal? * This Just In: High-Dose Statins Can Cause Diabetes! * New Statin Drug Labels…

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Statins and Their Side Effects

…serious (complete but temporary amnesia, permanent memory loss) to lethal (congestive heart failure, rhabdomyolysis or complete muscle breakdown). Avoid the Side Effects of Statins At my clinic, the Whitaker Wellness Institute, we never prescribe statin drugs. There are plenty of safe, natural ways to lower…

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Benefits of Bergamot

…“batteries” and antioxidant reserves. The FDA now requires manufacturers of statin drugs to warn patients that these medications are linked with type 2 diabetes, memory loss, confusion, and muscle weakness. But there’s more: Statins can also cause liver toxicity, fatigue, muscle soreness, exercise intolerance…

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Niacin: Is it Really Safe and Effective?

…taking statin drugs. The purpose of this study was to determine if extended-release niacin was a good adjunct therapy for people on statins since it has been shown to raise HDL, which is something statins cannot do. As I’ve said many times before, statins are some of the most dangerous drugs on the…

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3 Ways to Tune Up Your Mitochondria and Enhance Energy

…electron transport chain and also protects the mitochondria against free-radical damage. One of the reasons I’m so opposed to cholesterol-lowering statin drugs is that they interfere with your body’s production of CoQ10 and have disastrous effects on the heart, liver, and brain. I encourage you to embrace…

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