A side effect of statins
Muscle pain, tenderness, tenderness, weak and feeble, in the frail, emaciated, patients with renal insufficiency are easy to see, with some drugs in combination, will increase the risk of occurrence. This is usually a short one, in 1 to head start of treatment 3 months, mainly is the increased alanine aminotransferase, most will return to normal. The performance for the poor elevated, elevated fasting glucose levels, glycosylated hemoglobin level of new onset diabetes, glycemic control. Therefore, long-term use of statins in patients should pay attention to whether they appear without the incentive of sore muscle weakness, dry mouth polydipsia performance, at the same time should periodically check the creatine kinase enzyme, liver enzymes and fasting blood glucose, find a general three months. The use of statins in patients with the most complicated with coronary heart disease, arrhythmia, they might be taking amiodarone, Vera Pammy, diltiazem and other drugs, and metabolic pathways of these drugs and some statins metabolized in the liver is the same, may increase adverse effects of statins, and even cause serious adverse reactions: striated muscle dissolved. Some drugs, such as itraconazole, ketoconazole, erythromycin, clarithromycin, telithromycin, nefazodone, gefitinib Betsey, cyclosporine, danazol, will interact with statins. Therefore, in the opening of statins, must inform the doctor are taking various drugs.