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Is coreg a statin?

No, coreg (carvedilol) is a betablocant drug. It has no effect on cholesterol. Statins are Lipitor (atorvastatin), Crestor (rosuvastatin), Pravachol (pravastatin), Zocor (simv (MORE)

Do statins cause hair loss?

  Statins do cause hair loss. I called Phizer that makes Lipitor and they confirmed it. I now take Pravachol and called that company and they also confirmed it. They say t (MORE)
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Are statins dangerous?

Like many drugs, statins are both potentially life-saving and potentially dangerous - due to the fact that some individuals develop increased liver enzymes (and liver damage w (MORE)

What are statins for?

They are taken to lower the cholesterol the body, aimed at people at risk of or have arterial and heart diseases.
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What is the side effect of Statin?

The more known side effects of Statin are liver and muscle pain and damage. Lesser known side effects are digestive problems, rash or flushing, increased sugar or type 2 diabe (MORE)
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Is lisonopril a statin drug?

No, lisinopril is not a statin-type medication. It is a type of medication called ACE (angiotensin converting enzyme) inhibitor. It is used to prevent the conversion of angiot (MORE)