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yes, joint pain is a side effect of statins
it is not as common as the muscle pain
but it can happen
it is called arthralgia
You can read about it here
It is totally up to you if you want to stop the medication
in some cases it gets better over time
in others, you need to stop the medication
some people cannot take statins for these reasons
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Yes, I did.
It does NOT contain gluten
Thank you for that information. My doctor didn't find that it did, but it is sure acting like that.
I hope that I provided you with excellent service? :-)?
Yes. It has given me something to talk to my doctor about. Thank you.
you are welcome :-)