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Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs May Boost a Man39s Sex Life Study

12/29/2014
04:23 | Author: Nick Jenkins

Cholesterol medication side effects men
Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs May Boost a Man39s Sex Life Study

But men shouldn't take statins for that effect alone, researcher says. the cholesterol-lowering medications, which can cause side effects such.

The study will be presented Saturday at the annual meeting of the American College of Cardiology, held in Washington D.C., and published online March 29 in the Journal of Sexual Medicine.

Kostis disclosed that he has received consulting fees from several drug companies. The study is funded by the Cardiovascular Institute of New Jersey. More information.

By Randy Dotinga HealthDay Reporter.

But men shouldn't take statins for that effect alone, researcher says.

SATURDAY, March 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Anti-cholesterol drugs known as statins may help impotent men have stronger erections, a new evidence review suggests.

The new report, a "meta-analysis," examines the results of 14 studies that explored the connections between statins and erectile dysfunction.

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Statins Have Few Side Effects, But Should More People Be Taking

12/29/2014
02:14 | Author: Lauren Ross

Cholesterol medication side effects men
Statins Have Few Side Effects, But Should More People Be Taking

In the latest study investigating the side effects o statins, researchers Statins may be good for a small percentage of men, but they wreck.

The Academy defended its position, maintaining that the benefits of addressing cholesterol in children, which can lower their risk of diabetes and heart disease, outweighed the risks of the medications. Making such risk-benefit calculations about statin use for non-heart patients continues to be a work-in-progress, says Smith, but new national guidelines may help doctors to make those calculations in the coming year. “We still need to carefully define the groups that will benefit,” he says. “I think we will do a better job of that based on studies like this and others that have come out in the past few years.

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Statins and Other Lipid-lowering Medicines. Forum discussing

12/29/2014
12:29 | Author: Nick Jenkins

Cholesterol medication side effects men
Statins and Other Lipid-lowering Medicines. Forum discussing

5 hours ago really need statins? I am a healthy 49 yrs. old man and usually very active. Statins : significant under reported side effects. My husband had.

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Just wondering how many people may be out there that have ruptured tendons after taking Atorvastatin. I had an Acute Coronary syndrome with mild coronary artery disease back in January this year; I don't smoke, do plenty of exercise, drink in moderation, eat sensibly, not overweight, no hereditary disorders... derek76.

Help choosing the right treatment.

My husband had been on statins for some years and gradually his feet became numb to the point where he could not drive.

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Do Statins Cause Erectile Dysfunction? - The People39s Pharmacy

12/29/2014
02:48 | Author: David Perry

Cholesterol medication side effects men
Do Statins Cause Erectile Dysfunction? - The People39s Pharmacy

Terry Graedon February 10, 2014 Drug Side Effects 5 Comments. Q. The pain Here are some other stories from men on statins: “I have been.

Statins certainly contributed to my ED. I started taking statins (simvastatin) and over the course the next year is started getting ED and it just got worse. I started doing research and found that statins reduce cholesterol but cholesterol is something your body uses to produce testosterone and other hormones. I then stopped taking statins and my ED didn’t go away. I had my testosterone tested and it was way low so now I take bioidentical hormones (testosterone and progesterone) and I’m much better now.

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Statins The side effects 39are worse than feared39 Daily Mail Online

12/29/2014
04:45 | Author: Kayla Henderson

Cholesterol medication side effects men
Statins The side effects 39are worse than feared39 Daily Mail Online

The side effects of statins can be far worse than previously thought, which may be irreversible - is six times higher for men on statins and.

The scientists from Nottingham University stressed the benefits of statins in stopping heart disease outweigh the risks for most patients.

Statins are prescribed for six million patients at risk of heart disease, including diabetics and angina sufferers.

Figures for medium-risk men were again similar except for a higher risk of myopathy.

By Jenny Hope for the Daily Mail Updated: 04:02 EST, 21 May 2010 View comments.

They found some users are much more likely to suffer liver dysfunction, acute kidney failure, cataracts and muscle damage known as myopathy.

She added that the results were being fed into a website - www.

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