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RE: [IPk] Re: Statins



Excellent. Good to hear. Thanks for sharing that.
Seos


>From: email @ redacted
>Reply-To: email @ redacted
>To: email @ redacted
>Subject: [IPk] Re: Statins
>Date: Tue, 18 Jul 2006 22:06:55 EDT
>
>Just another word of caution about statins.
>
>A couple of years ago my GP prescribed Atorvastatin for me as my  
>cholesterol
>was high. I have diabetes because my pancreas was removed, due to  chronic
>pancreatitis. Taking Atorvastatin caused 'pancreatitis-like' symptoms,  and
>  upset my liver function tests. Once i stopped taking it, everything 
>returned to
>  normal. Since then i have been more watchful of the amount of fat i am 
>eating,
>and my cholesterol levels have stayed within normal range.
>
>Just something else for people to be aware of.
>
>Sue.
>.

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