Up to 40 percent of their patients either stop taking them or they refuse to take them in the first place!
I’m not surprised. Statins carry a host of side effects
, including gastrointestinal problems, headache, dizziness, fatigue, rash and sleep disturbances. More serious side effects include muscle weakness, myopathy, nerve damage, liver damage and rhabdomyolysis – the breakdown of muscle tissue that can lead to potentially fatal kidney failure.