Plantar fasciitis is found among people who take Zocor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Neurontin, and have Hypercalcaemia . We study 59,635 people who have side effects while taking Zocor from FDA and social media. Among them, 85 have Plantar fasciitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Plantar fasciitis and more.
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Zocor has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Zocor 60,517 users)
Plantar fasciitis (painful inflammatory process of the plantar fascia) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, rashes, paraesthesia, hypersensitivity, high blood pressure (latest reports from 1,789 Plantar fasciitis patients).
On Jul, 28, 2016
59,635 people reported to have side effects when taking Zocor.
Among them, 85 people (0.14%) have Plantar Fasciitis
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Since taking Pravastatin I have had plantars fascitis in my left foot and now it seems to be happening in my right one also. I also have had terrible leg pains and heaviness in my legs. Has anyone else had similar issues?
I was on a cholesterol medicine for 15 years and my doctor changed my medicine and within of 2 weeks I had plantar fasciitis. Has anyone experienced this. I have been getting cortisone shoots in my heels and my feet hurt all the time.
Hello, my name is Angie. I am 56 years old and just recently been diagnosed with osteopenia. Last summer I was also diagnosed with plantar fasciitis in my right foot. This past winter I had to have another shot of cortisone in my right foot and a shot in my left foot. I've worked in a school for ...
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