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A 29-year-old member asked:

Is it common to develop joint pains in the ankles, knees, and elbows after taking statins for 2 years or more?

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Dr. Alan Wittenberg
Podiatry 54 years experience
Yes: This is one of the side effects of statins- check with your physician to try a different cholesterol medication.
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