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Anybody taking vytorin (ezetimibe and simvastatin) 10/20 notice any side effects?

Muscle aches. Vytorin (ezetimibe and simvastatin) combines Zetia with simvastatin, and the most likely side effects would be muscle ache from the statin component. This is not common at a low dose, but can occur. Rarely, people complain of vague fuzziness of thinking. Read more...

I quit taking vytorin (ezetimibe and simvastatin) due too difficult he sleeping. I stopped it 8 days ago how long will it take for it to get out of my system so I can sleep again?

Few days, ? Response. Vytorin (ezetimibe and simvastatin) has 2 active ingredients. Assuming normal heart, liver & kidney function, the elimination half-life (time for blood concentrations to halve) for Simvastatin is <2 hrs & ezetimibe ~22 hrs. Generally, about 5 half-lives (i.e. 5 x 0.5) is enough that little to no biologic activity persists. However, sleepiness was not a side effect found in clinical trials: consider other possible causes. Read more...

Was bald 9 months ago started taking vytorin (ezetimibe and simvastatin) 10/40. 95% regrowth now. What part of vytorin (ezetimibe and simvastatin) is helping to modulate my immunity?

None of it. Vytorin (ezetimibe and simvastatin) is lowering your cholesterol. As with all things, everyone responds differently. Moreover, baldness is generally due to genetics, not immunity (with exceptions, of course). This would seem to fall into the category of not looking a gift-horse in the mouth. Enjoy the new locks! :-). Read more...
None. Vytorin (ezetimibe and simvastatin) is a combination of 2 drugs for cholesterol lowering ( Zetia and simvastatin).Neither of them modulate immunity but Zetia removes lipids from small intestine and Simvastatin works through liver. In combination their effect is more powerful than each drug alone! so far no effect on hair growth or immunity . It may be an coincidence . Read more...
No part. If vytorin (ezetimibe and simvastatin) could regrow hair, they would double the price and seek fda approval. Something else is going on with the hair growth. Read more...

How do you treat depression from taking vytorin (ezetimibe and simvastatin) and/or uniretic?

Cause of depression? Depression is not a typical side effect of either medication. You need to see a practitioner who knows how to evaluate and treat depression. If it is then felt that the meds are playing a role, which sounds doubtful, then replacement meds should be considered. Read more...

Why am I experiencing depression from taking vytorin (ezetimibe and simvastatin) and/or uniretic?

Vytorin (ezetimibe and simvastatin) & depression. Vytorin, (ezetimibe and simvastatin) aka simvistatin is a cholesterol lowering drug. Cholesterol is a building block of all "steroid" hormones in the body. If steroid hormones such as progesterone, estrogen and testosterone are decreased, depression will ensue. Cholesterol is also vital in neurotransmitter transmission in the brain. Lastly, statins block coq10 necessary for the production of ATP (energy) in the brain, . Read more...
Probably not, but... I looked into the side effects of vytorin (ezetimibe and simvastatin) online, but failed to notice its specific relation with depression. For your reference, welcome to http://www.Drugs.Com/sfx/vytorin (ezetimibe and simvastatin)-side-effects.Html. Best wish... Read more...

How effective is Vytorin (ezetimibe and simvastatin)?

Simva: low dose only. Vytorin is Simvastin&ezetimibe. Both lower cholesterol. Simva beleived to reduce atherosclerosis by many mechanisms includ lowering Cholest & anti-inflam effect on vessels. Ezetimide, lowers cholesterol but unclear if it protects against atheroscl. Data not comp. clear & Simvastin Generic, unclear another study will occur. Lipitor (atorvastatin) is also generic & evid exists that it is safer from Rhabdomyolysis. Read more...