Read the side effects of Simvastatin as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Central Nervous System
Headache, dizziness, sleeplessness, depression.
Nausea, flatulence, distortion of the sense of taste, abdominal pain, diarrhea, constipation.
Lens opacities, blurring of vision.
Serum transaminases and CPK elevations.
Muscle pain, muscle weakness and Immune-Mediated Necrotizing Myopathy (IMNM).
Heartburn, hypersensitivity, sexual dysfunction, and upper respiratory symptoms.
Other Precautions :
*Avoid changing the dose with out doctor's advice.