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. Gastrointestinal
- Nausea, flatulence, distortion of the sense of taste, abdominal pain, diarrhea, constipation. Eye
- Lens opacities, blurring of vision. Metabolic
- Serum transaminases and CPK elevations. ♦ Musculoskeletal
- Muscle pain, muscle weakness and Immune-Mediated Necrotizing Myopathy (IMNM). Miscellaneous
- Heartburn, hypersensitivity, sexual dysfunction, and upper respiratory symptoms.
Other Precautions :
*Avoid changing the dose without doctor's advice.