It is a long established fact that all drugs may cause adverse effects along with the desired effect. Even though you may not experience all the side effects, should you experience any of them while taking Simvastatin, you might need medical attention.
Some of these side effects may however not need medical attention as they will disappear as your body gets used to the drug. In addition, your doctor will be able to advise you about prevention or reduction of the side effects. Always check with your doctor regarding the side effects of Simvastatin.
For professional advice call your doctor or report the side effect of simvastatin to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
The list below is non-exhaustive and should not be considered medical advice.
Dizziness, fainting, fast or irregular heartbeat, Bladder pain, bloody or cloudy urine, blurred vision, body aches or pain, chills, cough, dark-colored urine, difficult, burning or painful urination, difficulty with breathing, difficulty with moving, dry mouth, ear congestion, fever, flushed, dry skin, frequent urge to urinate, fruit-like breath odor, headache, increased hunger, increased thirst, increased urination, joint pain, loss of consciousness, lower back or side pain, muscle cramps, spasms, or stiffness, muscular pain, tenderness, wasting, or weakness, nasal congestion, nausea, runny nose, sneezing, sore throat, stomachache, sweating, swelling, swollen joints, troubled breathing, unexplained weight loss, unusual tiredness or weakness, vomiting etc.