Statins Might Not Cause Aching Muscles, But Diabetes Risk Is Real, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Study

Published: Mar 17, 2014

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People taking cholesterol-lowering statins often report having muscle pain and other side effects. Many quit taking the pills as a result.

But the statins aren't to blame, according to an analysis that found muscle problems no more likely with statins than with a placebo pill.

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