Cholesterol What are the Main Side Effects of Cholesterol Lowering Drugs? Share Pin Email Cholesterol Medications Prescription Medications Statin Drugs Basics Natural Treatments Diet and Meal Plans Types Getting Tested Related Conditions Exercise and Cholesterol Updated April 06, 2016 All drugs have side effects especially for lowering cholesterol. You can learn more about the symptoms and see which drugs are right for you to lower cholesterol in this video. Up Next Up Next Video Statin Side Effects Up Next Video What is a Statin? Up Next Video What is the Link between Cholesterol and Diabetes? Up Next Video Is There Medicine for High Cholesterol?