Cholesterol Medications Statin Drugs Statin Side Effects Share Pin Email More in Cholesterol Medications Statin Drugs Prescription Medications Basics Natural Treatments Diet and Meal Plans Types Getting Tested Related Conditions Exercise and Cholesterol Updated May 27, 2016 Statin medication can have side effects. Some of these side effects can be less or more serious than others. Learn more about statin side effects in this video. Up Next Up Next Video What are the Symptoms of High Cholesterol? Up Next Video What are Triglycerides? Up Next Video What Causes High Cholesterol? Up Next Video What is the link between family history and high cholesterol?