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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Lopid Oral.

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Condition: High Amount of Triglyceride in the Blood
4/11/2012 3:28:56 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been taking Lopid for more than 2 years and have not experienced any adverse side effects. I usually take before bed and when I wake up. Triclycerides have dropped and remain manageable.

Condition: High Amount of Triglyceride in the Blood
12/14/2011 12:21:35 PM

Reviewer: carmen ibarra, 45-54 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:

Condition: High Amount of Triglyceride in the Blood
7/30/2011 12:08:06 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I started taking this for high cholesterol and because the newer market meds were too expensive. I also take fish oil supplements. Taking Lopid 30 minutes before eating is impossible unless I want to endure the worst acid-reflux imaginable. Have to take it with food. Had recent blood test and levels are still in high range.

Condition: High Amount of Triglyceride in the Blood
6/8/2011 3:25:39 PM

Reviewer: tana, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I only too 1/2 of a tablet and have experienced 2 episodes of extreme muscle and joint pain. Is this going to go away? This is extremely painful and takes at least 3 days to abate.

Condition: High Amount of Triglyceride in the Blood
5/24/2011 9:33:35 PM

Reviewer: live4him, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on this medication for three weeks and I have has severe abdominal pain, chest pain, insomnia, migranes and now memory problems. I thought it was just stress, but I am forgetting songs I knew by heart and simple words I cant even spell correctly. Very scary. I will not take another pill after seeing all the side effects are related to this medication. I will stick to the high triglycer ... Show Full Comment

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