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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of lovastatin oral.

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Condition: High Cholesterol
12/2/2007 11:36:54 AM

Reviewer: palmtree3, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After 2 hours I got very sick like the flu and a migrane headache that I had to go to bed and this is the second day after and my stomach still gets sharp pains when I drink hot tea. I already take Prilosec by Doctors orders and I also Take Verapmil, I want to know if the Lovastatin and Verapmil does not mix well. I am going to talk with my MD.

Condition: High Cholesterol
11/22/2007 9:01:35 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This medication has substantially reduced my cholesterol. I have experienced no side effects.

Condition: High Cholesterol
11/6/2007 10:38:54 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After about a month; severe muscle cramps/aches, severe fatigue, and sore body. Quit taking and slowing starting to feel better after 3 months.

Condition: High Cholesterol
11/2/2007 9:44:22 PM

Reviewer: Mark, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Started One 10MG pill first 3 days, then, a half pill (5MG) next 3days. I then liver issues. severe muscle pain, Urinary Tract Infection, etc.

Condition: High Cholesterol
10/29/2007 12:27:25 AM

Reviewer: billtjr50, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Made me feel weak and took away my energy.

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