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    Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
    1/6/2012 7:01:26 PM

    Reviewer: Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

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    Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
    11/14/2011 3:28:58 AM

    Reviewer: tigger, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Having been switched from Tricor to Trilipix by my insurer, almost to the day of starting Trilipix I started having upper thigh muscular-type pain. It is aggravating when walking up stairs, but more so when descending. I switched back to Tricor less than a year after starting Trilipix and the pain has lessened but is about 75% still there. I suppose that I will have to live with this for the re ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
    10/3/2011 11:02:16 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Been on medicine for 5 wks, tri went from 636 to 215, overall cholesterol with in five points now. No problems swollowing, no pains. Long term, I hope this pill is my answer. My pharmacy has told me there is a generic "senosibrate 134mg", you may want to look into this, more cost effective.

    Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
    8/13/2011 3:47:26 PM

    Reviewer: Love2Dance, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been taking Lipitor (Atorvastatin) for over 5 years keeping my total cholestrol around 210. I exercise regularly and my HDL is 66 and LDL 105. But my triglycerides have remained high @ 275. I was getting hassled at work with our wellness program so I asked my doctor to try me on Trilipix. After 3 months my Triglycerides are now normal and my total cholesterol is 190 (the lowest it has e ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
    6/11/2011 8:02:07 PM

    Reviewer: refused, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I took Trilipix for exactly one year. The last 3 months on it I had such severe upper leg pain that I could no longer enjoy my daily walks. Also had chest pains & acid reflux. Leg pain went away 3 days after stopping med. I will not take this again.

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