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

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Condition: High Cholesterol
10/29/2011 11:29:57 AM

Reviewer: 75 or over Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Muscule pain.

Condition: High Cholesterol
1/26/2012 2:39:54 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have taken this drug for over 3 mos. and my cholesterol went down 60 points and I have not had muscle pain which I had with many other statins. But, I have a constant runny nose and I am starting to see hair loss. So, I will see how this goes for now.

Condition: High Cholesterol
1/4/2012 5:21:28 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I began taking 2mg daily along with 200mg of CoQ10 at night in addition to Welchol 3.75g in the morning for high cholestrol about 6 months ago. Since both of these medications are absorbed in the stomach I was hoping for fewer side effects. Everything was fine for the first 3 months then after getting blood work done my doctor wanted to increase Livalo to 4mg since my LDL 134 was still high. Less ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Cholesterol
1/2/2012 2:06:47 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Took this med as Dr. perscribed. Day or two after taking started with a migraine that would not go away. Stopped taking med and migraine gradually went away. Thought it might be a fluke that the migraine was going to start anyway so waited a week or two and took Livalo again and the headache came on much sooner and was much worse as well. Not to mention the aches in my body were starting alrea ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Cholesterol
11/24/2011 8:56:52 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been taking Livalo for almost a year. I am now having severe pain in my neck, shoulders, arms, lower back, and my muscles ache. Will be seeing dr. next week for these problems. I have been able to take this statin longer than all of the others combined and it does work.

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