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    Condition: High Cholesterol
    2/20/2012 2:11:15 PM

    Reviewer: srissoff@aol.com, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    started on 2mg. for 2 weeks. then to 4mg. after 10 days on 4mg. had awful body aches, flu like symptoms. been off it for 4 days now, and the body aches/weakness is not totally gone.

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    2/16/2012 12:24:37 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Took 2mg for 2 days and had extreme uncontrollable diarrhea. No cramping, etc. but no bowel control. 3rd day did not take but feel flish and extremely weak. Going to Dr in 2 days to talk with her. Hurt like a truck ran over me on all Statins, don't know what I will do. Started taking fish oil and niacin again hoping this will help. Only have had one other experience with no bowel control ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    2/9/2012 5:56:21 PM

    Reviewer: DD, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I have been taking this medication for 8 months. After going on vacation in the 7th month I experienced very bad shoulder pain, and neck pain extending in the right side of my neck, which would come and go. I have now stopped taking it and monitoring the situation to see if my neck pain will go away. This may be my last try with Statins. I had previously tried Crestor and it was not very good b ... Show Full Comment

    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

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