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

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Condition: High Cholesterol
11/5/2010 4:24:44 AM

Reviewer: PAM, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
HAVE ONLY TAKEN THE MEDICINE FOR A FEW DAYS, ALREADY HAVING MUSCLE CRAMPS AND THE HEADACHES HAVE STARTED. HEADACHE IS CONSTANT. WILL NOT BE ABLE TO TOLERATE THIS MEDICATION. SEEMS TO BE THE SAME AS WITH THE OTHER 5 OR 6 STATINS I'VE TRIED.

Condition: High Cholesterol
11/3/2010 12:30:38 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have only been on this medicine for one week. So far so good. I had to stop taking the last 3 meds after one week or less. I have had a little head ache since taking this med, not big enough to take anything but it is constant. Anyone else have a similar problem?

Condition: High Cholesterol
11/2/2010 12:24:26 PM

Reviewer: jalapenos, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Well, had to stop taking medication. Made my legs ache. The pain I had with other medication(s) was my upper/arm limbs and this medication bothers my lower limbs. Can't win for losing.

Condition: High Cholesterol
10/29/2010 4:20:03 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have taken 6 other medications for high cholesterol had muscle pain and weakness with all of them. I have been on the Livalo little over 2 months and have had no muscle problems and my total LDL went down 36 points HDL came up 2 points triglycerides down 24 ponts. So far I'm very satisfied with this medication.

Condition: High Cholesterol
9/16/2010 9:12:13 AM

Reviewer: jalapenos, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
So far so good; had arm/bone/muscle aches with two other medications. Take before going to bed.

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