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

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328 Total User Reviews

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Condition: High Cholesterol
10/26/2008 2:42:07 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: High Cholesterol
10/12/2008 12:03:54 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have mixed blessings with taking Welchol. My cholesterol is lower but other actions/drugs could have been at play. My complaint/ problem were the painful over-sized stools. After discontinuing, normality has returned but now expect chol. levels to rise again.

Condition: High Cholesterol
10/8/2008 11:50:00 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I just started taking this drug about one month and I have had muscle pain and tiredness.

Condition: High Cholesterol
9/16/2008 2:50:47 PM

Reviewer: Mack, 55-64 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 taking for two months, cholesterol dropped 30 points. No side effect. Had been taking a statin, was miserable on it. This is easy. Take three in the morning and three at dinner time.

Condition: High Cholesterol
8/18/2008 11:21:48 PM

Reviewer: judyinnm6, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I'm 55 yrs old, been on several meds for high cholesterol all of them made my muscles hurt really bad in the legs. Last one i was on was zeita did the same thing, so dr is trying this drug now about 20 days in, i noticed tonite that my leg was starting to hurt, hope it is jus in my head, got to have the meds to help control my levels. good luck to all

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