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

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Condition: High Cholesterol
6/12/2008 2:27:42 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had severe back pain between my shoulders. I stayed on this for 7 months and pain kept getting worse. Cholesterol down some, but still high. I stopped taking this, & within 3 days-no pain!!

Condition: High Cholesterol
3/26/2008 3:36:32 PM

Reviewer: antsy, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Seems to cause heartburn. I also take Rowasa. Exercise. It lowers the cholesterol but the heartburn scares me.

Condition: High Cholesterol
2/24/2008 7:52:24 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: High Cholesterol
2/12/2008 4:43:00 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My doctor took me off Zeita, after about 3 weeks on Welchol my joints ache just like statins. Plus this drug is very expensive for a senior citizen.

Condition: High Cholesterol
1/19/2008 12:17:58 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I just switched from Zetia and am allergic to crestor, I was wondering about the side effects? Are there any that anyone else is seeing?

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