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    Condition: High Cholesterol
    2/2/2009 5:12:22 PM

    Reviewer: kigkid2160, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    other than constipation it has been wonderful.it has lower my cholesterol,andalso my suger level. Imean really lower my suger,sometimes it is to low ,mostly in the morning.

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    1/19/2009 7:23:50 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My Dr added Welchol to my Zetia to "kick it up a notch". First it was 4 pills daily and then 6. My cholesterol dropped a few points but the triglycerides (sp) were up 20 points... and this is after I gave up all alcohol. I have stopped taking both meds because of the side effects. The constipation, muscle weakness, weight gain, joint pain. I have had to take cordisone shots in my knee ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    1/8/2009 8:08:50 PM

    Reviewer: Lexi's Grammy, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I am a 57 year old female. For the past few years I have been taking 3 pills at nite. I have been suffering from intestinal spasms for the past 2 years and have had a battery of tests twice, with negative results. In the past 6 months I have gone from 3 to 6 pills per day, and have now had stomach pains to go along with the spasms. I just completed the second round of tests. I have just found ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    1/7/2009 10:16:17 AM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    After years on Vytorin developed allergic reaction and now can’t tolerate any statin. Back to taking Zeita with minimal side effects. Dr. added this drug to get LDL lower but had same side effects as statin in one day. Stopped taking.

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    12/23/2008 11:09:13 AM

    Reviewer: rscapone, 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Although this does lower your cholesterol. I can't handle the severe constipation. It has gone as far as leaving me with an inability to prodice a bowel movement all together. This is a nightmare, I am discontinuing use at once.

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