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    Condition: High Cholesterol
    4/2/2008 7:29:28 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    hello this drug has helped me a great deal iam very pleased with the results thank you.

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    3/30/2008 11:19:48 PM

    Reviewer: obiwan48, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I took 10 mg Litptor for 3 years. Results were excellent. Overall cholesterol dropped from 260 down to 115, LDL 187 to 98, HDL 53 to 65 within first year. However, after year 3, chronic weakness and pain in legs developed and had to quit. Within 3 months of stopping strenght in legs returned to about 90%. I've tried vytorin, zocor thus far, but leg pain comes back after a few weeks. I ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    3/30/2008 9:12:56 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    only side effect so far is burning urine,have not got test back so don;t know if my bad cholesterol has lowered yet.

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    3/26/2008 10:17:51 PM

    Reviewer: RN, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Within weeks I had weakness in my legs and numbness in my heels. I stopped the drug and was better inside of two weeks. Now I take Advicor with no side effects. There are lots of choices for lowering cholesterol.

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    3/26/2008 3:59:09 PM

    Reviewer: on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I took this medication for about 4-5 months. My muscles hurt so bad, it felt like they were going to explode. I called my doctor and told her I was not taking it any longer. She put me on Zetia, and the pain in muscles went away. Some people cannot take statin drugs such as lipitor. Watch the symptoms, I thought it was arthritis for long time, pain was awful and I slept a lot.

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