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Condition: High Cholesterol
4/13/2008 6:06:35 PM

Reviewer: Auntie Di, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I've been on zocor about 3 years. After my last blood test my Dr said it was no longer effective. He changed me to Crestor and for the 7 days I have been on it, i have had a terrible migraine headache and stiff neck. Not going to take it tonight and I'm calling my Dr. tomorrow.

Condition: High Cholesterol
4/11/2008 9:13:35 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I thought I was losing my mind until I read other reviews about this medication. I am45 and mt muscles and joints hurt like I am in my nineties! I wonder if there is another medication that doesn't have these same side effects. I plan to talk to my Dr. and tell him that I cannot take this I feel horrible!

Condition: High Cholesterol
4/7/2008 5:57:10 PM

Reviewer: 6eegw5, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My husband was placed on this medication for two years.In December of 2006 his cholesterol was at 247.On February 27,2007 he died of a sudden heart attack.He was 58 and a very active,trim person.

Condition: High Cholesterol
4/5/2008 9:31:34 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My father took this medication and now has debillitating pain in his muscles; swelling of the hands and feet. He's 81 years old and was able to do more things than a 60 year old. But no longer can put a coat on without help from my mom.

Condition: High Cholesterol
4/3/2008 10:45:28 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
constant muscle and joint pain along with extreme fatigue. also weight gain and I hardly eat .

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