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

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Condition: High Cholesterol
3/27/2008 9:22:48 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
muscle pain in legs

Condition: High Cholesterol
3/26/2008 9:26:21 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I've developed a rash when used with suntan lotion

Condition: High Cholesterol
3/23/2008 4:52:15 PM

Reviewer: 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: 1

Comment:
I have been on Zocor almost 2 years. Cholesterol numbers are good. Side effects are pain in right shoulder, left arm and muscle cramps in legs and feet. Waking up at night and not able to go back to sleep. I have to make myself do my house work and walk for exercise. I will talk to my Doctor about this at the next visit.

Condition: High Cholesterol
3/22/2008 11:47:58 AM

Reviewer: Don't remember, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on Zocor for 6 wks. and I thought I was losing my mind, I started hurting in my hips and joints so bad I could not hardly stand up, I called my Dr. and she said I probably strained my hip and knees, I went to her and same thing, called 3 times crying with pain and she said go to the emergengy room, actuly I think she was tired of me and just thought I wanted pain pills. She put me on t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Cholesterol
3/6/2008 12:11:44 AM

Reviewer: ladybeck, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
very satified until musceles in legs became so painful could hardly stand-up and walk. Hip and knee Joints became painful.Could only sleep for a hour or so at a time. Felt like i was getting very old very fast and worried about what was happening to me. Depression set in. Started doing research and decided to stop zocor on my own. after only a week began noticing difference. after 3 weeks pain 80% ... Show Full Comment

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