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    Condition: High Cholesterol
    12/6/2008 11:01:08 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have experienced head pain in the top and back of my head. I have chronic pain in back of skull which causes head pain to worsen. Lots of stomach problems, cramps, gas, frequent runs to the bathroom.

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    11/27/2008 8:52:57 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    11/26/2008 6:03:11 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I took simvastatin for 4 months. It worked great for lowering my cholesterol, but the side effects were too much. I'm a tough guy like most of you so the headaches, leg cramps and fatigue didn't stop me. Then I started to have a problem with ED. The last 2 weeks I took the drug I had zero sexual desire! The doctor told me that I was getting older "51" and may need something to h ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    11/26/2008 12:30:46 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been on a 20 mg dose for 6 days, because my doctor thought that Simvastatin would be more effective than Zetia. Zetia caused no difficulties for me and had lowered my cholesterol, just not enough to satisfy the physician. I have already experienced edema in my lower legs, increased fatigue, significant hair loss (which is rarely mentioned as a side effect), increased appetite, and numbnes ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    11/24/2008 1:45:49 AM

    Reviewer: lilblue_40886@yahoo.com, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    the medication is great it help me lower my high cholesterol

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