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    Condition: High Cholesterol
    9/10/2008 9:39:41 PM

    Reviewer: southerngirl, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    my husband takes it and complains of fatigue (every day) and back aches and being stiff. Plus, his personality has changed. I would prefer he not take it. He may not live as long, but it would certainly be more pleasant!!

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    8/22/2008 1:45:54 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    This is the second cholesterol med I have been on and both have terrible side effects. I have been taking this for 2 weeks now and I have severe headaches, muscle aches, chest aches, lower back achs just about every inch of my body aches. I quit yesterday and will not subject my body to any more! What good is low cholesterol when I can't walk, dance do anything without being in pain. END OF ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    8/20/2008 9:55:00 PM

    Reviewer: jsanders56@live.com, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    7/24/2008 8:29:59 AM

    Reviewer: enandrew18, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been taking this medication for years. At one point due to insurance pressure, my doctor switch me to Lipitor which I took for several years which resulted in severe muscle pain. My cardiologist switched me back to Pravastine and the muscle problem was greatly reduced.

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    7/19/2008 6:57:55 PM

    Reviewer: djm, 55-64 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 developed pain in my chest radiating up my jaws much like heart attack symtoms. Ended up in ER then a stress test which proved my heart was excellant. I discontinued with Doctor's approval. No more pain. It's taken over two months for the jaw pain to moderate.

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