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    Condition: High Cholesterol
    2/18/2009 4:09:57 AM

    Reviewer: Josie, 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:
    three days into 20mg daily dose, already experiencing nightmares, insomnia, also shoulder pain and neck stiffness, moved to this tablet from Simvastatin that gave me joint problems. Considering stopping this drug already having read many of the reviews of similar side effects.

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    2/7/2009 9:24:19 AM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    1/24/2009 12:25:10 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    lowered my good and raised my bad

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    1/19/2009 4:29:03 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Too many side effects. Aching-muscular and joint. It feels like I have an increase in painful arthritis. Same thing happened with simvastatin

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    12/30/2008 4:11:55 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Worked great on my cholesterol, but nearly did me in. Side effects slipped up on me, at first I just thought I was getting mild arthritis, but the pain just kept getting worse until I hurt all day and all night. Talked to my doctor and have stopped taking. I Will Not Take This Medication Again!

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