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Condition: High Cholesterol
9/9/2013 12:49:30 PM

Reviewer: Riching, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Loss of memory, confusion, couldn't follow in-structions about simple things. Was a different person in every aspect. Went off of it for two days and memory has improved, but some confusion remains. Had taken for 6 months and got worse with the symtoms listed. continually during that time.

Condition: High Cholesterol
6/18/2013 6:11:15 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My cholesterol level has dropped but I feel that my memory has got a lot worse than when on Lipitor for years

Condition: High Cholesterol
3/4/2012 5:16:39 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I just got rejected by my drug company. They want me to try a generic brand of cholesterol reducing medicine. There is no generic for Crestor. This has worked for me. I don't want to change because of the possible side effects from using other drugs. I have not had any side effects using Crestor. So in other words, if it ain't broke, don't fix it. The drug companies need to leave us al ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Cholesterol
2/12/2011 3:15:13 AM

Reviewer: ramon, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
it has lowered my cholestrol but no effect on my triglycerides

Condition: High Cholesterol
12/10/2010 1:17:05 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
One week in taking at bedtime. Feeling a little headachy, dizzy and general malaise. I may try Red Yeast Rice, but I will give this a try for at least a 30 days to see if lowers LDL 200, ups HDL 59.

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