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Condition: High Cholesterol
1/5/2009 9:52:44 AM

Reviewer: Nanciee, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I noticed the pain problems a couple of weeks after taking Crestor.The worse pain is on my left shoulder and all the way down to my fingers, all my joints and kidneys hurst pretty bad too. I've been taking this for about 2 months, I'll stop today and call my doctor. I figured this was the medication that was making me hurt, because the only other one I take is synthroid and I've never ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Cholesterol
12/31/2008 3:13:31 PM

Reviewer: archeo17, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had intense pain and aches in my knee joints and calf muscles after two days. It felt like someone was sitting on my lower legs - there was no comforatble position while standing or sitting - or lying in bed. I immediately stopped taking this pill; side effects continued for a little more than 2 days before the pian was gone.

Condition: High Cholesterol
12/22/2008 7:32:39 PM

Reviewer: joboo3441, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I started taking Crestor not too long after having total knee replacement surgery. I attributed the leg pain and the inability to fall asleep to the surgery, but after reading the reviews, I am now certain that Crestor has been responsible for the countless hours of laying awake. I have also experience mornings of severe dizziness, so bad that even rolling over sends the room into a spin. I hav ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Cholesterol
12/18/2008 1:04:57 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
overall good numbers with crestor, but i did experience humming/ringing in my ears and a small amount of muscle loss,(tone and mass).

Condition: High Cholesterol
12/16/2008 10:24:42 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Within one week, severe Knee pain and weakness. It made me very tired and some muscle cramping. Stopped taking and immediate improvement.

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