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Reason for taking: Cholesterol
8/19/2015 3:01:59 PM

Reviewer: Hope, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Brought my Cholesterol down to 209 from 265

Reason for taking: Cholesterol
7/31/2015 3:26:03 PM

Reviewer: pj1940, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I started taking RYR 900mg 9 days ago. I had to stop after experiencing the same symptoms which I had with Simvastatin. Flu like symptoms, headache, muscle ache, joint and pain in foot along with leg calf cramping. The brand was Doctor vitamin store .

Reason for taking: Cholesterol
7/21/2015 6:08:05 AM

Reviewer: Vic, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Reason for taking: Cholesterol
6/15/2015 1:26:34 AM

Reviewer: Lucy, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I'd been prescribed a statin for my high cholesterol but I experienced erratic and scary pulse rates, so I stopped taking it. When I asked my regular medical Dr. about possible natural medications, he told me about Red Yeast Rice (1200 mg./per day) and CoQ-10 (300 mg./day)- which I took together. I've had no negative side effects and have been very happy with the results. Within 3 month ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Cholesterol
6/11/2015 9:54:28 PM

Reviewer: EAM, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have taken RYR 1200mg daily for a month. My Dr. said it was ok to try since I can't take statins. I let time lapse between taking other medications and always took it with food. I started noticing muscle pain and difficulty walking after a month but didn't associate it with the RYR until I'd stopped taking it a couple of days then remembered reading it could present the same side eff ... Show Full Comment

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