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    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

    Reason for taking: Cholesterol
    5/30/2015 9:18:27 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I've been taking LipiTonic by Karuna for several weeks. Don't know yet if it's affected my cholesterol levels but it has turned my stools black!! I can't find any reference to that side effect and am wondering if anyone else has had that experience?

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