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    Condition: High Amount of Triglyceride in the Blood
    8/3/2018 4:29:09 PM

    Reviewer: wayne, 45-54 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:
    had muscle pains when taking statins, but switched to Vascepa and all the side effects are gone, but it only reduces my Trig by around 15-20 pts max. So doctor put me on both vascepa and fenofibrate at same time, my Trig dropped from over 300 points down to low 160. Happier and healthier now.

    Condition: High Amount of Triglyceride in the Blood
    5/3/2018 7:22:23 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been taking this for two months now, just went for my blood work and it went from 329 to a... are you sitting down? 317! Not sure what I was expecting but I assure you it was much more than 12 points.

    Condition: High Amount of Triglyceride in the Blood
    3/4/2018 9:59:37 PM

    Reviewer: Kentucky Blues, 65-74 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I am a 65-year-old white female who has been prescribed Vascepa 1GM capsules two, BID. Since taking this medication, my joint pain has increased 10-fold, to the point where I am in excruciating pain, 24x7. My stomach upset has increased significantly. AND, for the first time in my life, I have had thoughts of suicide. After being on this medication two months, I stopped taking it three days ago. T ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Amount of Triglyceride in the Blood
    9/27/2017 1:12:08 PM

    Reviewer: lynn2631, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My doc prescribed this for me as an alternative to medication. I have many gastric issues ( a gift from my dad). Barrett's esophagus, GERD, ulers, IBS. After 3 weeks of taking Vascepa, I felt like I needed my gall bladder out again. Intense upper stomach pain. After research, I found 7% of individuals with stomach issues have this reaction.

    Condition: High Amount of Triglyceride in the Blood
    8/28/2017 1:51:08 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Second time taking Vascepa. After switching doctors had to go through a whole bunch of different drugs that had side effects or had no effect. Back on Vascepa now and my first lab work after 4 months taking Vascepa showed normal Triglycerides for the first time in my adult life.

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