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    Condition: High Cholesterol
    2/20/2018 12:34:48 PM

    Reviewer: Kal, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Effectiveness is a tricky one. It did lower my cholesterol to very low numbers. Awesome. Took it for 3 years, then I started having back pains. A little later, I had 3 hernias in my lower spine. Talked to all doctors, and none recommended to remove this poison. I stopped taking it myself, and about 2 weeks later, I started seeing improvement! About 8 months later, I'm back to almost normal. Wh ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    2/14/2018 11:17:38 AM

    Reviewer: Cold Hands, 55-64 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    While the medication has been effective for lowering my LDL the side effects have been deplorable. within a few weeks of starting Lipitor 20 mg I had decreased sensation in feet and hands. Dose was lowered from 20 mg to 10 mg but symptoms only worsened. After 12 weeks I began experiencing Raynauds Disease symptoms in hands and feet. I literally feel cold from the top of my head to the bottoms of m ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    12/23/2017 11:44:12 AM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    AWFUL!!! I started taking Lipitor (generic form) in July of 2017 shortly after my thighs began to hurt. I didn't connect the two until December 2017 when I looked at patient reviews for Lipitor. Carbon copy of what I am feeling. Foggy mind, zero energy & weakness in my legs. But the big one is muscle pain. My thighs are progressively hurting more & more. I finally went to see a new ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    7/19/2017 2:33:47 PM

    Reviewer: Beach Girl, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    It brought my total cholesterol down from 290 to 160 in 3 months. what I don't like about it is the muscle weakness and leg cramps

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    7/2/2017 5:50:05 PM

    Reviewer: R.T, 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:
    My doctor prescribed Liptor and put me in 50mg and it almost toasted my liver.I told her no more chrostrol drugs for me I am done with all these liver killers.Now I walk 6 miles a week to keep it under control.

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