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    7/30/2018 12:17:14 PM

    Reviewer: Becca, 65-74 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I had a lot of foot surgery and was able to navigate last summer all through Yellowstone with three grandchildren. My Cholesterol was high so on recommendation of friend that is very happy I took two 600 mg a day for months now. This year the back of my legs freeze up, at times I can't feel my heels so I go backwards. I wasn't aware of no alcohol while on this supplement. One glass of ... Show Full Comment

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    5/22/2018 5:47:09 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

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    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My Dr. told me I had high cholesterol. He wanted to put me on a statin drug. I didn't want to go on that so found Red Yeast Rice. After taking it for a few days I could hardly get up off of the couch. I stopped taking it and immediately felt better. I found out that it works just like a statin so that convinced me to never go on statins. Which is good becuz I'm convinced now that the chole ... Show Full Comment

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    8/5/2017 12:45:50 PM

    Reviewer: Pat, 55-64 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I had terrible side effects taking statin drugs. The red yeast rice 1200 mg per two tablets by Weider bought at Costco has worked miracles in lowering my cholesterol. I highly recommend and tried everything before trying this. If you have problems and side effects I would try red yeast rice tablets.

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    4/27/2017 3:31:29 PM

    Reviewer: Susunell65, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    My cholesterol dropped from 253 to 209 in two months! Ldl from 153 to 123. I cannot wait to see what it is in June which will make it 6 months on the cholestent.

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    1/22/2017 10:07:49 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Consumer)

    Brand Product: Other

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    It Really works..my ldl was 240 hdl was 28..i doctor said she was not to tell anyone this..but secretly she said for me to try red yeast rice so i did..my ldl is now 120 hdl is 45...

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