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    Condition: High Cholesterol
    9/17/2015 1:34:16 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Lipitor was easy to take and did a great job of lowering my cholesterol and keeping my blood pressure where it should be. After approx 4 years of undesirable side effects, I stopped taking it I was taking 40mg per day and had loose stool or diarrhea to deal with constantly. Not good if you like to play golf. I would also get leg and feet cramps nearly every night. The side effects have gone aw ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    9/1/2015 7:39:31 PM

    Reviewer: stanbooth, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    i've been on lipitor for 17yrs, i just recently cut back from 40mg to 20mg, i am in much hip and leg pain, i'm waiting to see my doctor, i don't no if anyone can just stop taking the drug or suffer any problems coming off of it, i'm nervous

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    8/23/2015 8:06:14 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My dr first prescribed this six months ago because my cholesterol was slightly elevated. I refused. I wanted to try and bring it down naturally. Unfortunately that didn't work so after my bloodwork last week I broke down and filled the prescription. I started taking it 2 days ago and now I have a terrible sore throat. My tonsils are very swollen and I have a painful dry mouth. I'm going t ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    7/15/2015 11:17:59 AM

    Reviewer: us2bird, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    IT CAUSING HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE NOT SURE IF IT THE PILL BUT MY DOCTOR GAVE 20MG NOW ON 40 MG THIS MIGHT BE CAUSING ALL MY PROBLEM

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    6/11/2015 3:45:50 PM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was taking Lipitor for about 6 months. Developed joint pain but did not relate it to meds. One morning I was trying to get out of bed and could not stand. The pain was severely painful and I could not walk. I stopped taking Lipitor after conversation with other patients taking it. For 3 days I could not walk because of the pain. I will never take this pill again and have informed friends of ... Show Full Comment

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