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    Condition: High Cholesterol
    1/25/2008 8:47:17 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    not lowering my total cholesterol enough only 1 point in 3months

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    1/25/2008 8:57:17 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    Doctors put me on Zocor after a taku-tsubo type heart attack. I have no build up of plaque in my arteries (proved by a catherization). Heart attack type is more stress related. Side effects of Zocor are awful for me. Tired, aching hip joints, mild depression and unusual focus problems with my eyes. My eyes don't follow in tandem but just rotate outward if I try to look up. Very scary. I ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    1/21/2008 12:44:52 PM

    Reviewer: Sukra70, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    It is giving some muscle spasm on the upper right side of the back

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    1/16/2008 1:48:18 PM

    Reviewer: MaryR, 65-74 Female 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:
    Zocor, 10mg, lowered my cholesterol from 253 to 160. I do follow a very healthy diet of vegetables, fruit, good fats etc. and my blood work amazes the doctors since I am 67. However, the only test that is borderline is my liver function. I'm told that's not a problem. I personally feel more research needs to be done in this area, relating to this drug and what problems it might present in ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    1/14/2008 9:53:13 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Cholesterol at 259...tried 20mg zocor with no change in levels after 2 mos....doctor trying crestor

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