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    Condition: High Cholesterol
    6/24/2014 9:56:13 PM

    Reviewer: blessed, 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have only been on the simvastatin for two weeks and already noticed my hair falling out, terrible headaches and muscle pain in neck and shoulder. I will go back to red yeast rice and COQ10,which is a statin but I think it is safer, at least I still had all my hair.

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    4/19/2014 7:11:09 AM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    3/6/2014 9:31:47 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I started taking this drug about 2 years ago started getting cramps and leg pains in both legs about a month ago I started looking at side effects these problems are all side effects of this drug I stopped taking medicine and called my dr he told me to stop taking it .i have my physical in 2 weeks he will prescribe something else let's see if I get better

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    2/18/2014 10:26:42 PM

    Reviewer: peanutpraline, 45-54 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    ive been taking zocor for over 7 years, it works great. no side effects. just one pill a day i take it before bed.

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    2/13/2014 1:29:59 PM

    Reviewer: Simvastatin, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been on Zocor for several years. During this time I have had brain fog, severe muscle aches, and serious join pain in my knees, shoulders and elbows. Noticing hair loss after showering, numbness in my hands and feet during the night and especially when I would wake up in the morning. And high increase in sugar craving. I didnt put two and two together until talking with a friend who was on ... Show Full Comment

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