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Condition: High Cholesterol
2/12/2008 2:52:50 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Has done exactly what it's suppose to do; keep my cholesterol well under 200, without draining my pocketbook.

Condition: High Cholesterol
2/4/2008 8:45:46 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: High Cholesterol
2/2/2008 12:23:02 PM

Reviewer: Alice Smith, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
swelling of both feet and lower legs

Condition: High Cholesterol
1/31/2008 5:22:04 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
started taking med a week ago for borderline high cholesterol. went to doctor because i hadn't urinated in 3 days(constipated as well). now on meds(antibiotictics) for prostatitis. anyone else having problems urinating. just stopped taking simvas. waiting for improvement

Condition: High Cholesterol
1/29/2008 9:10:46 AM

Reviewer: Cat, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have only been on this for 2 weeks so don't know if it is effective. Wal-Mart Pharmacy did not tell me to take at bedtime. I was suffering from severe muscle cramps and knots in my calf area and soreness of knee joints that started working toward my hips. I went off this med and symptoms have subsided. Talked with my coworkers and they said that I was taking it wrong and to try taking it at ... Show Full Comment

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