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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Zetia oral.

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Condition: High Cholesterol
9/17/2014 8:00:09 PM

Reviewer: TravisB1965, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am Diabetic and my Cholesterol is 120 range which is normally more than acceptable. Doctor wants me to be below 100 because of the diabetes. She has prescribed statin drugs but I have had a reaction to all. About a month ago she prescribed Zetia. Initially I had no reaction and it seemed fine. about two weeks ago I started having hip and leg pain that is pretty bad during the day and gets worse ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Cholesterol
7/5/2014 8:33:47 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have taken for a week and am nauseous all the time, tired and achy and depressed feeling. I cannot take any statin so tried this alternative. Stopping today

Condition: High Cholesterol
5/24/2014 10:28:05 AM

Reviewer: yahoo.com, Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
joints very tender

Condition: High Cholesterol
5/1/2014 9:09:18 AM

Reviewer: Le Diva Moi, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Fingers tingle a lot. Rash around my neck area. Leg cramps are at an all time high. The cramps become severe at night. Some headaches and stomach bloating. I will go in for test to see where I am as far as my Cholesterol in about a week. I've been on this medication for about 3 months. I could not take the statin drugs and this was my alternative. I am suppose to start Pravastatin 40mg after t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Cholesterol
3/28/2014 11:22:27 PM

Reviewer: 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 had been on 20 mg of Crestor for a few years ,but I started developing extreme leg and hip pain. After two weeks of being off the Crestor my, pain was gone. My Dr. prescribed Zetia and after 4 days I developed a rash on my arm. I also felt tired and achy. Will stop taking and go back to my Dr.

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