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Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
6/21/2009 3:46:09 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I'm constantly tired, constipated, have a headache most of the time, joints ache,

Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
5/13/2009 11:43:43 AM

Reviewer: Eileen6219, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Taking Zocor as well and the combination was lethal. I was getting severe leg cramps. Constipation was also a problem. Probably would have been fine without the zocor, but results were minimal in the 3 mths I was taking it. Cheerios have done just as much help with no side effects. :)

Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
4/6/2009 6:15:11 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This has lowered my cholesterol, however, side effects not worth it, bad constipation and abdominal pain.

Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
7/18/2008 11:23:23 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Not sure, I take it at bed time with all my other meds? I realize now it has to be taken with a meal, which one not sure??

Condition: Combined High Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Level
2/24/2008 7:49:56 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
after the first 3 months on this medication, my good cholesterol has increased from 17 to 41 (above 40 is target), my bad cholesterol decreased from 206 to 140, and my triglycerides decreased from 473 to 160. I have experienced no side effects at this point.

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