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    Condition: High Cholesterol
    4/13/2016 1:43:54 PM

    Reviewer: shari, 55-64 on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    This drug has worked to lower my cholesterol. I also had joint pain and fatigue. YOU HAVE TO TAKE COQ10 (ubiguinol). Do not buy regular COQ10 which is ubiquinoine. ONLY buy COQ10 ubiguinol. I take 2-100mg pills in the morning and an occasional pill in the afternoon. Everyone I know that takes statins is now on ubiquinol and won't go off it. You will notice an absolute difference in muscle fati ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    2/19/2016 4:17:18 AM

    Reviewer: james, 45-54 on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    like most of you on here i have been on 20 mg for over 7 yrs due to a serve heart attack in which i lost over 40 % of my lower heart. in the last few weeks i have started noticing itching without any rash i took it as they changed the style of my pill *diff coating* then i came here and started reading the comments it really is blowing my mind. the tingling the loss of sleep etc etc etc etc i neve ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    2/6/2016 12:46:10 AM

    Reviewer: Leduke, 75 or over on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been taking statins for 10 years, I had stopped taking this particular one because of severe shoulder pain about four years ago. I slowly started having less shoulder pain but my bad cholesterol shot up. After talking to the Dr he suggested another cholesterol fighting drug Simvastatin. My cholesterol dropped lower than it has ever been but the sever joint pain has returned. I'm done wi ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    12/27/2015 9:54:07 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I just recently took myself off this medicine because of my joints hurting like I had been on a rigorous workout or something.

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    12/15/2015 6:26:30 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    This medicine made my stomach cramp I would almost be doubled over in pain. Tried taking with food but no difference. Stopped taking and stomach pain went away.

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