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    Condition: High Cholesterol
    6/25/2021 7:08:03 PM

    Reviewer: ysfw29, 65-74 on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I was put on 10 mg daily and had been using for years. The last six months I experienced "flushing" in medical term and my doctor told me to stop this for 28 days. The first 14 days I experienced "flushing" 2- 3 times the following 14 days I experienced maybe once. My Triglycerides, HDL and LDL are all below the average and show normal from laboratory report. I was told to ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    5/23/2021 11:14:17 AM

    Reviewer: Anthracite, 55-64 on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Poison! Not worth trying to lower cholesterol. I apparently tolerated Atorvastatin at 40mg for years. Then in November, 2020 doctor increased it to 80mg. Within a week I began burping constantly and developed GERD as never before. Feel awful and without conversation even doctor discontinued the Atorvastatin. Will never take another Statin. Recommend you read about these drugs before taking them ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    4/22/2021 2:48:12 AM

    Reviewer: Mart, 25-34 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I’m 30 been on this stuff a year I’m probably not got long left already have the heart of a 60 year old smoker lol

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    1/3/2021 4:41:49 AM

    Reviewer: Peter Z, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Very High LDL and HDL(good). Dr. prescribed 40 mg every day. No side effects so far after 1 month. Have changed my diet to a plan based whole food to see if this can work instead of Rx. Still some cream in my coffee but no other dairy. Hoping to heal my body naturally and get off this Rx.

    Condition: High Cholesterol
    12/29/2020 10:53:27 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Well, it did lower my cholesterol, but within a couple of weeks of starting it I began seeing hair all over my pillow in the AM. Now I have a crappy bald hairline and thinning hair. Within a couple of weeks of discontinuing it my hair seems to have stopped falling out. The best I can determine is that it MAY start growing back within 6 months and that it MAY come back on its own. How nice! So ... Show Full Comment

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