4 patient evaluations for Lovastatin

May 19, 2010 (Started May 26, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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Jan 3, 2010 (Started Jul 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 80 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Possibly effective for Parkinson's disease as a statin medication
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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Sep 28, 2009 (Started Jan 10, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (pain in left leg, headaches)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Advice & Tips: I am fearful of the side effects of this drug. I am going to begin a higher dose of Omega3 and Gugul lipids to get my cholesterol down. There is a family history of high cholesterol.
Side effects: pain in left leg, headaches

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