31 patient evaluations for Atorvastatin

Feb 1, 2010 (Started Jan 23, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    Severe (muscle spasms in arms, less upper arm selling, muscle spasms in thighs)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: stopped because seemed to cause increased muscle problems in my left arm
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: less upper arm selling, muscle spasms in thighs, muscle spasms in arms

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 14, 2009 (Started Jul 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (fatigue, muscle soreness, muscle aches, joints ache, joint tenderness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: joints ache, muscle aches, muscle soreness, joint tenderness, fatigue

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 24, 2009 (Started May 02, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

Dec 2, 2008 (Started May 02, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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