13 patient evaluations for Rosuvastatin

Jul 21, 2011 (Started Jul 11, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for high cholesterol (hypercholesterolemia))
  • Side effects
    Severe (heart palpitations, muscle and joint pain, chest tightness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Side effects extreme. Chest pain with Heart Palpitations started the day after the first dose and discontinued the day after the last dose.
Cost: $100-199 monthly
Side effects: muscle and joint pain, heart palpitations, chest tightness

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Feb 1, 2011 (Started Sep 09, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    Severe (muscle and joint pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Muscle soreness was so bad that I could not keep up my fitness routine.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: muscle and joint pain

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Jan 2, 2011 (Started Nov 09, 2006)

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

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