4 patient evaluations for Simvastatin with a side effects rating of Mild

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Feb 17, 2012 (Started Aug 17, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    Mild (muscle and joint pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 28, 2010 (Started Sep 11, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It has kept my creatnine at a nice low level.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 31, 2009 (Started Aug 28, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 27, 2009 (Started Jul 13, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    Mild (muscle cramps, bowel problems)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It is probably working. I'm not stopping it.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: muscle cramps, bowel problems

Aug 15, 2009 (Started Jul 13, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: muscle cramps, bowel problems

  • 0 helpful marks
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