41 patient evaluations for Simvastatin

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Feb 12, 2010 (Started Mar 12, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 80 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 10, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: May have affected LFT.
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

Mar 31, 2010 (Started Jan 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    Severe (tiredness, bad mood)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It made me extremely tired and listless.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: bad mood, tiredness

  • 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

Jul 31, 2010 (Started Feb 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 18, 2010 (Started Nov 05, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 15, 2010 (Started May 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 1, 2011 (Started Nov 21, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Simvastatin may have some benefit in treating PD as well as my primary usage for High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: now taking for my PD as-well as my heart
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 3, 2011 (Started Nov 22, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I was on a super low dose but am concerned about this medication affecting my liver. I have stopped it until further advice from doctor.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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