4 patient evaluations for Atorvastatin with a side effects rating of Moderate

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Nov 6, 2014 (Started Nov 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (stomach pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 15, 2012 (Started May 31, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I'd never go on this med again.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 1, 2010 (Started Jan 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for high cholesterol)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (joint pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Having pain in my knees and joints. dr. has changed my prescription to Crestor and we will see.
Side effects: joint pain

  • 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
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