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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Crestor Oral.

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711 Total User Reviews

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Condition: High Cholesterol
8/18/2014 4:53:08 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Lots of side effects including Pancreatitis and muscle problems. I never realised how many side effects I had until I stopped taking them

Condition: High Cholesterol
8/2/2014 6:44:17 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Extremely high cholesterol not controlled by a combination of Lipator & Niaspan. Since being on Crestor for the past two years I eat what I want & no longer have high cholesterol every time I have it checked.

Condition: High Cholesterol
8/1/2014 12:40:08 PM

Reviewer: kne, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Lower back, leg, knee and ankle pain. Could not climb stairs. I have been off Crestor for one month and still have pain, mostly at night. I have sever popping and grinding in knees and ankles that I have never had before taking Crestor.

Condition: High Cholesterol
7/29/2014 11:35:33 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This is a very good drug

Condition: High Cholesterol
7/23/2014 11:11:18 PM

Reviewer: anneliz, 65-74 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
since starting of restor, I have experiencing leg or muscle aches. I o not wish to continue taking this med.

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