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Condition: High Amount of Triglyceride in the Blood
8/6/2014 8:37:57 PM

Reviewer: dainja1024, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've taken Tricor for years , never realizing it might be cause of numbness in fingers and joints of ankles and wrist. Leg cramps and arm cramps became so severe I feel crippled. Can't walk. Dr. suggested blood test,checking for Myosis, weakness of muscles. I stopped today 8/6/14.

Condition: High Amount of Triglyceride in the Blood
7/24/2014 6:11:41 AM

Reviewer: domara1050, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Please read side effects before taking this medication. I didn't realize it could cause gallstones until AFTER I had emergency surgery for a gangreen gallbladder caused by a huge gallstone. Not fun. Doc said not a problem now that I don't have a gallbladder. That and change in diet have kept triglycerides low for years. Hard to know if it's "only" the drug or all my lifestyl ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Amount of Triglyceride in the Blood
3/4/2014 11:28:55 AM

Reviewer: Larry, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: High Amount of Triglyceride in the Blood
3/26/2013 3:05:21 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: High Amount of Triglyceride in the Blood
3/7/2013 5:14:15 PM

Reviewer: mom (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
mu mom has taken this drug for years with good result ...now they gave her a generic and she started having more urine ...smelly urine and she hears the neighbor talking to her even though hes not there...what the heck!this started when she switched will see if back on name brand resolves issues

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