How effective is Simvastatin for Hyperlipidemia (High blood cholesterol) ?


Summary

2,938 Simvastatin users have rated its effectiveness for Hyperlipidemia.

Overall ratings: 3.5/5
Long term ratings: 3.6/5

This is a reivew of how effective Simvastatin (simvastatin) is for Hyperlipidemia and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

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On Jul, 03, 2017

2,938 people are studied for taking Simvastatin in Hyperlipidemia


Overall effectiveness (number of people)

Does Simvastatin work for your Hyperlipidemia (overall)?

Long term effectiveness (number of people)

Does Simvastatin work for your Hyperlipidemia (long term)?

Simvastatin effectiveness for Hyperlipidemia (number of people)

Overall:
  • not at all: 33
  • somewhat: 383
  • moderate: 1,040
  • high: 1,144
  • very high: 338
Long Term:
  • not at all: 11
  • somewhat: 218
  • moderate: 758
  • high: 931
  • very high: 297

Gender of people who take Simvastatin for Hyperlipidemia *

  • female: 45.95 %
  • male: 54.05 %

Age of people who take Simvastatin for Hyperlipidemia *

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.03 %
  • 20-29: 0.78 %
  • 30-39: 5.31 %
  • 40-49: 16.0 %
  • 50-59: 29.24 %
  • 60+: 48.64 %

Who finds Simvastatin more effective for Hyperlipidemia?


Gender of people who take Simvastatin for Hyperlipidemia *

  • female: 43.12 %
  • male: 56.88 %

Age of people who take Simvastatin for Hyperlipidemia *

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.61 %
  • 30-39: 4.32 %
  • 40-49: 15.92 %
  • 50-59: 27.33 %
  • 60+: 51.82 %

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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