I have had problems with statins like Lipitor. Inasmuch as Welchol is not a statin, how many 625 mg. per day are recommended?
23 Oct 2011
Recommended dosage is 6 pills a day or 1 packet at bedtime. If you do not have problem with taking pills, then I would recommend the pill form. I have been doing the packet and it is a bear to get it mixed good enough to take, matter-of-fact, I gag when I am trying to get it down.
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... safe? He also takes 80 mg Simvistatin each day
1 answer • 4 Nov 2009
a day... seems like a lot can I start with a lower dosage?
1 answer • 29 Mar 2010
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