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Condition: Migraine Headache
1/10/2008 2:41:25 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
there was an adverse reaction to this med immediately upon taking it... i felt as if my brain caught on fire and my breathing became fast, chest pounding and eyes weak. i was pulling at my hair to try to ease the burning, and just covered my head with a large pillow until i fell asleep. when i awoke, the migraine was still there and i just felt dizzy. i couldn't stand, so i laid there another ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Migraine Headache
1/7/2008 7:23:40 PM

Reviewer: tipshaw, 35-44 Female 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:
I've had migraines for 20 years and nothing has worked to abort a headache as well as this. Topamax helps limit the number of headaches I get, but can't eliminate them. When I get them, 1 Imitrex works within 2 hours, and gives me a great boost of energy along with it. With NO drowsiness or side effects. It's changed my life. I couldn't live without them!!!!

Condition: Migraine Headache
1/4/2008 9:29:35 PM

Reviewer: MRSJMCJR, 25-34 Female 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:
AWESOME!!! THINKING ABOUT GOING ON TOPIMAX THOUGH, NOT KNOWING WHEN THE NEXT MIGRAINE WILL HIT IS THE PITTS. WOULD LOVE TO NOT HAVE TO FEEL LIKE I WAS BEING STABBED IN THE EYE WITH AN ICE-PICK BY THESE LITTLE BUGGERS.

Condition: Migraine Headache
1/4/2008 3:50:07 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 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:

Condition: Migraine Headache
1/1/2008 3:04:54 AM

Reviewer: poohpiglet3434@yahoo.com, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
The doctor told to take it as soon I felt a headache coming on so I did but it did not always work for me so I would have to go the doctors and get a shot so I could get some sleep and be able to do things in my everyday life

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