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7/14/2014 3:04:39 AM

Reviewer: jaharb1, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had a severe allergic reaction to a 180 mg Kirkland brand (Aller-Fex) that my friend gave me to try because my allergies were so bad this year and the other medications I had been taking weren't working. I immediately started sweating and I felt dizzy. Shortly after, my tongue started swelling and I had shortness of breath. Luckily I was able to get to an Urgent Care Facility and they took m ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
6/2/2014 2:02:12 PM

Reviewer: MJJPrincess, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been on this medication since I was 11yrs old. I take it on and off as my body gets used to something I stop if for awhile. It has always been pretty good at helping my allergies, but would have some side effects with some back pain or tiredness. But lately it has been killing my back, very tired and week lately. I am going to stop taking this. I have very bad allergies wondered if any of y ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
3/24/2014 1:05:11 PM

Reviewer: Nina, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After months of puzzling about my sever dizziness and vomiting episode that ended at ER and many tests that ruled out other reasons for my sever dizziness. I just discovered the correlation with taking the Allegra, which I only use episodically when the itching of my eye lid becomes troublesome. The connection, which I had missed was a relief as no one could figure it out as I had not listed Aller ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
6/4/2013 9:38:43 PM

Reviewer: bamboo, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking taking Allegra 180mg once a day for over 5 years. While it is very effective in relieving allergic symptoms like itching eyes, ears, nose, face scalp it has a number of very unpleasant side effects, including: locks up the urinary tract bladder ache back pain leg and muscle cramps pain in the bottoms of feet Low energy level decrease in mental clarity and focus Shar ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
5/10/2013 12:13:11 PM

Reviewer: don't have one, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I've been taking Allegra/generic, 60mg, 1x/day for many years and it worked very well for my year round allergies. Recently my insurance stopped covering due to OTC status. Taking everyday since the season stated and recently started having an irregular heart beat. Anyone have this problem?

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