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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Dipentum oral.

Overall User Ratings

9 Total User Reviews

User Reviews

1-5 of 5
Condition: Ulcerative Colitis currently Without Symptoms
4/11/2011 1:23:32 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This medicine has worked well for me for over ten years. However, the price has nearly tripled (to $581/month) since last year. Has anyone else experienced a similar price increase? (Note: I have a high deductible health plan)

Condition: Ulcerative Colitis currently Without Symptoms
6/29/2010 7:19:54 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've taken Dipentum 15+ years and it has been the most effective med I have encountered for UC. There have been no side effects, as with prior meds for me. I've had UC since 1986 and suffered with other meds-I found this med the BEST!

Condition: Ulcerative Colitis currently Without Symptoms
12/31/2008 11:35:54 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Been taking tis drug for over 12 years without any flareups. I have no noticeable side effects and believe this drug is keeping my colitis in check. This drug helped me get off of long time steroid use.

Condition: Ulcerative Colitis currently Without Symptoms
8/5/2008 8:54:51 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on dipentum for 11 yrs. with no side effects. I also had a stroke 1 yr. ago and continue with dipentum with no side effects. I am recovering very nicely!!!

Condition: Ulcerative Colitis currently Without Symptoms
7/19/2008 10:01:26 PM

Reviewer: DebD, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on this medication for approximately 15yrs. I feel it has been very effective in my treatment.

1-5 of 5
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