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Condition: Bladder Wall Inflammation
6/6/2008 4:38:37 AM

Reviewer: birdlady7260, 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:
this completely relieves my symptoms of pelvic pain, frequency and inability to void. Unfortunately my insurance does not cover this med which is a real proble. How can we make them cover it?

Condition: Bladder Wall Inflammation
5/22/2008 11:09:43 AM

Reviewer: nanapam, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I biggest complaint is that I stay so tired and emotional since I started this drug. I was also put on allergy pills,flomax and two antiscotic drugs. My doctor explained that all these working together will most benifit my condition. IF, I take them all like subscribed, I stay so weak and dizzy, that I can not function in daily life. I need to lie down most of the day and feel so helpless. If anyo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bladder Wall Inflammation
5/18/2008 6:32:27 PM

Reviewer: LOVIEJOYCE, 45-54 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:
WHAT KIND OF FOOD THAT I.C PT CANT EAT

Condition: Bladder Wall Inflammation
4/29/2008 8:56:38 PM

Reviewer: Maggie, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I began taking Elmiron 1 yr ago. At first, I was on a twice daily dose, but found that I was still in pain. After I switched to 3 times a day and noticed a big diffence. The drawback for me was that I lost some of my HAIR in the back and had to get a short haircut. Now it is growing out and no more hair loss since. It was hard to get used to taking it 1 hour before or 2-3 hours after a meal, but ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bladder Wall Inflammation
4/18/2008 2:39:46 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 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:
After ten years of severe pelvic pain, I finally found a Dr. who knew what I had. I have been on Elmiron for two years now and it has changed my life!! Took about six months to feel any difference, but beleive me it's been a godsend!!! Yes, it is expensive, but without it I would be a recluse, staying inside while the world went on around me. Give it time to work and I think you will be surp ... Show Full Comment

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