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    Condition: Head Pain
    6/23/2011 11:30:44 PM

    Reviewer: Pinwheel, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I took two tablets of Excedrin Migraine Extra Strength at the onset of a sinus headache today. It's the only painkiller that my sister carries, and I thought 'what's the harm?' A lot, it turns out. To begin with, the pills themselves are quite large and rough and difficult to swallow. Within minutes of taking it, I had developed the worst heartburn of my life, and I never get he ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Head Pain
    1/24/2011 11:32:02 AM

    Reviewer: d, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:

    Condition: Head Pain
    2/28/2010 11:07:46 AM

    Reviewer: Aph, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Took 2 and also got very sick. Extremly fast heart beat for 3-4 Hr non stop. My mouth dry and made my jaw twitch for hours. Peed way more than normal. Shakey and I'm a large built woman. Very scarey if it's your first time like mine. Never will take this medication AGAIN!!! thought I was gonna die of a heart attack. My heart beat eS coming out of my mouth. And I am a coffee drinker. And d ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Head Pain
    5/5/2009 2:54:33 PM

    Reviewer: AMHampe, 19-24 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 have had chronic headaches since I was 12 and I am now 24. I have used Excedrin for 5+ years now and it has always gotten rid of my headache completely as long as I take it right when I start to feel a headache coming on. The caffeine is hard to get used to, after I took the medicine for the 6th or 7th time, I didn't feel the shakyness anymore. It is no worse than drinking a couple cups o ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Head Pain
    2/25/2009 8:16:33 PM

    Reviewer: M. Mitchell, 35-44 Male 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:
    Far and away the best over-the-counter medication I've found for dealing with all types of headaches.

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