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    Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Humira Pen Crohn''s-Ulc Colitis-Hidr Sup Starter subcutaneous.

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    Condition: Crohn's Disease
    2/24/2015 6:56:59 PM

    Reviewer: Gothchic, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Caused me to have a seizure and many other horrible side effects. Quite pissed about it; ruined my car as a result Humira should have to pay for the damages!

    Condition: Crohn's Disease
    1/30/2015 5:01:44 PM

    Reviewer: ecm, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Hair loss is a side effect of this drug! During the year I was on Humira, I did start to see some remission in my Crohn's Disease. The drug is easy to administer and has little side effects for someone my age. While Humira was slightly painful during the administration of the drug, it began losing its effectiveness on me less than a year after I started taking it. The worst symptom I had du ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Crohn's Disease
    8/21/2013 10:41:39 PM

    Reviewer: Grammy n., 55-64 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 severe Crohn's for 38 years and have been on Humira for about 5 years. Started off on sulfur drugs and thru the years progressed to Remicade for several years and it eventually lost its effectiveness. Humira has been a lifesaver for me. Am able to have a relatively normal life now. The shots do sting but it only lasts for a minute. Well worth it!!! No major side affects - ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Crohn's Disease
    10/27/2012 2:37:17 PM

    Reviewer: Dusty, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been taking humira for 7 months.It started woking for me within 4 weeks. I was on remicade for a year prior to this and could no longer tolerate side effects.I've had 2 bowel resections & this drug has worked wonders for me .No side effects so far.I use a pen every other week & stings for 10 seconds or so and thats it.I highly suggest giving it a try. I have had crohns for 30 ye ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Crohn's Disease
    3/27/2012 10:47:25 PM

    Reviewer: Dukeis, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Humira worked great to control my Crohn's. Was on it for 1 year, but had to discontinue it because I came down with Histoplasmosis ( fungal infection).

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