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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Letairis Oral.

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Condition: Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
5/5/2010 11:13:56 PM

Reviewer: Gordon, 55-64 Male 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 drug has been a miracle for me. Before taking Letairis, my PA was 90 measured with a heart catheter. Now it is down to 33!!! Now after a little over two years, I walk 2-3-miles 3-4 times a week, I have some edema but control it with mild diuretics. I was afraid to take this drug initially,because of the potential side effects, but when even the simplest tasks left me winded, I agreed to try ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
3/5/2010 8:50:38 AM

Reviewer: JBen, 65-74 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 this medication for 2 weeks and all of my joints were affected. This is not the usual reaction, but after not using it for about 5 days, my joints no longer were painful. Sure wish it had worked.

Condition: Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
2/25/2009 3:02:11 AM

Reviewer: Karen, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have PH secondary to Scleroderma, Primary Biliary Cirrhosis, Portal Hypertension. I am on a single therapy of Letairis since 11/07 & have been doing great! I watch my salt & fluid intake and only take medications prescribed for me by my PH specialist. A recent heart catheterization shows my PH numbers to be the lowest they have ever been. I did experience some edema with the med, but ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
2/18/2009 1:44:26 PM

Reviewer: suekamin@aol.com, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My PH is secondary to Scleroderma. I am on oxygen therapy and Ventavis. My doctor put me on Letairis one year ago. In that time, I had anemia (low red blood count),edema, palpitations, congestive heart failure, abnormally dry skin and went to the ER and was hospitalized 3 times before they determined that these were side effects from Letairis. I had been asking continually if the drug could be ca ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
10/29/2008 11:29:32 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This medication has worked wonders for me. It has done a better job of controling my Pulmonary Hypertension than Tracleer and has not effected my liver like Tracleer.

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