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Condition: Endometriosis
10/1/2008 4:06:12 PM

Reviewer: bhappy247, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
This is only my second month. I am just relieved to not be in pain. The side effects are a little extreme but I'll take it any day over the excrutiating pain. The hot flashes are insane, like it really feels your being cooked from the inside out. To help with the "heat", I take evening primrose oil capsules. The headaches are annoying but Advil does wonders. The only thing I cant pre ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Endometriosis
11/12/2007 8:38:34 PM

Reviewer: Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
My treatment was Lupron Depot 3.75mg, one injection monthly for six months, for endometriosis and severe anemia from heavy, prolonged bleeding from the endometriosis. I also had suspected infertility. My treatment was from Spring to Fall 2007. Today (11/12/2007), I started my first menstrual cycle since the treatment and soon we'll be trying to conceive our second child! :) I handled mos ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Endometriosis
10/3/2007 4:33:10 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Lots of side effects: hot flashes, moody, emotional.

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