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Condition: Disorder characterized by Stiff, Tender & Painful Muscles
8/7/2009 8:50:45 AM

Reviewer: kathy, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was dx w/ FM several years ago and ignored the dx. However, things began to get worse in the past 6 months. My doctor prescribed Savella. I'm on the 2nd day of 50mg, 2 times a day. My doctor took the infromation about the side effects out of the titration pack. that was a great idea. After reading these reviews, I have had some of the side effects, but my pain is GONE. I will continue ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Disorder characterized by Stiff, Tender & Painful Muscles
8/6/2009 3:46:19 PM

Reviewer: roseweezer@aol.com, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
severe hot flushing and sweating,but helps with the pain ,and burning i have from fibrmyalgia

Condition: Disorder characterized by Stiff, Tender & Painful Muscles
8/5/2009 12:16:49 PM

Reviewer: dburke125, 55-64 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Disorder characterized by Stiff, Tender & Painful Muscles
8/3/2009 4:34:45 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Nausea subsided after about three weeks. Shakiness, rapid heart beat, numbness and twitching in mouth, did not and got worse as time went on. Rapid heart rate with fluttering made me stop after six weeks. there was no signifcant change in pain.

Condition: Disorder characterized by Stiff, Tender & Painful Muscles
8/2/2009 9:10:30 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Have been on medication 2 weeks. Side effects are itching of scalp. Large brusing on arms and odd places. Has lifted my mild depression and has eased pain. Will continue to use for at least a month. Also I have hot flashes and dry mouth, decreased appetite.

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