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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Ilaris (PF) SubQ.

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2 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Cryopyrin-Associated Periodic Syndromes
1/7/2011 11:40:24 AM

Reviewer: Judy, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After the second dose I was exposed to a very cold situation and did not have any symptoms at all. My hives have reduced in frequency and my tolerance to cold and cold conditions has increased greatly. I only wish I could administer the drug myself.

Condition: Cryopyrin-Associated Periodic Syndromes
5/19/2010 1:06:08 PM

Reviewer: simply_that, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was one of the testing patients for this drug 2 years before its FDA release, so I know it rather well. It works great in controlling the disease characteristics, but have had some seizure episodes and joint irritation with it. It is difficult to use due to compounding it into syringes and that it is such a sensetive biologic material, but well worth its effects!

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