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Condition: Gout
3/18/2012 7:59:13 PM

Reviewer: ingorex, 75 or over Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I am 75 yrs. old and for the past 40 yrs. have taken .06MG of Colchicine and attained effective relief until recently when the pharmacy had to substitute Colcrys as the old Colchicine was no longer available. The cost of Colcrys greatly exceeded that over generic Colchicine, $475 vs #5 for a 90 day supply. It is not as effective as I now experience diarreha and increased tofus on my ears and face. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Gout
3/18/2012 5:55:44 PM

Reviewer: retiree, 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:
Immediately (within 3 mins.) after taking colcrys I had heart palpation, my blood pressure elevated to 130/140, my pulse rate was 146.

Condition: Gout
3/18/2012 10:15:59 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
this was the worse medication I have ever been on. severe vomitting and diarhea, bleeding from the rectum.

Condition: Gout
1/17/2012 10:12:17 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
within 2 to 3 days, pain subsided and able to go to daily medication of Allopurinol.

Condition: Gout
12/9/2011 4:13:59 PM

Reviewer: Disappointed, 75 or over Female (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medicine did not work and I believe it cause my moms kidneys to fail

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