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Condition: Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis
6/17/2015 11:00:28 AM

Reviewer: AlyssaD, 25-34 Female 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:
I have been Stelara for a little over 2 years now, and I am so thankful to say I've been completely clear for those 2 years. It took about 2 weeks for the medication to take effect, but I haven't had any issues or side effects at all. I have been on absolutely everything and have had psoriasis since I was 9, so finally finding a medication that has worked, I'm going to hold on to thi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis
1/29/2015 2:25:23 PM

Reviewer: George, 65-74 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:
Excellent effectiveness with no known or apparent side effects for this user. Much more effective than Enbril or Humira. After 30+ years of multiple and various failed therapies, I believe Stelara has proven to work quite effectively for me.

Condition: Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis
4/22/2014 10:48:26 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 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've had severe guttate psoriasis since I was age 8. I've tried so many things from over the counter to various prescriptions including steroid injections, methotrexate, humira and now finally stelara. I've been taking stelara for over a year and a half with no problems. My skin cleared up within the first few weeks of beginning treatment and the injection has never been painful (like ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis
4/14/2014 3:20:30 PM

Reviewer: Lost , 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My wife died from using Stelara on April 1st 2014. She developed Melanoma due directly to the use of Stelara. Run, run away from this drug. 30 months after beginning the use of Stelara she is gone.

Condition: Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis
4/4/2014 8:24:45 PM

Reviewer: Richard, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Wonderful drug for my psorasis. Completely cleared after 40 years. Only drawback is I am always tired, but the benefits far outweigh this problem.

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