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Condition: Other
4/30/2015 3:15:42 PM

Reviewer: Meghan, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was given Vimovo after a steroid injection for inflammation and the pain i had everywhere else. It has done absolutely nothing except make my stomach hurt.

Condition: Other
1/15/2015 9:09:23 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was given this drug for pain that I experienced in my neck but it also works well for menstrual cramps. Once a day is all that I take. It has worked better than Advil or anything else that I've taken. Lasts all day and even my cycles are lighter - I'm assuming because there's less inflammation and aggravation down there.

Condition: Other
11/22/2014 4:13:31 PM

Reviewer: jim, 45-54 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
works well for me arthritic feet...walking better..no side effects from it.

Condition: Other
4/18/2014 10:01:36 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My doctor prescribed this for me to help with pain I had from a previous hernia surgery. After taking for about a month, started having severe stomach pain (felt like a heart attack) and had to have an EGD. Severe stomach ulcer found after the EGD. Stopped taking Vimovo immdeiately

Condition: Other
1/27/2014 7:46:41 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
After three lumbar fusions in ten years' time and lots of Vicodin, Percocet, etc, my P.M. doctor decided to try me on Vimovo. I had taken naproxyn (Aleve, naprosyn, Anaprox) in the past, it worked very well to get rid of back pain, but I wound up with a stomach ulcer. This is supposed to help with that because of the added acid reducer. We'll see, but in the meantime, it's cut my o ... Show Full Comment

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