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Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
5/20/2011 9:38:36 PM

Reviewer: NDTabb, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Appreciate the ease after years of unpleasant injection site reactions. *However* the constant bronchitis and minor infections are making me start to consider returning to Betaseron. I hated the shots but hate being constantly sick more.

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
5/20/2011 2:06:31 PM

Reviewer: hank, 55-64 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been on the drug for over 90 days. Less brain fog however two significant relapses.

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
4/27/2011 10:48:09 PM

Reviewer: geeman3000gt, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This medication is helping my vision. Prior of taking Gilenya my vision was very blury and know I do not have to wear my glass.

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
4/13/2011 12:34:03 PM

Reviewer: goro50, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
After using Avonex for 10 years, I am now experiencing the side effects, flu-like symptoms, stronger and longer lasting.

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
4/10/2011 10:19:25 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
First , I gave 1 star for effectiveness because it's too soon to tell if it's working. It's been over 2 weeks & already my hair is falling out , I've put on weight , noticed my walking is not as brisk and overall feel very fatigued. I'm going to stick with it for a month because I'm hoping these side effects will pass. As long as I feel pretty good otherwise , we'll ... Show Full Comment

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