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Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
9/25/2011 10:23:48 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
9/22/2011 11:36:25 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After treating MS with injection and having terrile side effects I refused to take them and then finally talked my Dr. into allowing me to try this I am very pleased. NO SIDE effects. Much easier than shots every other day and much less sickness/fatigue. I just started this so I can't judge effectiveness just yet, but overall WAY BETTER than injections..

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
8/20/2011 11:57:55 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
When I first tried the drug, both blood pressure (BP) and heart rate low, esp. BP extremely low 67/40. Waited 2 weeks, tried again at different sight, BP lowered only to 90/60) (tendency to have low BP 100/60, so no risk of increased high blood pressure. After start taking drug, didn't feel well. WBC (white blood count, very tired, fatigued, felt like flu-like symptoms, had a cough (for a we ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
8/19/2011 8:17:18 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was diag over uyrs ago with MS with no treatment until n ow. The Gilenya sounded really great so I decided to gived it a try. Th week I had my first dose with no problems until I got home. I feel like a complete relapse has taken over my body. Thin gs where moving, I called my Gilenta support andc the informed me to contact my dr which I did and she informed me to stop taking it and get to m ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
8/12/2011 9:08:24 AM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Have done all ms rxs with none helping enough to justify bad side effects. Was in trial and did great, until ast/alt levels 5x. Neuro okd trying again when approved. Love it still, but liver acting up again. Now taking every other day crossing my fingers

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