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    Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    11/20/2015 4:10:10 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I just had my first infusion 4 days ago. Main issue previously was platelet count extremely low. After infusion I have joint pain that I haven't had for awhile. I should reserve judgment until I see test results. Hope things get better in time.

    Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    11/9/2015 1:33:18 PM

    Reviewer: Urs516, 35-44 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    Today was my first infusion. I'm feeling tired, a little dizzy, and small headache. I'm hoping to feel better soon.

    Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    10/19/2015 8:11:44 PM

    Reviewer: lovesfootball, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Just like everyone else, up to 4 days after infusion, depressed, diarrhea, lethargic. And week before horrific pain and feeling that a flare is coming up. You would think someone reads this and tries to stop these issues.

    Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    9/17/2015 10:35:46 AM

    Reviewer: Finallygfree, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have been on Benlysta infusions since 2012 and diagnosed with SLE well before that with many complications from it. This drug has given me so much hope I was having 60 grand mal seizures a year due to my lupus and this drug along with some seizure medicine has stopped them where no seizure medicine was- my only wish is that it would last the full month I get joint pain after 3 weeks and I am qui ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    5/4/2015 11:21:49 AM

    Reviewer: TJ, 35-44 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    My lupus was barely manageable before starting this drug. It has been over a year now and I have more energy and less flares. Down side is a week before my scheduled treatment, I start to feel a flare coming on. I also went 2 months without getting a treatment and ended up in the hospital due to flaring so badly. Over all I would recommend this to any patient suffering from SLE Lupus.

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