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Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
9/11/2014 6:29:59 PM

Reviewer: stormy, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
prescribed to releive hot flashes, took for three months, no change, actually felt worse. Now I have elevated liver functions whereas before they were normal

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
9/6/2014 7:23:19 PM

Reviewer: Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have intractable hot flashes. After 2 weeks and absolutely NO improvement, my doctor added low dose prempro. I was on prempro for years and it worked like a charm. After 1 week taking both pills, still no improvement. I am thisclose to stopping. I am glad to see others are not finding this to be effective.

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
9/4/2014 9:01:33 PM

Reviewer: Anne, 55-64 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I haven't taken this drug...I want to make that clear. I gave it 3 stars simply to fill in the required fields. But I have had a long haul with Zoloft, another SSRI, and have finally weaned myself from it. I saw this medication advertised and since I suffer from hot flashes looked it up. I thought paroxetine sounded familiar and sure enough...it's an SSRI. Before starting this drug be f ... Show Full Comment

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
8/28/2014 11:10:04 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After 3 weeks, no effect on hot flashes. It may have calmed down my fussy bladder but I also seem to be dropping things. The packaging is a complete pain in the neck, as you can squash capsules wrestling them out of all that packaging.

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
8/28/2014 12:27:35 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was prescribed this medicine to help with Hot Flashes and Night Sweats as a replacement to low dose Estrogen. I have taken it for 30 days and it has diminished only slightly the hot flashes and night sweats. It does not work for me and it is expensive. So I am discontinuing. I also feel the packaging is overboard and difficult...it's not made of gold.

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