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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of evoxac oral.

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46 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Dry Mouth Secondary to Sjogren's Syndrome
6/14/2014 9:53:23 PM

Reviewer: Jackie, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have had so many side effects that are bothersome I have tried quitting several times. I have to return to the mrdicine to get relief

Condition: Dry Mouth Secondary to Sjogren's Syndrome
11/2/2013 7:01:20 AM

Reviewer: LuckyNow, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been using this for several years now with excellent results. Takes 2-6 weeks for it to reach its full affect. I use it in combination with Hydroclorothiazed 12.5 for Diabetes Insipitus and Sjogren's. If I get cramps from sweating I make sure my potasium intake is around 3,000 mg per day. After a month of 2 a day I start using N-A-C 500mg and vitamin C 1,000 mg for a month and reduce ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Dry Mouth Secondary to Sjogren's Syndrome
9/17/2013 12:44:55 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication has worked like magic on my dry mouth , however I am going to have to discontinue use due to severe nausea, stomach cramping, sweating and exhaustion. I am supposed to take three a day, and have gone down to one daily, but I still can't get out of bed due to side effects. I am very disappointed because it is obvious that this medicine really works, but what good is it if I am ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Dry Mouth Secondary to Sjogren's Syndrome
12/27/2012 11:27:25 AM

Reviewer: catmagnet, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been taking Evoxac for dry mouth due to Sjogren's syndrome for a couple of years. I started out taking it once or twice a day, but now take it 3 times daily, as the effect does not last long. I try to take it with food, because on an empty stomach it kicks in very quickly and powerfully--too much effect at once! It is only helpful for 2-4 hours after each dose, but better than nothing. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Dry Mouth Secondary to Sjogren's Syndrome
5/21/2012 11:07:00 AM

Reviewer: joan, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My energy level drops to zero in less than 1 hour of taking evoxac, stay nauseous which causes me to over eat and the RX helps my sore mouth but the side effects over ride any benefits. I gained 10 lbs. before i realized i was eating to keep from throwing up.

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