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Condition: Deep Vein Thrombosis Prevention
11/29/2012 11:41:11 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
injection site gets very sore

Condition: Deep Vein Thrombosis Prevention
6/20/2012 1:57:41 PM

Reviewer: natasha rose, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Deep Vein Thrombosis Prevention
5/5/2012 11:26:57 PM

Reviewer: Romeo, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Started taking Lovenox twice a day after knee surgery to prevent clots. Only the first injection was difficult. (I just couldn't stab myself but now I've got my method down pat) Some hurt, some don't. Most result in long lasting deep purple brusies. About 30% give me a lump. I am OK with this medication and glad my use is short term.

Condition: Deep Vein Thrombosis Prevention
11/30/2011 10:50:08 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Needles were small and easy to use. Only side effect was the bruising on abdomen and stinging of medication after injection.

Condition: Deep Vein Thrombosis Prevention
5/30/2011 11:15:48 AM

Reviewer: RoxVal, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Diagnosed with Factor V gene mutation for 16 years. Coumadin was used until the last couple months, while in therapeutic range, I still clot. Have been changed to Lovenox 2x daily, easy to use, the needle is barely felt, the drug stings minimally, just happy to have an alternate as Coumadin was not working effectively.

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