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Condition: Crohn's Disease
10/8/2008 7:13:05 PM

Reviewer: jackieef8, 19-24 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
The first time i took entocort it was great no side effects and was the only thing that helped? i stopped taking it for a year b/c i didn't have any flare ups (Crohns). however, i have been on for this for the past 4 months and UGH! i am down to 3 mg a day (if i remember) and i feel nausea, dizzy and really irregular heart beats. and of course i am work while this happens. but knock on wood, ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Crohn's Disease
9/26/2008 6:59:30 PM

Reviewer: Katz2, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Just started treatment for a very severe Crohn's flare-up, so far the side effects are rather nasty, pounding heart, dizziness, head in a fog, fatigue, and tingling all over. Everything else has not worked so hopefully this will.

Condition: Crohn's Disease
9/1/2008 8:39:09 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been on this medicine for 2 weeks and I have noticed severe fatigue. I actually thought I might have mono b/c of how tired I have been. My head feels like I am in a fog. I have had tightness in my chest, sore throat and blurred vision. It has taken me several days to realize that all of this is most likely due to the medicine. I take 3 in the morning for Crohn's/Colitis maintenance ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Crohn's Disease
5/4/2008 4:33:24 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This worked great for me, with very little side effects. The pain and diarrhea went away quickly. I just didn't like having to take the three big pills (9mg total) each morning.

Condition: Crohn's Disease
4/21/2008 3:57:04 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

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