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    Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
    8/23/2008 11:45:22 AM

    Reviewer: birdsong13, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    The injection site issues are a big problem. The induration lasts for over a week at each site as does the redness, swelling, itching, etc. I'm also experiencing stiff neck, excessive fluid retention and general feeling of being unwell.

    Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
    7/28/2008 1:01:03 AM

    Reviewer: the cat lady, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I was diagnosed September 1997. It took me years to finally accept the idea of shots. I started with Avonex. I could not continue with this treatment due to the side effects. I went without meds for a few years. Then I was put on Copaxone for awhile but the skin site reactions were too hard to deal with. Then I was switched to Rebif. I do not respond well to interferon. When a fellow cowo ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
    7/25/2008 5:50:05 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I was diagnosed with MS in October of 2007 and didn't start injections until June 2008. I had a really hard time starting the injections. I received the autoject and couldn't bring myself to use it. Once I started the injections on myself, manually, I found that they weren't so bad. I do experience bad injection site pain, including a hard lump, for up to 5 hours. These lumps usua ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
    7/17/2008 12:09:55 AM

    Reviewer: alisiab, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I can honestly say that the drug has helped me in so many ways. At some point before I began Copaxone therapy, I couldn't feel my feet, my hands and joints were in constant pain, my skin was numb all the way up to below my ribcage, and even though weight loss was not listed as a symptom of MS, I think because of the fatigue I was having that is associated with it may have been making me so tir ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Return then Become Less Severe
    6/20/2008 6:19:40 PM

    Reviewer: Peg, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    The good effect it has had on me is the reason why I have the courage to give myself the injection each day. With time, it has become much easier; however, I long for something simpler especially when I travel.

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