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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Rebif SubQ.

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111 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Multiple Sclerosis
3/17/2008 7:05:12 PM

Reviewer: Trish, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have found that using this drug for about 1 year that it has damaged my immune system to where I find myself always getting sick.My DR. says that it isnt the MS but the rebif. So now I am at the point to where I have to decide whether its worth it. I find it difficult to hold down a job when I am always coming down with something. And that didnt even happen when the MS was at its worst for me.S ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis
3/3/2008 1:05:07 AM

Reviewer: 81l496, 55-64 Male 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:
I have been on Rebif for 3 years with either no or very mild flair ups. It sure has helped me and I recommend it. One thing though is that it stings when injected it has a ph of 3.8

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis
2/18/2008 3:33:55 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Overall this med. isn't that bad. It does leave bruising after inject. I had my first relapse after taking it for 4 months and that IV was no fun. I like that the rebif is so easy, esspecially for those who don't like needles.

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis
2/8/2008 9:47:40 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Either created or worsened depression to the point where I had suicidal ideas. After I stopped using it, these thoughts went away. My Neuro is changing my treatment to a non-interferon

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis
2/3/2008 9:38:55 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I've been using it for almost two months and I've seen significant improvement during this period. However, I can't honestly say if Rebif is responsible for my improvement or whether the disease is just going into remission. The only way to find out is to go off the drug and I can't take that chance, so I'll give Rebif a passing rating. I have thing about needles, too, but the ... Show Full Comment

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