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    Condition: Myasthenia Gravis
    2/15/2016 1:58:57 PM

    Reviewer: Karen Elliott, 45-54 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was, I believe, wrongly diagnosed with Myasthenia Gravis in July 2014 and given Mestinon. I was extremely sick for the first week of taking Mestinon, but the double vision which first appeared in May 2014 didn't seem so bad. I continued taking the drug until June 2015. Every test for Myasthenia,came back clear including brain scans, chest scans, blood tests and electrodes in my arms, legs an ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Myasthenia Gravis
    9/28/2015 1:34:40 PM

    Reviewer: Ron MG, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been on this drug since 1993. At first (6 mos) the muscle spasms were wild. After that, the body absorbed easily and fatigue eased. I take 60mg in the morning with food, 2-3 PM and before I go to sleep. I sleep for 6-7 hours regularly.

    Condition: Myasthenia Gravis
    9/10/2015 7:52:03 PM

    Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Doctors promised I would be good as new with combo drugs first vist back one month later doing good but all sorts of things started weird things they said um, that's odd must be the med s let's wait and see. Comeback in thre months .went back in three months with even more pain and deep depression ( doctors ) um that's not typical of mg lets up the doses. See you in six month. Return ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Myasthenia Gravis
    7/24/2015 9:28:21 AM

    Reviewer: tramp, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    only problem is i have an irregular heart rhythm and i read it is a side effect of mestinon.

    Condition: Myasthenia Gravis
    6/5/2015 6:52:13 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I have been on Mestinon for 3 weeks. I have had some strange reactions to it. I have decreased appetite. I have also not been able to eat eggs that are not baked into something, tortilla/corn chips and most spic foods. Any of these foods combined with the meds, I get a headache and become dizzy. When I first began taking the meds, I had stomach cramps, leg cramps and nausea. After increasing m ... Show Full Comment

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