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Condition: Blood Clot in Lung
12/8/2007 12:45:26 PM

Reviewer: ykinky1964, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have an PE at the moment which my doctor put me on this drug for.I found it easy to use but i didn't like all the potential problems that i found out it can cause.The only reason i agreed to be on it is because i was told this is the most effective medicine of it's kind on the market and hopefully i won't have to be on it for long.

Condition: Blood Clot in Lung
10/21/2007 10:09:59 PM

Reviewer: frodo, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had multiple blood clots in my lungs after a plane trip and continued to have more over a period of several months. I've been on coumadin for 10 years now and other than having to be careful in eating too much of vegetables with Vit K it's been no problem.

Condition: Blood Clot in Lung
10/11/2007 3:38:26 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I've been on this stuff since may 07 and will be off by december 07. It can tear your stomach up if you don't eat before taking it. I'm always tired. It take great effort to get motivated to do chores and such. Its a nessesary evil after the medical complication I had (Pulmanary embolism), but I will be dancing a Jig when its done with.

Condition: Blood Clot in Lung
9/25/2007 1:08:30 AM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
The side effects of this medicine is often overlooked. Everyone is quick to say how wonderful the medicine is, but no one takes the time to explain the side effects. Severe hair loss, fatigue, the major changes in diet, unexplained bleeding, chest pain and let's not even mention the way that you have to be extra careful to ensure that you don't injure yourself and cause internal bleeding ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Blood Clot in Lung
9/21/2007 6:20:26 PM

Reviewer: OBATALA05@AOL.COM, 25-34 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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