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    Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Postmenopausal Early Breast Cancer
    7/20/2008 7:25:51 PM

    Reviewer: joyclown, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:

    Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Postmenopausal Early Breast Cancer
    7/3/2008 11:53:49 AM

    Reviewer: carol, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I experienced hot flashes, joint pain, insomnia, night sweats, and hot burning in my hands which caused me the most pain. The loss of libido and vaginal dryness did not help me. I also became a very angry person. I am now finished with the drug, and it was worth it!!

    Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Postmenopausal Early Breast Cancer
    6/24/2008 8:38:42 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I am so excited my Dr.said to quit taking femara for 1 month-then to try aromasin instead.Femara caused over 15 hot flashes per 24 hours-vitamins B6+E didn't help.It also gives me severe back,hip+leg pain.I am only 45 but feel 90.To help control weight gain I do Leslie Sansone exercise videos.This also gives an overall sense of well being.Exercise helps with depression and fatigue.Hopefully ar ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Postmenopausal Early Breast Cancer
    6/19/2008 7:11:16 AM

    Reviewer: karen, 45-54 Female 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:
    started 7 months ago - aches and pains all over and dry vagina - now have shoulder problems - want to try and stop taking it for a while and see if any change - if so, will need to decide quality of life against staying on it for another 4 years and suffering continual pain - wan't to play golf - which I miss so much

    Condition: Hormone Receptor Positive Postmenopausal Early Breast Cancer
    4/8/2008 2:05:34 PM

    Reviewer: aralia, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    The only obvious effect of the drug that I have experienced is vaginal dryness and lack of libido. I have aches and pains, but cannot attribute it to the Femera. At nearly 60 I still work and exercise, that may help reduce the effect. I have taken it for almost 2 years now and experienced no dramatic effects. If it keeps me cancer free I will give it kudos for effectiveness. I initially had a lump ... Show Full Comment

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