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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Clozaril oral.

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21 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Schizophrenia
11/13/2013 5:39:53 PM

Reviewer: N/A, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

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Condition: Schizophrenia
9/7/2013 12:01:24 AM

Reviewer: SunnyJ77, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My daughter has bipolar 1 and schizophrenia which I am told in combination is called "schizo-affective disorder." Going on 7 years we have had no success with any of the medications she has tried since day one. We were so-o-o-o hopeful to start Clozaril and went through all of the trouble of weekly blood tests etc. It was absolutely the only drug out of a dozen my daughter had tried in ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Schizophrenia
4/23/2013 8:56:20 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
After being dx year ago. With a 4 Mth hospitalization 3 atypical antipsychotics he was put on Cloazaril. All I can say is wow! Within 3 mths he is working and happy - Downside-Sleepy,Weekly blood work and weight gain

Condition: Schizophrenia
9/19/2012 1:45:20 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This medication has helped me deal with the voices. I would recommend it to those individuals seeking relief.

Condition: Schizophrenia
4/23/2012 11:50:26 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Clozaril is the only medication that worked for my schizoaffective disorder. I became a functioning human being and able to participate in every day life without voices constantly hounding me and confusing me. The only draw back to this medication is that you have to get your blood drawn once a week for a whole year and if after that your stable it's fine but if your test comes back too low ... Show Full Comment

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