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Condition: Irritable Colon
5/5/2015 10:27:52 PM

Reviewer: James, 65-74 Male 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:
Long time user. I was swithed by my insurance company to the generic brand of bentyl because it was cheaper. The generic did not work. Had the insurance company change back to bentyl brand to realize the benefits. Weird how the generics did not work.

Condition: Irritable Colon
4/14/2015 8:58:42 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Perscribed Bentyl after visiting the ER with severe stomach/hiatal hernia problems. it worked a little bit to relieve the cramping, but I didn't think it was going to have horrible side effects. made me think I was having panic attacks. would get very hot, and the feeling of restlessness/ claustrophobia would overwhelm me. then the heat would subside into chills, and if i would think about ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Irritable Colon
1/27/2015 1:13:10 AM

Reviewer: Squeak, 25-34 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 have excruciating pain with stomach cramping, hot flashes and vomiting. This medication has been the only one that has ever helped. It is amazing!

Condition: Irritable Colon
1/17/2015 2:00:13 PM

Reviewer: bentylj5ykuc, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

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Condition: Irritable Colon
9/28/2014 12:57:03 PM

Reviewer: Jaylynn, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Although I don't like the groggy feeling that is a side effect, I love it that 20 minutes after I take Bentyl I no longer spasm. IBS is so debilitating - I read that it's a primary cause of absence from work. I'll take the side effects over the cramping any day.

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