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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Prempro Oral.

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Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
3/28/2008 4:52:34 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
No more hot flashes, but I am a stuffed sausage with sore breasts. And getting heavier. It's not worth the weight gain, and not being able to pick up my grandson because of my sore boobs.

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
3/25/2008 5:18:12 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Almost 4 years post menapausal. After 1 year tried lowest dose of Prempro did not help at all so I felt it was not worth the risk. Stopped use and tried to deal with the hot flashes, using every OTC, exercise, soymilk, every trick in the book. Everything helps a little bit for a little time then on to a new remedy. The sleep disruption and flashes have become unbearable. Went to a new OBGYN, put o ... Show Full Comment

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
3/18/2008 8:26:43 PM

Reviewer: jeaniesmth3, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
No periods were great...until I started taking prempro. You never know when you are going to spot so you have to where pads everywhere you go, otherwise you would surpised.

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
3/13/2008 12:26:53 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I don't like the weight gain, or lack of being able to lose weight, very frustrating any suggestions?I'm om the .45 dosage, and since I have started I have gained 6 pounds, and this is not good, foe one of my jobs is working for weight watchers, I was 8lbs away from my goal and now I'm 14lbs away, so I could use some suggestions, or tell me what the drug contains that makes you gain w ... Show Full Comment

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
3/6/2008 4:18:44 PM

Reviewer: Sandie, 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 was on prempro for more then a few years when the big scare came out. My Doctor thought it would be better for my health to go off of this medication I tried oh how I tried...Over the counter stuff, Sarafem and I still had hot flashes and horrible night sweats. I asked my md to please let me go back on the prempro and he did, he but me on the lowest dose and I've been hot flash and night ... Show Full Comment

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