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Condition: Visible Water Retention
2/16/2009 10:40:14 AM

Reviewer: gdamoff, 75 or over Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Had severe ankle and overall body swelling. Prescription was to take 3 times per week, M-W-F. It worked with the very first pill. I do notice occasional dizziness and low blood pressure. I had two knee and one hip replacement in 11 months that I attribute for the poor body fluid balance. Doctor never confirmed my supposition.

Condition: Visible Water Retention
11/19/2008 2:59:07 PM

Reviewer: bj, 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:

Condition: Visible Water Retention
11/16/2008 10:11:31 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I am a 53 year old male who has been HIV+ for the past 25 years as well as Hepatitis C for at least 18 years. Recently my lower limbs began to swell, my doctor prescribed 10mg of Furosemiede. I have beeen taking the prescription for a week and to no avail. My Testicles swelled and my legs are still swollen.

Condition: Visible Water Retention
11/13/2008 12:07:08 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
my feet and legs swelled uncomfortably, after 2 days of 20 mg once a day - all was good again. I didn't have any side effects, but was on it for only a short time.

Condition: Visible Water Retention
11/6/2008 11:15:10 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
My husband has been taking this med for some time now and he still has swollen legs especially in the right. Last night he went to the ER and they found a hernia in stomach blocking his small intestine and they drained his stomach and his legs went back to normal. Now I hope the confusion will go away, because he is not going to take this medication anymore, I'm throwing it away. P.S. His sto ... Show Full Comment

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