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Condition: Allergic Asthma
8/17/2013 8:27:33 PM

Reviewer: Janice, 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: 2

Comment:
Prevents breathing problems, no need to use inhaler in about a year now, BUT, I have headaches A LOT. several days per week. Sometimes lasts more than 24 hours. Lately I have been depressed, almost apathetic about everything, little joy in what used to give me pleasure. Think about not being here. I could never harm myself but these thoughts surprise me. Only thing is I am in a "coordinate ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Allergic Asthma
7/17/2013 5:48:15 PM

Reviewer: DannyVirgo, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
In the spring, my asthma is unbearable and the generic Singulair is the ONLY thing that has helped- Pulmicort, advair, etc. However, I have experienced the WORSE side effects ever! Last year I became extremely depressed but blamed it on life. Stopped taking it in the fall. I started back on it and the first three days, I would cry for absolutely no reason- no explanation. I realized the third nigh ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Allergic Asthma
7/4/2013 8:15:13 AM

Reviewer: BbqWhiz, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
The medicine worked great for allergy and asthma symptoms, but I give it 3 stars overall because of the cost. I was spending $75 per month until I found a coupon at http://www.singulaircoupon.org, and then I paid only $40. Now I just buy the generic form, montelukast, and it works just as well, and I pay even less!

Condition: Allergic Asthma
6/19/2013 11:20:54 PM

Reviewer: 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:
DO NOT TAKE THE GENERIC of Singulair if the non-generic was used to control asthma...the generic DOES NOT WORK!!! I can't get my pharmacy to get this straight..dr. faxed in Singulair and they have filled it with the generic 4 times in 2 weeks...all 90 day prescriptions...DUMB!!! The doctor put that it may not be substituted for generic, they called, got a nurse, who said it was ok, filled fo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Allergic Asthma
6/11/2013 8:56:35 PM

Reviewer: dcherry, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have experienced constant thoughts of suicide. Didn't know until checking on WebMD that Singulair could cause this.

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