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Condition: Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol
5/22/2008 8:04:27 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Just started medication,side effect is mostly agitation.

Condition: Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol
5/19/2008 4:50:25 PM

Reviewer: Liz, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I started taking antabuse five days ago and I have been experiencing fatigue and abdominal pain - but I have not wanted to drink. I read in one article that some symptoms go away after a week or so. I have a follow up with the doc in two days.

Condition: Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol
5/16/2008 11:40:19 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My doctor informed me I will get sick if I drink alcohol while on the medicine. The fear of this has been helping me alot. Don't expect the craving for alcohol to stop.

Condition: Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol
5/14/2008 11:36:51 AM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
did not make me puche as promissed

Condition: Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol
5/13/2008 7:28:28 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
The effectiveness of Antabuse comes from fear, at least for me. I did not want to become violently ill from drinking alcohol or breaking out in a rash or other topical irritations from coming in contact with products that contain alcohol. Yes, it does effect you if you use, for instance, hand lotion that contains alcohol. Antabuse does not stop the physiological desire to drink. It is merely a ... Show Full Comment

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