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    Condition: Chronic Inflammatory Skin Disease Marked by Blisters
    3/14/2010 3:41:07 PM

    Reviewer: Cecilia, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    My blisters were gone, but the packaging is very difficult. Called the Co. 2x but this year they are very hard to open. My husband is strong and he had a hard time.

    Condition: Chronic Inflammatory Skin Disease Marked by Blisters
    1/4/2010 11:36:40 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I was diagnosed with dH about 5 years ago, prob had it much longer without knowing. Dapsone worked great, relieved itching in 24 hrs. Now take 100mg every 4 to 5 days and this avoids major flare ups though I still get itchy and uncomfortable feeling if I take any gluten foods. I try to be gluten free but that is almost impossible to achieve, Very concerned to read that Dapsone may not be availabl ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Chronic Inflammatory Skin Disease Marked by Blisters
    11/29/2009 3:31:14 PM

    Reviewer: Kathy, 45-54 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 diagnosed with Dermatitis Herpetiformis in 1979.I was covered head to toe in burning blisters. After starting on Dapsone & a Sulfa cream, my condition cleared very rapidly. I have had no side effects. My doctor keeps aclose eye on all my labs. Some mild anemia which he thinks may be the Dapsone. I continue to take 100 mg daily. Change in diet did very little. Only problem is pharmacey ha ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Chronic Inflammatory Skin Disease Marked by Blisters
    8/10/2009 10:55:44 AM

    Reviewer: David M, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Diagnosed with Dermatitis Herpetiformis in about 1968. Initial dose 200mg per day . Very effective at clearing skin blisters but severe headaches associated with the medication. Went on gluten free diet in about 1970. Reduced dosage to nil over 8 years. Now have to take Dapsone occasionally even though very strict with diet. Presumably more sensitive to gluten than I once was and some cross c ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Chronic Inflammatory Skin Disease Marked by Blisters
    7/25/2009 9:48:47 AM

    Reviewer: rx101534, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have taken this drug for 5 years. It helped alot for the first1-3 years but now I am in a "holding pattern"; not getting worse or improving. I have blisters in my nose that impairs my breathing, scarred tissue in 1 eye, & redness in my mouth.

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