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    Condition: Pseudotumor Cerebri
    2/26/2009 9:04:35 PM

    Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I was diagnosed with Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension on Jan 09. It is basically Psudotumor Cerebri. I had a spinal tap done and started taking Diamox early Feb. I have not noticed any difference in my symptoms. The only side effects that I get is tingling in the hands and feet sometimes. I have not been sick or dizzy. It did cut my appepitite for about two weeks. I still cant eat as much ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Pseudotumor Cerebri
    2/16/2009 9:52:12 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I have been taking 500 mg of generic Diamox for about 3 weeks since being diagnosed with IIH. I was extremely dizzy and nauseous for the first week on the medicine. After that, I started to feel better, but I still have really annoying side effects. I am constantly tired (even after 12 hours of sleep), I'm sometimes short of breath, and the tingling in my feet and hands drives me crazy. I have ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Pseudotumor Cerebri
    2/4/2009 12:53:57 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I have only been taking this drug for a day and a half and the side effects are terrible. I will try to hang in there though. I had pseudotumor cerebri 20 years ago and they think it may be back. They treated my condition much more aggressively back then with better results. They relied on spinal taps daily for a week to get the pressure under control and also steriods and a different diaretic. I ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Pseudotumor Cerebri
    1/5/2009 7:23:16 AM

    Reviewer: katie, 19-24 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I started this med. about a month ago. I can deal with side effects but it hasn't seemed to help my pain. My back neck and head still always hurt. I am using the generic. I would consider a shunt but I'd like to know If anyone has or had anything similar? Kaitlinestepp@gmail.com

    Condition: Pseudotumor Cerebri
    1/2/2009 9:23:55 PM

    Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I am a 16 year old female and I was diagnosed with Pseudo Tumor in October of 2008 and since then I have been taking this medecine. My doctor says it is doing its job but I feel no change. I still have major migraines everyday, my neck is constantly stiff and my back hurts off and on. I have experienced side effects similar to those of most people on it; extreme tingling in feet and hands, dizzine ... Show Full Comment

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