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    Condition: Pseudotumor Cerebri
    3/24/2011 8:00:23 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    i was very tired i could not get out of bed i was put on a very high dose because my vision was getting bad very quickly it was to much to fast and know i have to get a shunt put in

    Condition: Pseudotumor Cerebri
    3/12/2011 12:25:09 AM

    Reviewer: mid, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    The side effects suck. There's no getting past that. I bitter and resentful all the time. My hands and feet and face tingle all the time. My eyes are constantly twitching. The dry mouth is unfortunate, too. However, it has helped decrease the pressure in my eyes :) I think all the of the above is a small price to pay for one's eyesight.

    Condition: Pseudotumor Cerebri
    1/19/2011 5:56:47 AM

    Reviewer: Sarah, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have been taking Acetazpolamide for over 2 and half years and apart from feeling lazy, peeing like a racehorse & tingling in my fingers and toes I am just so greatful I no longer have papilloedema! I started on 500mg a aday but now manage on 250mg. I still am a total Coca Cola addict just never had the change in taste!

    Condition: Pseudotumor Cerebri
    12/9/2010 6:57:44 AM

    Reviewer: Chubby, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have Pseudotumor Cerebri and have been on diamox for 4 years. My life for almost 2 years before diagnosis was constant visits to doctors and Emergency Rooms to figure out what was going on. I found a awsome nerologist who reviewed my chart and notes from 8 doctors put me on diamox 500 mg 2x daily. After taking this medication for 3 days I no longer had thumping in my ears, my vision was not b ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Pseudotumor Cerebri
    10/12/2010 7:22:40 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I haven't been to the Neurologist in over a month and only went like a week and a half after my first lumbar puncture/start of this medication so I'm not totally sure yet which has made the difference but my vision has been 100% better. I've had no dizzy side effects but do get the numbness and tingling in my fingers, as well as a twitchy eye lid or lip evrey once in a while which isn& ... Show Full Comment

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